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Forum: General Techniques 06-29-2014, 01:01 AM
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Posted By StittsvilleJames
using oak cubes - weight them down?

I just brewed an american barleywine today, and am planning on aging it on light french toasted oak cubes, and vanilla beans.

When I do rack to secondary, how do you go about adding the oak? Is it...
Forum: DIY Projects 04-24-2014, 11:36 PM
Replies: 955
Views: 88,489
Posted By StittsvilleJames
Got mine flashed yesterday, yay! Everything was...

Got mine flashed yesterday, yay! Everything was super easy to do, although I haven't had much practice soldering, but it all worked out in the end.

Thank you sincerely for your efforts,...
Forum: DIY Projects 04-19-2014, 11:31 AM
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Views: 88,489
Posted By StittsvilleJames
I'm having a difficult time understanding this....

I'm having a difficult time understanding this. Is it showing that the actual temperature (top graph) is way off of what it should be (bottom graph), especially for the first couple days of...
Forum: DIY Projects 04-11-2014, 11:35 PM
Replies: 955
Views: 88,489
Posted By StittsvilleJames
Awesome news, that's the same seller I bought one...

Awesome news, that's the same seller I bought one from, also on a slow boat from China. This gives me hope that it's a 1.0 as well!
Forum: DIY Projects 04-04-2014, 09:47 PM
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Posted By StittsvilleJames
Perfect timing. :) :mug:

Perfect timing. :)

:mug:
Forum: DIY Projects 04-04-2014, 05:11 PM
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Views: 88,489
Posted By StittsvilleJames
Good news! I'm a complete dumbass and just bought...

Good news! I'm a complete dumbass and just bought an arduino uno r3 and an stc 1000 on ebay to try this, so if it works for me, it's bulletproof!

Do I need anything else? I skimmed the...
Forum: Label Display & Discussion 03-30-2014, 11:50 PM
Replies: 3,564
Views: 774,717
Posted By StittsvilleJames
Gimp is a good program, and way powerful. I also...

Gimp is a good program, and way powerful. I also use Inkscape, which is a vector drawing program, also open source.

+1 to being a cheap-ass!
:rockin:
Forum: Label Display & Discussion 03-02-2014, 12:58 AM
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Views: 774,717
Posted By StittsvilleJames
New and improved label for my SMaSH classic...

New and improved label for my SMaSH classic american pilsner, because I was doing some Gimp tutorials and neded something to practice on.

I wanted a very subtle industrial revolution theme, hence...
Forum: Label Display & Discussion 02-27-2014, 11:24 PM
Replies: 3,564
Views: 774,717
Posted By StittsvilleJames
SMaSH, with cluster and pilsner. ...

SMaSH, with cluster and pilsner.
http://imageshack.com/a/img802/9823/l9r2.png
Forum: General Beer Discussion 12-24-2013, 12:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 568
Posted By StittsvilleJames
I had this problem, but I'm pretty sure it was...

I had this problem, but I'm pretty sure it was the water. Bought some Campden tablets, and haven't had an issue since ( I was using tap water with Chloramine in it).

Altough you're using bottled...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 12-23-2013, 11:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 336
Posted By StittsvilleJames
I actually boiled the oak cubes for 10 minutes,...

I actually boiled the oak cubes for 10 minutes, and I soaked the vanilla bean in vodka for 2 days. There was no trace of anything off for the first 3 months, until I had to take a gravity reading...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 12-23-2013, 10:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 336
Posted By StittsvilleJames
I broke my barleywine. :( Wondering what this is?

Any idea what my barleywine caught? I'm not happy with myself and my process / equipment considering I invested so much time and energy into this stupid thing.

It was in secondary on oak cubes and...
Forum: American Ale 12-22-2013, 07:19 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 39,402
Posted By StittsvilleJames
I did the exact same thing! Accidentally added a...

I did the exact same thing! Accidentally added a full pound of both carapils and victory. Smells awesome, haven't brewed indoors in quite some time, since my Partial mash days. Stove is doing awesome...
Forum: Label Display & Discussion 11-21-2013, 09:56 PM
Replies: 3,564
Views: 774,717
Posted By StittsvilleJames
I agree with this. Drop a glow onto the font,...

I agree with this. Drop a glow onto the font, otherwise you can't read it. Looks great though!
Forum: Label Display & Discussion 11-04-2013, 09:52 PM
Replies: 3,564
Views: 774,717
Posted By StittsvilleJames
My american barleywine label. I went through a...

My american barleywine label. I went through a few iterations of this, but I think this is the final one.

http://img690.imageshack.us/img690/1746/6sx6.png
Forum: Label Display & Discussion 11-04-2013, 02:02 AM
Replies: 3,564
Views: 774,717
Posted By StittsvilleJames
My cream ale label. It was my first attempt to...

My cream ale label. It was my first attempt to use inkscape, I've been using GIMP up to now. I gotta say, I really like inkscape, it's super easy to use, and has a ton of built in filters and stuff...
Forum: Label Display & Discussion 10-15-2013, 07:40 PM
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Posted By StittsvilleJames
Made this label for a friend of mine who is doing...

Made this label for a friend of mine who is doing his first brew this weekend coming up.

http://img853.imageshack.us/img853/4113/0bkb.jpg
Forum: General Beer Discussion 09-16-2013, 01:11 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,570
Posted By StittsvilleJames
I've never brewed with anyone else, always solo....

I've never brewed with anyone else, always solo. I think I'd dislike having someone else there, it's nice to have alone time.
Forum: General Beer Discussion 09-15-2013, 11:57 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,279
Posted By StittsvilleJames
I let my friends drink what they please when...

I let my friends drink what they please when they're over, it's not like I can't make more, and it's kind of the whole point of beer, isn't it? Good friends, good beer, good times ..... hospitality....
Forum: General Beer Discussion 09-15-2013, 10:57 PM
Replies: 15,135
Views: 519,655
Posted By StittsvilleJames
Got 87% efficiency on an oatmeal stout today, was...

Got 87% efficiency on an oatmeal stout today, was not expecting that. Hope it's not too alcohol-y but rather thick and luscious. smelled great though. Going to pop a vanilla bean into it next week...
Forum: Label Display & Discussion 09-14-2013, 09:09 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,516
Posted By StittsvilleJames
Made another label today. This is for a Pumpkin...

Made another label today. This is for a Pumpkin Spiced Ale I made last autumn. It's really coming into it's own now though, too bad there's only another 15 bottles left. Doesn't that always seem to...
Forum: Label Display & Discussion 09-09-2013, 12:06 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,516
Posted By StittsvilleJames
Not really. I made the wit a white card and stout...

Not really. I made the wit a white card and stout a black card because that made sense, but I just picked cards I liked the art on. I suppose I should have had a master plan, but I'm not so good with...
Forum: Label Display & Discussion 09-08-2013, 03:55 PM
Replies: 3,564
Views: 774,717
Posted By StittsvilleJames
Are those painted on, or are they big stickers?...

Are those painted on, or are they big stickers? They look awesome!
Forum: Label Display & Discussion 09-08-2013, 03:26 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,516
Posted By StittsvilleJames
Thank you! They're kind of geeky, seems most...

Thank you! They're kind of geeky, seems most people don't know what Magic the Gathering is, but my friends and I really enjoyed it when I was younger. Seems the game is still around too, so maybe...
Forum: Label Display & Discussion 09-03-2013, 01:12 AM
Replies: 3,564
Views: 774,717
Posted By StittsvilleJames
At first glance, I saw "Cow Anus" and thought...

At first glance, I saw "Cow Anus" and thought that doesn't sound very appetizing....
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