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Forum: General Techniques 12-27-2013, 10:07 PM
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Posted By chucke
Either of those would be great for gravity pour...

Either of those would be great for gravity pour cask ale, but in all honesty I wouldn't use either for no-chill. Too many openings- openings are kinda wimpy- too many chances for failure... just my...
Forum: Spice/Herb/Vegetable Beer 07-26-2013, 08:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,647
Posted By chucke
The sweet potatoes were pureed and canned. I put...

The sweet potatoes were pureed and canned. I put them into a casserole dish and baked it... I don't remember how long. I then put it all, scrapping the burnt crunchies, into the mash.
Forum: General Techniques 01-16-2013, 12:44 PM
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Posted By chucke
A couple years back when I started no-chill I...

A couple years back when I started no-chill I bought one of each of those. Since then I've bought 9 more of the square carboys and zero of the other ones. IMO, the square one is much better. It's...
Forum: General Techniques 11-27-2012, 10:35 AM
Replies: 71
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Posted By chucke
I've used three types of 2.5 containers from US...

I've used three types of 2.5 containers from US Plastics. IMO, the Square Carboy is best. http://www.usplastic.com/catalog/item.aspx?itemid=25627&catid=816&clickid=searchresults

It costs a bit...
Forum: General Techniques 11-27-2012, 10:29 AM
Replies: 71
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Posted By chucke
For a 5 gallon batch, use a 6 gallon Winpak if...

For a 5 gallon batch, use a 6 gallon Winpak if you plan to ferment in the Winpak. Otherwise use the 5 gallon.

Note; the rectangular ones with the secondary small hole aren't good for no-chill....
Forum: General Techniques 09-26-2012, 01:41 AM
Replies: 71
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Posted By chucke
Fill it with very warm water minus the cap, let...

Fill it with very warm water minus the cap, let it sit and it will snap back into shape.

An alternative, if it's still sunny at your location, fill it with water, omit the cap and let it sit in...
Forum: Group Buys 08-22-2012, 06:33 PM
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Posted By chucke
Thanks for the heads up.

Thanks for the heads up.
Forum: General Techniques 08-07-2012, 01:04 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 15,906
Posted By chucke
16" high, 11 1/4" deep, 9 1/2' wide

16" high, 11 1/4" deep, 9 1/2' wide
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 08-06-2012, 12:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 835
Posted By chucke
If you have a couple blow offs, you may want to...

If you have a couple blow offs, you may want to plug those puppies up. Weizen yeast can be explosive, especially at the higher temps.

The recipe looks good, BTW.
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 08-06-2012, 12:13 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 14,930
Posted By chucke
http://www.kegglebrewing.com/ I've bought...

http://www.kegglebrewing.com/

I've bought from them a few times. Always a pleasant experience.
Forum: General Techniques 08-05-2012, 10:38 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 15,906
Posted By chucke
The buckets will work for no-chill, but a glass...

The buckets will work for no-chill, but a glass carboy will shatter and a Better Bottle will melt.

I have back problems, so I use two- 2 1/2" gallon cubes. It makes it much easier to handle....
Forum: General Beer Discussion 08-05-2012, 03:08 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,951
Posted By chucke
Another method that I haven't tried yet, using...

Another method that I haven't tried yet, using one a 5 liter space saver
http://www.usplastic.com/catalog/images/products/bottles/73061p.jpg
http://www.usplastic.com/catalog/item.aspx?itemid=22689...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 08-04-2012, 03:51 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,951
Posted By chucke
woops......

woops......
Forum: General Beer Discussion 08-04-2012, 03:51 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,951
Posted By chucke
woops......

woops......
Forum: General Beer Discussion 08-04-2012, 03:50 PM
Replies: 60
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Posted By chucke
woops......

woops......
Forum: General Beer Discussion 08-04-2012, 03:48 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,951
Posted By chucke
Not meaning to be argumentative, but what do you...

Not meaning to be argumentative, but what do you care if CAMRA understands or not? Brew what you like, serve it in a manner that pleases you and let CAMRA do their thing in the UK. Perhaps an...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 08-03-2012, 04:36 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,951
Posted By chucke
If you had a beer engine or a way to replicate...

If you had a beer engine or a way to replicate one, you would use a spigot instead of the faucet and tie the two together with tubing....
Forum: General Beer Discussion 08-03-2012, 04:02 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,951
Posted By chucke
If the beer is kept at cellar temps (52-55)...

If the beer is kept at cellar temps (52-55) starting at the correct pressure (about 1.25 volumes of CO2) and the CO2 kept constant, not really. Maybe there was a slight decrease, but not too much....
Forum: General Beer Discussion 08-03-2012, 03:04 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,951
Posted By chucke
Sure. The cask is a 2 1/2 gallon poly...

Sure.

The cask is a 2 1/2 gallon poly carboy. (A 5 gallon would work just as well.)
http://www.usplastic.com/catalog/images/products/bottles/74093p.jpg
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Forum: General Beer Discussion 08-03-2012, 02:32 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,951
Posted By chucke
I cask condition and gravity pour some of my home...

I cask condition and gravity pour some of my home brewed beer.

http://i622.photobucket.com/albums/tt304/chuckee1/assembly.jpg

An LPG regulator serves as a cask breather.
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Forum: Spice/Herb/Vegetable Beer 08-03-2012, 12:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,647
Posted By chucke
Update, it's been in the keg for a month. The...

Update, it's been in the keg for a month. The sweet potato flavor and aroma have both blossomed.
Forum: DIY Projects 07-20-2012, 07:45 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,768
Posted By chucke
Assuming the manifold is against the bottom, it's...

Assuming the manifold is against the bottom, it's sort of like a bump.
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 07-07-2012, 07:42 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 148,304
Posted By chucke
After playing with this for some time, this is...

After playing with this for some time, this is what I use.

http://i622.photobucket.com/albums/tt304/chuckee1/assembly.jpg

The tube coming out the top is connected to CO2 via an LP regulator....
Forum: Spice/Herb/Vegetable Beer 07-06-2012, 09:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,647
Posted By chucke
It's kegged and I'm drinking it. It came out much...

It's kegged and I'm drinking it. It came out much better than I expected... albeit it is kinda cloudy.
Forum: Spice/Herb/Vegetable Beer 07-06-2012, 09:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,647
Posted By chucke
Sweet Potato Beer

9# Maris Otter
.75# Honey Malt
.25# Biscuit Malt
.25# Acid Malt (to water condition)
6# Roasted Sweet Potato mash, burnt crunchies and all
.5 oz. Magnum hops
1/2 tsp calcium chloride in mash...
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