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Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 10-12-2013, 11:04 PM
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Posted By farny
An update: I've brewed two batches since I...

An update:

I've brewed two batches since I last posted on here. I believed that the fitting that goes through the screen was getting pushed up agains the bottom of the mash tun which was sealing...
Forum: Soda Making 09-08-2013, 06:07 PM
Replies: 4
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Posted By farny
Rootbeer (Bottled from Keg) Bottle bomb

Just as I was going to bed last night I heard shattering glass which I pinned to roommates dropping something, then it woke me up again at 3am. I went and checked what it was turned out it was my...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 09-02-2013, 04:24 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,636
Posted By farny
I use this tubing from morebeer...

I use this tubing from morebeer (http://morebeer.com/products/tubing-silicone-38-id-foot.html). I live close to their warehouse so all my stuff is from them. When I add the rice hulls it's after...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 08-29-2013, 03:52 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,636
Posted By farny
I do always stir when I pour the grain in, what I...

I do always stir when I pour the grain in, what I meant was that I didn't stir every 15 min during the mash like I normally do. Stirring the mash right before vorlauf sounds like it could be a good...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 08-27-2013, 05:22 AM
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Posted By farny
I don't use many flaked grains or rye, actually I...

I don't use many flaked grains or rye, actually I think I've only used oats in one brew ever. It's a problem in almost any hobby, you buy upgraded equipment to solve a problem and it opens up twice...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 08-27-2013, 01:27 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,636
Posted By farny
I did try probably a quarter pound of rice hulls...

I did try probably a quarter pound of rice hulls in my second batch. I also tried not stirring the mash because I was afraid that the first time I may have got some grains under the false bottom and...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 08-25-2013, 10:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,636
Posted By farny
Stuck Mash Again!

I've brewed all grain for almost a year now and have been using the 5gal cooler mash tun with stainless braid with no issues. Two brews ago I decided I wanted to squeeze a few more efficiency points...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 11-20-2012, 01:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,124
Posted By farny
Another thing to think about, I was faced with...

Another thing to think about, I was faced with this same question last week when I brewed. I had a yeast cake from bottling the night before and I was going to brew 2 brews the next day. I could...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 11-10-2012, 01:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 329
Posted By farny
10 gallon batch w/ 5 gallon cooler

I'd like to make 10 gallons of the same ingredients beer. I was wondering if I could do 1 mash then run it all out as a normal 5 gallon batch, then cover up my kettle and mash another 5 gallon batch...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 10-31-2012, 05:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 830
Posted By farny
If I were to make one Id get a brass ball valve...

If I were to make one Id get a brass ball valve plus check valve on each line. Not sure if that is price worthy over just buying: 2 way gas manifold...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 10-31-2012, 03:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 830
Posted By farny
Expanding to 2 kegs

Hello,
I got my first keg a couple weeks ago and love it. I want to have beer always on tap so I figure I need another keg so one can be carbing while the other is serving (quite a bit of...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 10-29-2012, 08:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 458
Posted By farny
Yea I guess I should do a test to see how much...

Yea I guess I should do a test to see how much actually boils off for a given time and fuel knob position.


The honey porter has been in the fermenter since Saturday. Is it too late to add some...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 10-29-2012, 08:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 458
Posted By farny
Interesting I didn't think about adding water...

Interesting I didn't think about adding water after the boil. Should I be concerned with bacteria in the water then? I thought boil off was also a function of firing rate of the burner. I could...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 10-29-2012, 03:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 458
Posted By farny
That kind of what I thought too about the...

That kind of what I thought too about the torrified wheat. Most of the grains were popped open though so I figured I would be okay. Also the LHBS had them vacuum packed in 1lb bags so I'm not sure...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 10-28-2012, 06:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 458
Posted By farny
Brew day results questions all grain

I did a double brew yesterday as my 3rd and 4th batch. 3rd batch was the white house honey porter as a kit from morebeer. Brew went well but ended up boiling off more than planned to I ended up...
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