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Forum: General Beer Discussion 05-26-2013, 05:59 AM
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Posted By gointomexico
I used to mash in my BK. I used a grain bag as a...

I used to mash in my BK. I used a grain bag as a LT, many many years ago. I would put my BK in the oven on low, or off to keep the temp up. I didn't direct fire my mt.
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 05-23-2013, 03:53 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,239
Posted By gointomexico
i use this type, easier to read quickly: ...

i use this type, easier to read quickly:
http://www.williamsbrewing.com/40-to-70-pH-TEST-STRIPS--P1001.aspx
Forum: DIY Projects 05-23-2013, 03:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 967
Posted By gointomexico
I think it also has to do with atmospheric...

I think it also has to do with atmospheric pressure. I'm at 5k ft in altitude, and run a 10' line. Its not all for not however, much easier to shorten the line.
Forum: DIY Projects 05-22-2013, 04:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 967
Posted By gointomexico
I bought a facet wrench and it sure makes things...

I bought a facet wrench and it sure makes things easier. They are also pretty cheap, like under 10 bucks.

Also, can you link the instructions? I have a hard time removing the facet on the back,...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 05-22-2013, 04:02 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,239
Posted By gointomexico
Cirsp has a pretty low diastic power of 55L,...

Cirsp has a pretty low diastic power of 55L, which is higher than mine (bairds) of 45L. I get mixed reports of the DP of crisp, so its hard to tell:...
Forum: DIY Projects 05-21-2013, 06:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 967
Posted By gointomexico
I have often thought the same thing as you. Due...

I have often thought the same thing as you. Due to my paranoia, I bought new beer lines and replaced the old lines. I also used the crimp clips instead of the screw on ones cus the back of the tower...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 05-21-2013, 05:31 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,239
Posted By gointomexico
What was your base malt, and at what percentage?...

What was your base malt, and at what percentage? Just wondering about the diastic power of the mash. With my stouts, I have to ad AM. 2 row to the english malt to get the efficiency up.

The other...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 05-21-2013, 05:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 281
Posted By gointomexico
At J Wells, I leave the liquid lines connected,...

At J Wells, I leave the liquid lines connected, but disconnect the gas. We have 10' lines so the pressure is around 10psi to pour (this is at 4k ft elevation). This does a couple of other things like...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 05-16-2013, 07:09 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 14,963
Posted By gointomexico
So, after a few uses, I thing the setup I have is...

So, after a few uses, I thing the setup I have is fine. I would like to upgrade to an electric HLT so that I wouldn't have to wait around for strike or sparge water to heat up, and shorten my brew...
Forum: General Techniques 04-17-2013, 06:47 AM
Replies: 266
Views: 64,251
Posted By gointomexico
I tested a hot hop stand at 190-200F, but it...

I tested a hot hop stand at 190-200F, but it didnt seem to work for me. Someone could have said in an earlier post, or I misunderstood, but I can try an cooler hop stand next time.

The hops stands...
Forum: Home Brewing Photo Forum 04-17-2013, 06:02 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 24,310
Posted By gointomexico
More pictures are necessary, I agree. I try to...

More pictures are necessary, I agree. I try to stick to 2 or 3 posts a day on FB as to not spam anyone. I haven't updated this thread in a bit because I got behind in brewing. Now that all the...
Forum: General Techniques 04-01-2013, 06:33 AM
Replies: 266
Views: 64,251
Posted By gointomexico
Subscribed!

Subscribed!
Forum: DIY Projects 03-19-2013, 05:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 280
Posted By gointomexico
I went downstairs to see if I have the same...

I went downstairs to see if I have the same setup. The burner loos the same as you have pictured, and my regulator is 10 psi. I swore when I bought the thing it said it was 55k btu. It was a walmart...
Forum: DIY Projects 03-19-2013, 03:30 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,873
Posted By gointomexico
I used chepo green hose and it had lots of leaks...

I used chepo green hose and it had lots of leaks after two years of weekly/bi weekly use. Duct tape works to seal leaks for a few batches. IMHO its junk. If I did it again, I would spring for...
Forum: DIY Projects 03-19-2013, 03:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 280
Posted By gointomexico
I use the 150k one, i didn't realize it was 150k...

I use the 150k one, i didn't realize it was 150k btu. It takes me about 1 hour to bring 15 gallons of water to a boil.
Forum: DIY Projects 03-13-2013, 03:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,510
Posted By gointomexico
I use only food grade ss, only like 40 dollars...

I use only food grade ss, only like 40 dollars more. Why risk it?
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 03-13-2013, 03:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,621
Posted By gointomexico
Boil off is much larger with a smaller batch in a...

Boil off is much larger with a smaller batch in a 55 gallon kettle, and boil control is significantly harder with a 55 gallon kettle with a small batch. Smallest size for 55 gallons (my setup...
Forum: Home Brewing Photo Forum 03-11-2013, 07:02 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 24,310
Posted By gointomexico
So, about the corny lines, I fill them and shake...

So, about the corny lines, I fill them and shake to force carbonate. After they are chilled they are ready to go. So, about a day after force carbonating I will serve them. Some of the others age cus...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 03-05-2013, 10:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 580
Posted By gointomexico
I'm glad the acid worked. I used oxy clean up...

I'm glad the acid worked. I used oxy clean up until August of last year. 1T per gallon is the concentration i used, sometimes 2.
Forum: Home Brewing Photo Forum 03-05-2013, 10:50 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 24,310
Posted By gointomexico
thanks!

thanks!
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 02-26-2013, 04:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 589
Posted By gointomexico
oh! well, if i had a conical, id be dumping the...

oh! well, if i had a conical, id be dumping the yeast after you have reached FG for at least a week or two. I don't secondary, but there's no reason to take unnecessary risks. IMHO if you have a...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 02-25-2013, 06:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 589
Posted By gointomexico
FWIW, I stopped using a secondary many years ago.

FWIW, I stopped using a secondary many years ago.
Forum: DIY Projects 02-24-2013, 01:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,510
Posted By gointomexico
If someone else finds this post, I went ahead...

If someone else finds this post, I went ahead with used ss barrels from http://usedstainlesssteelbarrels.com/ the food grade ones. Works, no issues with licencing.
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-24-2013, 01:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 580
Posted By gointomexico
PBW works a little bit better for me than...

PBW works a little bit better for me than oxyclean. Could just be me.
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 02-24-2013, 01:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 579
Posted By gointomexico
I'd say go for it.

I'd say go for it.
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