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Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 01-23-2009, 06:09 PM
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Posted By UselessBrewing
The purpose I envisioned was not to aerate (that...

The purpose I envisioned was not to aerate (that will be done in the beginning) but just keep the yeast in suspension. Maybe a 4" stirbar and a motor that travels slow enough to keep the wort moving...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 01-23-2009, 04:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,898
Posted By UselessBrewing
Stirplate for Carboys?

Occasionally I will make a big beer (Above 1.060) for special occasions, family outings, or just for myself. Recently I made the third rendition of a Scotch Ale which came in at 1.109. My procedures...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 12-02-2008, 04:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 27,297
Posted By UselessBrewing
Thanks for the info Cheers Preston

Thanks for the info

Cheers
Preston
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 12-02-2008, 03:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 27,297
Posted By UselessBrewing
Counter Flow Chiller vs Plate chiller

I currently use an Immersion chiller, but had some questions about the Counter flow Chiller.
When using the counter flow chiller do you run the water opposite the way the wort is flowing. So the...
Forum: General Techniques 08-05-2008, 04:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,045
Posted By UselessBrewing
Assuming the beer has finished fermenting, there...

Assuming the beer has finished fermenting, there could still be CO2 in the beer. Even if it is not carbed. This would gass off during the move creating a barrier over the beer. If at this point a cap...
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 07-31-2008, 08:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,393
Posted By UselessBrewing
Scotch Ale ((Update))

Brewed this last Sunday along with a Citrus Hefe. I hit all the temps dead on and it came in at 1.099.
I took a SG reading after 1 week in primary, it is currently at 1.038. I am expecting around...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 07-30-2008, 02:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 36,428
Posted By UselessBrewing
Brew Tree vs RIMS vs HERM

Other than Complexity of the system, What are the Pro's and Cons for Brew Tree vs RIMS vs HERM. I am leaning toward a Brew Tree because of the simplicity of it. But wanted to pose the question to the...
Forum: DIY Projects 07-21-2008, 07:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 588
Posted By UselessBrewing
Holy Smokes! Thats NICE! It will be one heck of a...

Holy Smokes! Thats NICE! It will be one heck of a Brewery
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 07-16-2008, 09:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 387
Posted By UselessBrewing
The style says 2.0-2.6 volumes.Try using 2.3 oz...

The style says 2.0-2.6 volumes.Try using 2.3 oz corn sugar for 4.25Gal and 2.0 Volumes. Which is just over 1/4 cup corn sugar
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 07-15-2008, 03:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 832
Posted By UselessBrewing
I usually start with the 5.5G primary which...

I usually start with the 5.5G primary which leaves me with right at 5G for bottling or keg's at the end of the process.
Forum: General Chit Chat 07-14-2008, 08:38 PM
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Views: 103,268
Posted By UselessBrewing
ok one more try ...

ok one more try
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Forum: General Chit Chat 07-14-2008, 08:34 PM
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Posted By UselessBrewing
Ok here comes the homerun ...

Ok here comes the homerun
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Forum: General Chit Chat 07-14-2008, 08:33 PM
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Posted By UselessBrewing
Swing 2 http://www.korsairscc.com/Ray5.JPG

Swing 2
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Forum: General Chit Chat 07-14-2008, 08:31 PM
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Views: 103,268
Posted By UselessBrewing
my turn at bat ...

my turn at bat
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Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 07-11-2008, 02:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,393
Posted By UselessBrewing
To Don a Kilt!

Here is the final recipe which includes Scottish Yeast and the Local HBS had 7# of MO but plenty of Golden Promise so I opted for that instead. I did not have a yeast picked when I posted the...
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 07-10-2008, 03:41 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,393
Posted By UselessBrewing
Yes that is 158 mash. To high you think? May be...

Yes that is 158 mash. To high you think? May be it should be around 150 for 60 min?
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 07-10-2008, 03:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,393
Posted By UselessBrewing
Scotch ale

I want some input on the following recipe. I'm looking for this to be a smooth Scotch ale with some alcohol warmth to it. I was also thinking of adding some oak chips to it that I have soaking in...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 06-28-2008, 11:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 991
Posted By UselessBrewing
That was FUN!

Well we did not get to go to all the brewpubs we (or I) wanted to. But here are the highlights
First brewery we went to was "The Beer Shrine". This was a little place out in the middle of no where....
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 06-05-2008, 04:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 534
Posted By UselessBrewing
Should I keep it chilled and carbed or let it go...

Should I keep it chilled and carbed or let it go flat and warm it up?
Thanks

Preston
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 06-05-2008, 03:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 534
Posted By UselessBrewing
Lite Brown Ale (Hop Water) Yuk

I brewed a light body, light alcohol brown ale in an attempt to have a refreshing ale that I could drink over the summer. After doing the 123 (Keg Carbed) I tried this last night. All I could taste...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 05-23-2008, 06:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 555
Posted By UselessBrewing
I did not think of that. I just cut the tops off...

I did not think of that. I just cut the tops off two last weekend. Darn!
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 05-23-2008, 06:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,366
Posted By UselessBrewing
Munich Dunkel Recipe wanted

I'm looking for an AG Munich Dunkel recipe that is low in bitterness and has lots of caramel flavors. Does anyone have one they could share?
Forum: General Chit Chat 05-23-2008, 05:54 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,731
Posted By UselessBrewing
We made the chore much easier by purchasing this...

We made the chore much easier by purchasing this litter box.
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Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 05-20-2008, 01:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,368
Posted By UselessBrewing
Here is my Lager schedule. It's pretty standard...

Here is my Lager schedule. It's pretty standard for the most part. Depending on the yeast you may or may not need a Diactle rest. Lager yeast is slower and may or may not finish in the allotted time...
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 05-19-2008, 07:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,368
Posted By UselessBrewing
Loud and clear on the Beano. I already planed on...

Loud and clear on the Beano. I already planed on the 150, and will extend the mash for 90 min. I had planned on doing the Minute Rice, just did not have that as a selection in my ingredients listing....
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