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Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 03-08-2012, 01:32 AM
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Posted By 2funkids
Perfect, I clean the keg anyway after a batch so...

Perfect, I clean the keg anyway after a batch so this is the way to go, thanks. I tend to overthink things...:mug:
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 03-08-2012, 01:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 467
Posted By 2funkids
Cleaning tap lines and taps with one pass of solution

I am looking for some advice on how to clean all my tap lines without a bunch of disassembly.

My thought is to daisy chain all the lines but I donít know how to attach the keg line out couplers...
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 10-11-2011, 10:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 565
Posted By 2funkids
Dump from Conical

So what I am hearing is that the risk of using the 3 month old Yeast is worth saving the $7 vs. using a new vial. I am going with it because I would like to start using my old yeast. I had a concern...
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 10-10-2011, 09:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 565
Posted By 2funkids
First time using Yeast dump from conical

Hi all, I have my first yeast dump that is in a mason jar and the yeast is about 1" thick in the canning Jar. It is 3 months old today and it has been in the refrigerator. It smells nice. So, I want...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 07-27-2011, 12:03 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,245
Posted By 2funkids
Brewhemoth chiller

No need to reduce using the diaphram. 1/4" id line does it all. 30 lbs of pressure at 1 gallon pushes it through fine. So far I have 2 batches done using this pump. Self priming is a really nice...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 07-05-2011, 01:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,360
Posted By 2funkids
Brewhemoth

Wow, thanks, so what would be the best way to provide Steril Air, a starsan soaked rag over one of my tri clamp openings at the top of the fermenter?
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 07-05-2011, 01:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,245
Posted By 2funkids
Brewhemoth chiller Pump

I have had the chiller up and running with a Ranco and the Tool-NorthStar 12 Volt On-Demand Diaphragm Pump - 1 GPM @ 40 PSI, for about 3 day's now. I Couldn't be happier. A word of caution though,...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 07-04-2011, 02:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,360
Posted By 2funkids
Jet engine Brewhemoth

So I built a little element that tri-clamps into the bottom of my Brewhemoth to Steam sterilize my conical to kill all the little nasties. I had a 1Ē braided blow off hose into 2-1/2 to 3 gallons of...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 06-19-2011, 03:57 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,245
Posted By 2funkids
Brewhemoth chiller pump

I ordered this from Norther Tool-NorthStar 12 Volt On-Demand Diaphragm Pump - 1 GPM @ 40 PSI

My fingers are crossed as my only concern would be that it could potentially take 40 PSI to push the...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 06-18-2011, 08:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,245
Posted By 2funkids
Brewhemoth Chiller pump

I am wondering what pumps are recommended for a Brewhemoth chiller? The Chiller is 1/4" stainless so the back pressure is pretty high. I plan to use a bucket of water in my refrigerator and some...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 06-06-2011, 04:49 PM
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Views: 150,439
Posted By 2funkids
Adapter for element

Exactly what I was looking for....:mug:
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 06-05-2011, 02:49 PM
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Views: 150,439
Posted By 2funkids
Ordered mine April 21st

Has anyone that ordered their Brewhemoth on or after April 21, 2011 received ship confirmation yet? Mine is still in process. The last update I got was that there was some machine availability...
Forum: DIY Projects 05-29-2011, 11:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 499
Posted By 2funkids
Air lock question

Ok, I will try this, but I am still not understanding where the air in the pump line is going to go? Will it go up and settle again in the highest location or does the pump pull the air out first...
Forum: DIY Projects 05-29-2011, 12:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 499
Posted By 2funkids
airlock question

Does anyone else have problems with airlock in the high spots of their systems? I am talking about where the dip tube in the kettles come up a couple of inches and through the bulkhead fitting then...
Forum: DIY Projects 05-20-2011, 01:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,365
Posted By 2funkids
BendBrewer, do you mind posting a pic of this?

BendBrewer, do you mind posting a pic of this?
Forum: Brew Science 03-09-2011, 12:19 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,192
Posted By 2funkids
Ph

I pulled the trigger and couldn't be more satisified. I have been following AJ's recommendations and am learning a lot about PH. GET THE METER AND DONT LOOK BACK! If your the type that doesn't...
Forum: Brew Science 10-31-2010, 10:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,161
Posted By 2funkids
A.J. Thanks for the guidance on this, this is...

A.J. Thanks for the guidance on this, this is VERY helpful. Now I am curious why the PH reading on the RO was what it was. Back when I stopped at a local water conditioning business that does RO...
Forum: Brew Science 10-31-2010, 06:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,161
Posted By 2funkids
Beginnerís observations using a PH meter for the first time.

Fellow Brewers, after reading AJís posts I found a great deal on Amazon for a Hanna Instruments Bench PH/ORP meter HI4221-01 (if you watch closely you may find that Amazon seems to throw out...
Forum: Brew Science 08-29-2010, 06:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,130
Posted By 2funkids
Ajd, thanks for the reply, it is very...

Ajd, thanks for the reply, it is very appreciated. I envy your knowledge and I am looking forward to brewing next. I wish I could afford a meter with the bells and whistles but I can’t right now. ...
Forum: Brew Science 08-27-2010, 01:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 936
Posted By 2funkids
I also have a question regarding PH in the mash. ...

I also have a question regarding PH in the mash. If I use Acid to control it how much time do I actually have to fiddle with it before it's too late? What method do you all use other than...
Forum: Brew Science 08-27-2010, 12:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 936
Posted By 2funkids
Aj, I once read that Ca helps keeping the mash...

Aj,
I once read that Ca helps keeping the mash from getting sticky. Do you have any experience with this? I have also been reading your posts and I currently build water from RO. Lately I have...
Forum: Brew Science 08-18-2010, 01:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,130
Posted By 2funkids
Check this out. SJ really gave me a good tip...

Check this out. SJ really gave me a good tip here...http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f128/help-water-recipe-ipa-using-ro-176902/
Forum: Sponsor Giveaways 08-18-2010, 01:06 AM
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Views: 47,039
Posted By 2funkids
Thanks!...they look really nice!

Thanks!...they look really nice!
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 05-12-2010, 01:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 556
Posted By 2funkids
Sediment on the in "sides" of my bottles

I poured 3/4 of a bottle of English ale that has been aging for 6-8 weeks and it had a ton of particles floating around in it. The bottles have been in the closet and last week I carefully put two...
Forum: Brew Science 05-10-2010, 11:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,532
Posted By 2funkids
Thanks for the recommendations I am going to run...

Thanks for the recommendations I am going to run with these. Both you guys are saying that my Ratio was not in the bitter category and I agree, I don't know why but I have been a little leery of...
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