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Forum: Bottling/Kegging 12-08-2011, 08:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,253
Posted By Kurisu
This issue is killing me, because the above...

This issue is killing me, because the above advice contradicts every single beer line balancing formula/spreadsheet/webtool I've found, which tells me given my temp, height, psi, I should have 5.5'...
Forum: India Pale Ale 12-08-2011, 03:14 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 60,024
Posted By Kurisu
Is it okay to keep the dip tubes the normal...

Is it okay to keep the dip tubes the normal length, and just throw out the first few pints?
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 12-06-2011, 04:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,015
Posted By Kurisu
How to route beer line in a keezer so they are going "up"?

Based on all the great keezer build threads here I did one, and I'm having trouble with one thing: how to route the beer lines so that they are always going "up."

I read that this is very...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 12-02-2011, 07:03 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 22,256
Posted By Kurisu
Hog wash and beer farts?

Hog wash and beer farts?
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 12-02-2011, 06:48 PM
Replies: 478
Views: 67,901
Posted By Kurisu
That's fine, except that how much yeast you have...

That's fine, except that how much yeast you have after X litres is completely dependent on how many yeasts you start with. So if you start with frozen slurry (that you didn't split up equally, or...
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 12-02-2011, 06:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 547
Posted By Kurisu
Unless you're using a high floc strain, like...

Unless you're using a high floc strain, like WLP007, which I was surprised at how quickly it flocced out (even while still being stirred on the stir-plate).
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 12-02-2011, 12:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 547
Posted By Kurisu
See this: Figure 6...

See this: Figure 6 (http://maltosefalcons.com/tech/yeast-propagation-and-maintenance-principles-and-practices) and never worry again.
Forum: General Beer Discussion 12-01-2011, 10:48 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 22,256
Posted By Kurisu
Will gelatin fining help reduce the bad gut...

Will gelatin fining help reduce the bad gut reactions?

Or will I have to filter? Cause I'm not feeling so great after drinking homebrew... This doesn't happen with filtered craft beer.
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 12-01-2011, 04:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 484
Posted By Kurisu
WLP007 strange starter behavior, or normal?

I'm not too worried, but I haven't seen this before so I'd thought I'd ask. I made a starter for WLP007 Dry English Ale Yeast (4 liters on a stir plate).

0 hours - At the start it looked like...
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 12-01-2011, 04:14 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,888
Posted By Kurisu
I for one am interested in it scoundrel. Nice...

I for one am interested in it scoundrel. Nice job!
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 11-30-2011, 09:22 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,083
Posted By Kurisu
Sulli, that is an amazing tool. Well done. (And...

Sulli, that is an amazing tool. Well done. (And very classy. You're a web designer and/or a programmer?)

I have one question -- why 50 - 100 million / ml inoculation rate? I just threw a WYeast...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 11-30-2011, 04:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 201
Posted By Kurisu
Please don't talk to me about the Riders... :) ...

Please don't talk to me about the Riders... :)

Okay, looks like Hop Dawgs has a few burners, that's great to know. I'll have to contact them and get the info on what else I would need (new...
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 11-30-2011, 04:15 PM
Replies: 478
Views: 67,901
Posted By Kurisu
Thanks everyone for a fantastic thread! I...

Thanks everyone for a fantastic thread! I followed the steps and this is what I've done:

I made a 4.5 liter starter of Denny's Favorite (Wyeast 1450), cold crashed it for 2 days, decanted almost...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 11-28-2011, 04:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 201
Posted By Kurisu
Understanding burners (get a new one in Canada?)

I bought a turkey fryer propane burner and pot from walmart a few months ago (here's a link: 36 Quart Turkey Fryer, Garden & Patio | Walmart Canada - Save Money. Live Better....
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 11-23-2011, 08:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,357
Posted By Kurisu
Okay, two votes for hydrometer, which leads to...

Okay, two votes for hydrometer, which leads to another question: how do you take a hydrometer reading of a stir plate starter without taking a whole bunch of good yeast with it? Put it back in the...
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 11-23-2011, 08:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 450
Posted By Kurisu
Yikes, I didn't even consider business ethics in...

Yikes, I didn't even consider business ethics in this choice, I was only worried about price vs taste. :O
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 11-23-2011, 07:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 450
Posted By Kurisu
Cargill vs Dingemans Munich

Are there any opinions on which is better? Is there even a difference? This is for a red IPA, a dunkel, and assorted other beers in the future.

I can get a bag of Cargill Munich for $43 and a bag...
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 11-23-2011, 06:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,357
Posted By Kurisu
How long until cold crashing a starter?

I'm having trouble getting a clear answer on this.

When using a stir plate, how long should you wait until you cold crash it?
I can never seem to tell when a stir plate starter is finished....
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 11-23-2011, 05:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,204
Posted By Kurisu
How did it work out? This is a good lesson...

How did it work out?

This is a good lesson for the future -- temperature probes should always just measure ambient temperature. Use the controller's delay function and range function to keep the...
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 10-15-2011, 03:11 AM
Replies: 478
Views: 67,901
Posted By Kurisu
Wow, I can't wait for the results Brewitt! This...

Wow, I can't wait for the results Brewitt! This is the kind of experiment that homebrewers will quote to each other for years.

Science: it works.
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 10-14-2011, 06:32 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,854
Posted By Kurisu
Sorry, just realized that this experiment used...

Sorry, just realized that this experiment used atmospheric air, NOT pure O2. ...Oops!

So, the results say: shaking carboy > any other method of using atmospheric air.
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 10-14-2011, 06:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,854
Posted By Kurisu
Did anyone else read this? It says that...

Did anyone else read this? It says that rocking/shaking can achieve 90% oxygen saturation in water about 5 minutes, far faster than even a diffusion stone and pure o2.

I guess I don't need an...
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