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Forum: Bottling/Kegging 10-19-2013, 10:18 PM
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Posted By w1dow
most aquatic shops that sell marine fish will do...

most aquatic shops that sell marine fish will do a co2 topup service and 9/10 times it will be food grade co2
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 10-18-2013, 06:59 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By w1dow
Sod it, I'll just get the co2 cap for the bulbs

Sod it, I'll just get the co2 cap for the bulbs
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 10-17-2013, 07:48 PM
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Posted By w1dow
don't have any of those stores here lol i'm in...

don't have any of those stores here lol i'm in the UK.

Ok so my regulator that fits onto the cylinder is a CGA320, will do some more googling and see if i can find any info.

seems this is an...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 10-17-2013, 02:16 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By w1dow
I think this fitment is a 3/4 inch bsp,,... I...

I think this fitment is a 3/4 inch bsp,,... I think if that helps
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 10-17-2013, 05:30 AM
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Posted By w1dow
Anyone?

Anyone?
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 10-16-2013, 08:39 PM
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Views: 326
Posted By w1dow
co2 bottles and fittings

about to try another brew and plan to use co2 to carb it. I have a spare 220g cylinder which i use as a spare for my marine fish tank, it has food grade co2 in the bottle.

Problem is the type of...
Forum: Cider Forum 11-28-2012, 10:32 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,383
Posted By w1dow
may as well give it a go, as long as its...

may as well give it a go, as long as its drinkable and gets you pissed thats good enough for me haha
Forum: Cider Forum 11-28-2012, 07:39 PM
Replies: 52
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Posted By w1dow
nearly pasteurized it all now, on the last case...

nearly pasteurized it all now, on the last case of 24, after this one i will have 72 bottles, not sure how i lost 20 bottles worth. Suppose you lose quite a bit leaving an inch or two at the bottom...
Forum: Cider Forum 11-27-2012, 09:54 PM
Replies: 18
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Posted By w1dow
question: how can still cider taste like flat...

question: how can still cider taste like flat beer? since when does flat beer taste of apple's lmfao.

went to cider festival the summer just gone , ALL of ciders were still and none tasted of...
Forum: Cider Forum 11-27-2012, 09:43 PM
Replies: 52
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Posted By w1dow
decided to start pasteurizing my cider , done a...

decided to start pasteurizing my cider , done a case of 24 bottles ,doing rest tomorrow. amazing how much it's cleared after another crash, almost has the colour of strongbow now.

as there wasn't...
Forum: Cider Forum 11-26-2012, 10:12 PM
Replies: 52
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Posted By w1dow
since I want a still cider and it has a bit of...

since I want a still cider and it has a bit of fizz to it won't I need to allow it to de-gas first before bottling? it's now into its secondary container cold crashing for another 48 hrs , if I were...
Forum: Cider Forum 11-25-2012, 10:49 PM
Replies: 52
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Posted By w1dow
checked earlier, took a sample and looks and...

checked earlier, took a sample and looks and tastes a bit fizzy? i take it that means its into secondary fermenting stage? which means it must have been ready. Well its in the fridge now ,will...
Forum: Cider Forum 11-25-2012, 07:46 PM
Replies: 52
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Posted By w1dow
around 22 deg c which is 71.6 f

around 22 deg c which is 71.6 f
Forum: Cider Forum 11-25-2012, 03:19 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By w1dow
well mine has just about finished fermenting,...

well mine has just about finished fermenting, gravity now sits at 1.010 which makes the abv 7.2% taste tested and tastes good so time to cold crash :D

I'm guessing the length of time of fermenting...
Forum: Cider Forum 11-25-2012, 03:15 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,383
Posted By w1dow
my brew has been going like a steam train? only 3...

my brew has been going like a steam train? only 3 days and OG has gone from 1.058 to 1.010!! in 3 days wtf!

Anyway done a taste test and it still has a nice apple flavour little bit of fizz not...
Forum: Cider Forum 11-23-2012, 05:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 648
Posted By w1dow
well mine has been fermenting for a day and...

well mine has been fermenting for a day and gravity has gone from 1.058 to 1.040 so if it keeps at that pace it will be done in about another 4 days!
Forum: Cider Forum 11-22-2012, 07:17 PM
Replies: 52
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Posted By w1dow
added my starter yeast earlier so now just a...

added my starter yeast earlier so now just a waiting game :)
Forum: Cider Forum 11-21-2012, 09:46 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By w1dow
suppose it depends on you OG and your goal FG so...

suppose it depends on you OG and your goal FG so really it takes as long as it takes once your at your FG it's ready.
Forum: Cider Forum 11-21-2012, 09:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 648
Posted By w1dow
New to this myself but in answer to your first...

New to this myself but in answer to your first question I think it depends on the yeast but probably less than a week.
I'm just about to start my brew ,yeast is being primed as we speak ready to go...
Forum: Cider Forum 11-21-2012, 07:55 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,383
Posted By w1dow
if OG on mine is 1.058 and i take down to a FG of...

if OG on mine is 1.058 and i take down to a FG of 1.000 it will be about 8.6% so quite a bit of a kick, so maybe 1.002 - 1.005 would be better, will taste test when it gets near to that level see...
Forum: Cider Forum 11-21-2012, 07:23 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,383
Posted By w1dow
yeah wouldnt have trusted it on the glass anyway....

yeah wouldnt have trusted it on the glass anyway. Its a fridge/freezer so it will be sat on the bottom of the fridge, tested just now and its fine, just about fits! probably take out the bottom door...
Forum: Cider Forum 11-21-2012, 06:18 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,383
Posted By w1dow
btw thanks for your help so far you have been a...

btw thanks for your help so far you have been a great help :)

So only adding a small amount of yeast as a starter is correct? just i thought if i were to add it all, i thought maybe it might all...
Forum: Cider Forum 11-21-2012, 05:55 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,383
Posted By w1dow
ok so all bottles emptied into bucket, added a...

ok so all bottles emptied into bucket, added a spoon of pectin enzyme will add another spoon when started to ferment.

As far as priming the yeast would i be right in saying you only need to add a...
Forum: Cider Forum 11-21-2012, 04:53 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,383
Posted By w1dow
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there was 96 bottles sitting on the floor..... god this is going to take a while, didn't get what I wanted ,ended up with 96 small...
Forum: Cider Forum 11-20-2012, 04:53 PM
Replies: 52
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Posted By w1dow
5 days then to ferment quicker than i would have...

5 days then to ferment quicker than i would have thought. So i take it you would check the gravity daily?

The boiling point of alcohol is like around 170f i think, so your way off that, so wouldnt...
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