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Posted in thread: Natural Carb taking the day off on 10-19-2010 at 01:42 AM
Well... just kegged the 4th batch (that I've kegged rather than bottled). Alot of promise on
this one, a chipotle porter, jalepenos in the boil and a chipotle tincture at kegging.. tastes
amazing pre ...
Posted in thread: Corny Gas Post Leak on 08-07-2010 at 05:10 PM
weirdboy - thanks for responding. its definately the gas post. its notched around the base and
it does fit the gas hookup.. in the past ive accidentally hooked a gas line to a liquid post,
it doesnt r...
Posted in thread: Corny Gas Post Leak on 08-07-2010 at 04:53 PM
Dwain, thanks for the response.. I have indeed already been through the steps you listed, as I
would hope anyone would.. still no luck. Soap and water ( i use windex ) didnt reveal the
source and as I...
Posted in thread: Corny Gas Post Leak on 08-07-2010 at 04:36 PM
It seems one of my cornys has a leak when I hook a gas line up to it, something to do with the
gas post. It holds pressure just fine when not hooked up. I've tried several gas connectors,
all had the ...
Posted in thread: Scaling Recipes.. on 05-05-2010 at 08:17 PM
Yeah, the math on the base ingredients makes perfect sense, as does using the entire yeast
starter... its more the ingredients such as yeast nutrient and energizer that I've not used
before (... in br...
Posted in thread: Scaling Recipes.. on 05-05-2010 at 04:24 PM
Quick question on scaling mead recipes..do the ingredients more or less scale linearly, say if
for instance I wanted to do 3 gallon batches instead of 5 gallon?how does this effect additions
of yeast ...
Posted in thread: Beer backflow into regulator.. on 05-02-2010 at 11:38 PM
Well... in my bone headed move of the week I disassembled my kegerator beer and gas lines
(which Ive done a thousand times) to take them to a party, and then proceeded to switch the
lines when hooking...
Posted in thread: Possible Regulator Leak on 04-28-2010 at 03:29 PM
There is a washer embedded in the regulator flange where it would contact the CO2 valve, but
not then a separate one that would cover the entirety of the contact surface. I've read about
the weep hole...
Posted in thread: Possible Regulator Leak on 04-28-2010 at 01:42 PM
I believe I have a hole in the stem of my regulator unit at the flange where it connects to the
CO2 tank. I have always had problems with it leaking gas there, but have always managed to get
it to sea...
Posted in thread: Frustration on 03-25-2009 at 11:16 AM
Again, thanks to everyone for the kind advice.The first batch was bottled 9/17/08, and the most
recent was bottled 1/6/09. There are still bottles left of each so they've had some time to
hang out. Th...