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Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 12-03-2007, 05:23 PM
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Posted By GABrewboy
Thanks for the help!!! I do have a few...

Thanks for the help!!! I do have a few hydrometers and will take the reading in a a few days. I do have a freezer with a temp control, problem is it's in my garage where it gets colder and the temp...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 12-03-2007, 04:51 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By GABrewboy
BYO recipe

I am using the Spiced Holiday Ale recipe from this months's BYO magazine, just curious though if racking and bottling just after fermentation is complete is an okay thing like they say to do?
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Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 05-25-2007, 12:36 AM
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Posted By GABrewboy
White Bubbles?

I racked my beer over to secondary and have it in my ice box at a constant 69 degree temp. I am seeing little white bubbles on the top of the beer, this isn't a bacteria is it? I am getting a little...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 03-28-2007, 08:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,633
Posted By GABrewboy
What exactly is a randall? Never heard of that...

What exactly is a randall? Never heard of that before....
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 03-28-2007, 07:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,633
Posted By GABrewboy
Yep, tried 3 bottles now and they all just...

Yep, tried 3 bottles now and they all just suck!!! Nasty......I would rather eat cardboard and drink straight tequila......:O
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 03-28-2007, 06:54 PM
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Posted By GABrewboy
YUCK!! Well then this beer might be going to the...

YUCK!! Well then this beer might be going to the trash.......
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 03-28-2007, 06:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,633
Posted By GABrewboy
Hmmmm.....well maybe I stirred it too vigorously!...

Hmmmm.....well maybe I stirred it too vigorously! That could be the only cause because I use only glass and I know I didn't shake or rattle the brew around before bottling.......This taste won't...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 03-28-2007, 06:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,633
Posted By GABrewboy
Wet Cardboard?

The beer that I bottled 3 weeks ago now I just tasted, it has a taste of wet cardboard.....why? I did the same exact thing that I have always done with my brew sessions, bottling, racking over and...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 03-20-2007, 12:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,017
Posted By GABrewboy
Okay, I will try to push the hose on further and...

Okay, I will try to push the hose on further and see what happens then!!! Thanks so much for the advice.
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 03-20-2007, 11:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,017
Posted By GABrewboy
Okay, well let me ask this then!! When the water...

Okay, well let me ask this then!! When the water is running out, should there be air in the hose with the water.....almost making a gurggling sound and you can see air bubbles? Because that's how...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 03-19-2007, 04:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,017
Posted By GABrewboy
Okay, let me try that then I guess.....I only had...

Okay, let me try that then I guess.....I only had it maybe a foot below the cooler.....the hose dangling that is!
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 03-19-2007, 04:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,017
Posted By GABrewboy
What kind of hose? I have a piece of 1/2" tubing...

What kind of hose? I have a piece of 1/2" tubing attached to the ball valve on the outside of the cooler.
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 03-19-2007, 03:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,017
Posted By GABrewboy
Well then I just don't get it because I thought a...

Well then I just don't get it because I thought a lot of people said that holes drilled worked well?
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 03-19-2007, 02:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,017
Posted By GABrewboy
Well I drilled the holes, so not sure how they...

Well I drilled the holes, so not sure how they can be cut to deep as I just penetrated the copper to make the hole. They are facing downward and I am using 3/4" plastic tubing attached to the spigot...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 03-19-2007, 01:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,017
Posted By GABrewboy
Well there shouldn't be any chunks as I have a...

Well there shouldn't be any chunks as I have a paints strain bag around my manifold......:) Thanks for the advice!!!!
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 03-19-2007, 01:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,017
Posted By GABrewboy
Well dang!! I did try tipping the cooler and no...

Well dang!! I did try tipping the cooler and no more came out.....this sucks! I just can't figure any other way then to get my water lose below 1 gallon.
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 03-19-2007, 01:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,017
Posted By GABrewboy
Manifold?

Okay, so I built my new manifold in my 48qrt cooler using 1/2" copper pipe. I put 3 gallons of water in and only got 2 gallons out. When grains are added does this help to push the wort into the...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 03-14-2007, 04:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,467
Posted By GABrewboy
Thanks so much everyone!!! I will be making a...

Thanks so much everyone!!! I will be making a trip to my local homedepot in about an hour to get my supplies for the copper manifold.....

wish me luck on my building skills!!!! :drunk:
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 03-14-2007, 02:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,467
Posted By GABrewboy
Okay, well I am trying to visualize this!! Are...

Okay, well I am trying to visualize this!! Are you talking about like the next post up did? Run it all the way across the cooler to the other side? My spigot as only about 1/2" from the bottom of...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 03-14-2007, 01:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,467
Posted By GABrewboy
Great!! I will keep it simple......my question is...

Great!! I will keep it simple......my question is can this stuff be bent pretty easily as I need to make sort of an S to get from my spigot to the bottom of the cooler.
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 03-14-2007, 01:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,467
Posted By GABrewboy
Thanks!! Rigid is the hard stuff correct?

Thanks!! Rigid is the hard stuff correct?
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 03-14-2007, 01:02 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,467
Posted By GABrewboy
I am going to go back to the drawing board and...

I am going to go back to the drawing board and use copper this time to make my manifold so I can bend it to make sure it will sit on the bottom of the cooler. Now my question is, what size copper...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 03-13-2007, 08:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,467
Posted By GABrewboy
CPVC is which pipe? What I bought is what they...

CPVC is which pipe? What I bought is what they use for piping in homes for water lines.....so I guess that would be CPVC? I guess maybe I should go try something different then since there is just...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 03-13-2007, 08:07 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,467
Posted By GABrewboy
Well I have a 48qt cooler! I used the white pvc...

Well I have a 48qt cooler! I used the white pvc pipe like I saw in a few pictures....was this not what I needed to use?
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 03-13-2007, 07:58 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,467
Posted By GABrewboy
I have it about .25 inches from the bottom since...

I have it about .25 inches from the bottom since the original drain plug on this cooler was a little further up from the bottom......but you can't put your finger under it, so it's very very near to...
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