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Forum: General Beer Discussion 05-29-2014, 10:10 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,357
Posted By N3Bruce
In the Flying Dog gift shop in Frederick MD, they...

In the Flying Dog gift shop in Frederick MD, they actually sell all-grain kits of some of their beers.
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 03-29-2014, 10:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,587
Posted By N3Bruce
I motorized my Barley Crusher, using a 6 inch...

I motorized my Barley Crusher, using a 6 inch pulley on the mill, and a 1 1/2 inch pulley on a 1/3hp motor which gives me a speed of about 400 rpm. I have to get the belt really tight to prevent...
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 03-24-2014, 01:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,348
Posted By N3Bruce
Similar problems here. Using a 1 liiter starter...

Similar problems here. Using a 1 liiter starter on its 3rd time out brewing a Belgian Saison, and it is at the 3 week mark and I am still getting bubbles a couple times a minute. Fermenting a little...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 03-18-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 998
Posted By N3Bruce
I use a piece of sanitized hose that attaches to...

I use a piece of sanitized hose that attaches to the spigot, and goes to the bottom of the bottle. I fill it to the top of the neck, shut off the valve and let it drain into the bottle. Perfect...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 03-14-2014, 12:56 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 998
Posted By N3Bruce
I do both wine and beer, and for years I used the...

I do both wine and beer, and for years I used the autosiphon and bottling wand with my wines, and first couple of batches of homebrewing. I decided to spend the 13 bucks for a 6 gallon bucket with a...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 02-01-2014, 06:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 544
Posted By N3Bruce
If it is propane powered, keep it outside or at...

If it is propane powered, keep it outside or at least in a garage with the door open, and some cross ventilation, a leak or a flame out could fill your house with gas, or cause a buildup of CO and...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 11-21-2013, 09:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 566
Posted By N3Bruce
I keep a Fastrack on the kitchen counter, when I...

I keep a Fastrack on the kitchen counter, when I drink a homebrew, I rinse it thoroughly, then invert it in the Fastrack to dry. Once I have it filled, I store them downstairs in the pantry. Just...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 11-16-2013, 04:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 217
Posted By N3Bruce
I added some sweet orange peel, and a partially...

I added some sweet orange peel, and a partially crushed orange with cloves stuck in the skin like a sea mine during the last 10 minutes of the boil. Also added 2 cinnamon sticks to the final hop bag,...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 11-16-2013, 03:39 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,088
Posted By N3Bruce
If you are thinking of going from tank swapping...

If you are thinking of going from tank swapping to refills at the local propane distributor or hardware store, you should check the manufacturing date on the tank. By law, a tank must be either...
Forum: Electric Brewing 02-05-2013, 10:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,756
Posted By N3Bruce
The mini fridge is going to be an issue with this...

The mini fridge is going to be an issue with this board, but if the board has just "fallen into your lap", as opposed to purchasing it, then you use the SSRs on the boards for your smaller device,...
Forum: Electric Brewing 02-02-2013, 08:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,135
Posted By N3Bruce
I have been using a Butterball Turkey Fryer,...

I have been using a Butterball Turkey Fryer, which uses a 1650 watt direct immersion element. Getting to a boil with a full pot of 6 gallons of water was marginal at best, as you near boiling, the...
Forum: Electric Brewing 02-02-2013, 08:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,756
Posted By N3Bruce
I am just getting into the Homebrew hobby, but...

I am just getting into the Homebrew hobby, but building an automatic system using something like a Rasberry PI and Uno controllers intrigues me. I work with equipment that uses similar SSRs to power...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 12-01-2012, 04:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 643
Posted By N3Bruce
Shouldn't hurt anything, the length of time the...

Shouldn't hurt anything, the length of time the compressor runs to keep the compartment at say 60 degrees in a well insulated freezer is a lot less than keeping it at zero, so the energy required is...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 11-21-2012, 09:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 432
Posted By N3Bruce
The Campden reacts with the water to produce...

The Campden reacts with the water to produce sulfur dioxide gas which dissipates after several hours after doing its job. I don't really worry too much about it, the gas may be slower to dissipate...
Forum: Introductions 11-21-2012, 08:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 37
Posted By N3Bruce
Hello from Boring MD

I've been in lurker mode for a while, and decided to register yesterday. Got 2 batches under my belt, a Hefeweizen in bottles, and an IPA in the fermenter.
I have made wine every year since 2004,...
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