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Forum: Bottling/Kegging 09-26-2013, 03:32 AM
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Posted By fakr
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Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 08-10-2013, 06:45 PM
Replies: 892
Views: 151,573
Posted By fakr
Without co2 back pressure you'll end up with...

Without co2 back pressure you'll end up with dribble pours and flat beer.

Download a psi vs temp for volumes of co2 you want in your beer and adjust your beer line length and size accordingly.
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Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 08-10-2013, 05:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 975
Posted By fakr
I'd probably stick with the racking port. The...

I'd probably stick with the racking port. The dead space is only a pint or so out of 20gal.
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 08-10-2013, 05:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 975
Posted By fakr
This could work well if you had, lets say 2...

This could work well if you had, lets say 2 conicals. One as a fermenter and the other as a fright tank in a fridge. The bright tank one could be transferred to from the fermenter and would give...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 08-10-2013, 05:03 PM
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Views: 151,573
Posted By fakr
Thats true Dale. A couple of dumps just before...

Thats true Dale. A couple of dumps just before bottling/kegging works well. Just not sure how clear each glass would be for the first third or so of the brewhemoth if you fermented and served out...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 08-10-2013, 04:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,847
Posted By fakr
I wanted to mention that a buddy of mine is now...

I wanted to mention that a buddy of mine is now using sight glasses on the bottom of his brewhemoths, not for collecting yeast, but to help with only dumping trub and yeast, not beer.
He waits for...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 08-10-2013, 04:17 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 22,812
Posted By fakr
Best to confirm with the pump manufacturer just...

Best to confirm with the pump manufacturer just in case.
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 08-10-2013, 04:09 PM
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Views: 151,573
Posted By fakr
If you had another fridge with a tap for kegs,...

If you had another fridge with a tap for kegs, you could use the brewhemoth as a big keg until just before brew day, then transfer the remainder of the beer into kegs and put them in your keg fridge....
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 04-16-2013, 04:46 PM
Replies: 892
Views: 151,573
Posted By fakr
Ah, I ask because I have a chest freezer with a...

Ah, I ask because I have a chest freezer with a custom box built on top...If I remember correctly the dimentions are 26"x46" and holds both of them, though it's a tight squeeze.

Problem I found...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 04-16-2013, 03:48 PM
Replies: 892
Views: 151,573
Posted By fakr
stand up or chest freezer?

stand up or chest freezer?
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 04-16-2013, 01:21 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 22,812
Posted By fakr
That pump won't do for that big of a cip as its...

That pump won't do for that big of a cip as its only rated for 948GPH, which is about a litre per second. you're going to want a higher flow like 2500+GPH. don't worry about the pressure rating. ...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 04-04-2013, 01:43 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 22,812
Posted By fakr
The liberty HT41M sump pump I bought a couple of...

The liberty HT41M sump pump I bought a couple of weeks ago works extremely well. AT 60GPM and 200F rating, it blasts the inside of my brewhemoths. Very much worth the money.

The hardest part...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 03-12-2013, 09:59 PM
Replies: 892
Views: 151,573
Posted By fakr
Inline regulators, like in the pic, typically...

Inline regulators, like in the pic, typically bleed off excess pressure from kegs when you adjust the pressure down...and that's exactly what a spunding valve does.

The bonus about using a quality...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 03-12-2013, 09:55 PM
Replies: 892
Views: 151,573
Posted By fakr
Here's a pic of what I'm talking about..it...

Here's a pic of what I'm talking about..it doesn't show the port on the top of the brewhemoth but you get the point.
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Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 03-12-2013, 09:52 PM
Replies: 892
Views: 151,573
Posted By fakr
The only suggestion I have for you is to mix up...

The only suggestion I have for you is to mix up some rinseless sanitizer, like starsan, in the brewhemoth with the spunding valve attached to the dump or racking port. Turn the pressure knob to...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 03-04-2013, 01:59 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 22,812
Posted By fakr
Guys, I did a little research on the sump pump I...

Guys, I did a little research on the sump pump I bought and thought I should share the information I found.

It appears as though most sump pumps that are not rated for hotter temperatures (most...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 02-26-2013, 11:13 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 22,812
Posted By fakr
haha! yeah, maybe!

haha! yeah, maybe!
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 02-25-2013, 06:50 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 22,812
Posted By fakr
Hmmm, did you use hot water? maybe the pump...

Hmmm, did you use hot water? maybe the pump overheated and sprung a leak?
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 02-25-2013, 06:40 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 22,812
Posted By fakr
Actually, now that I think of it, the PBW I ran...

Actually, now that I think of it, the PBW I ran through my brewhemoths the first time came out oily too. The brewhemoths, I'm assuming, have a "factory" oil coating on them that needs to be fully...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 02-25-2013, 06:31 PM
Replies: 892
Views: 151,573
Posted By fakr
yeah, I'd be concerned with sanitation as well,...

yeah, I'd be concerned with sanitation as well, though the same type idea works well with mash tuns.

Personally, if I was you, I would buy either

1. A TC thermowell...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 02-25-2013, 05:36 PM
Replies: 892
Views: 151,573
Posted By fakr
I also had them add an additional 1" port on mine...

I also had them add an additional 1" port on mine for a thermowell.
If you're dead set on using a analog thermometer, you could always buy one of their 1" TC fittings with a 1/4" female NPT...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 02-25-2013, 03:34 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 22,812
Posted By fakr
So the new pump you bought is leaking oil? maybe...

So the new pump you bought is leaking oil? maybe it was coated with oil from the factory and should have been cleaned first? Not sure.

Maybe pump water through it, back into its own bucket, then...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 02-25-2013, 02:12 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 22,812
Posted By fakr
How big is the CIP ball you're using jcaudill? ...

How big is the CIP ball you're using jcaudill?

What I noticed with the shurflow is the output was similar to a house water tap. If I restricted the flow with my finger, it would spray high...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 02-25-2013, 01:48 PM
Replies: 892
Views: 151,573
Posted By fakr
Hey Guys, pride aside, I want to mention that the...

Hey Guys, pride aside, I want to mention that the shurflow pump I mentioned above just doesn't push enough to really clean the inside of the brewhemoth very well. I don't want anyone ordering one...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 02-25-2013, 01:44 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 22,812
Posted By fakr
Pride aside, I want to mention that the shurflow...

Pride aside, I want to mention that the shurflow pump I mentioned above just doesn't push enough to really clean the inside of the brewhemoth very well. I don't want anyone ordering one because I...
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