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Forum: Sponsor Giveaways 08-30-2013, 01:08 AM
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Forum: Sponsor Giveaways 08-02-2013, 12:08 AM
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Forum: Sponsor Giveaways 02-07-2012, 11:38 AM
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count me in too.

count me in too.
Forum: Sponsor Giveaways 06-22-2011, 02:51 AM
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I'm in

I'm in
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 07-30-2008, 07:09 PM
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Views: 871
Posted By bwitt
This was the last extract kit I did before going...

This was the last extract kit I did before going AG. It came out very good and all my BMC friends loved it.

I intended to do this kit as my first lager but before I could brew it I found out we...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 07-21-2008, 12:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,959
Posted By bwitt
I start out with tap water and stir gently. It...

I start out with tap water and stir gently. It takes about 10 - 15 mins to get to around 90F. Then I switch to the fountain pump(280gph) with 10# of ice. Again stir gently and it takes about 10 -...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 07-17-2008, 01:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 26,915
Posted By bwitt
Good ole yeast farts! :cross: The smell...

Good ole yeast farts! :cross:

The smell depends on what ingredients are in your brew and what yeast you used. I've had some fermentations that the smell would make you wretch and others that...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 07-16-2008, 01:23 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,564
Posted By bwitt
+1 I brewed a batch yesterday on the patio. 95F...

+1 I brewed a batch yesterday on the patio. 95F in the shade. I used tap water to get the temp down to 90F in about 15 minutes. Then I switched the IC to a pond pump ($40 from lowes) in a bucket...
Forum: General Techniques 07-11-2008, 12:22 PM
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Posted By bwitt
+1 no more boil overs with this stuff.

+1 no more boil overs with this stuff.
Forum: Introductions 07-11-2008, 12:17 PM
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Posted By bwitt
Welcone aboard. You have come to the right place.

Welcone aboard. You have come to the right place.
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 07-09-2008, 03:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 526
Posted By bwitt
+1 I read it 2 times so far.

+1 I read it 2 times so far.
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 07-09-2008, 03:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 526
Posted By bwitt
The only thing that I have read lately that was...

The only thing that I have read lately that was different for my normal mash/boil process is to do a 90 minute boil to get a cleaner lager.

The biggest difference is in fermentation temps/time ...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 07-08-2008, 06:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 575
Posted By bwitt
Good job! Welcome to the club. I'm new to the...

Good job! Welcome to the club. I'm new to the club also got 3 AG's under my belt and working on the 4th one soon. It will only get better.:D
Forum: DIY Projects 07-08-2008, 04:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 888
Posted By bwitt
It should work just fine. The trick is to...

It should work just fine.

The trick is to get the magnet centered on the fan hub. I placed the Hd Magnet on the fan hub as close to center as I could tell then attached the stirbar to the...
Forum: DIY Projects 07-07-2008, 08:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 888
Posted By bwitt
Yes. I got an $8 fan dimmer switch from ACE...

Yes. I got an $8 fan dimmer switch from ACE hardware and used a 115vac case cooling fan from Radio Shack $24. Put it in a $7 Project box from RS and used an old computer power cord and an old hard...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 07-03-2008, 09:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,853
Posted By bwitt
Water does helps stabilize the temp better than...

Water does helps stabilize the temp better than just ice bottles alone. I start out with 2 frozen 2 liter bottles for the first day then after that just use 1 bottle per day and can keep it between...
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 07-03-2008, 02:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 556
Posted By bwitt
It should be fine. Just decant the beer off of...

It should be fine. Just decant the beer off of the top and pitch the slurry when it's done.
Forum: General Techniques 07-03-2008, 02:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,264
Posted By bwitt
+1 I started my yeast bank a few months ago. I...

+1 I started my yeast bank a few months ago. I did a trial run to test the process by making a starter from a 4 year old pack of dried yeast. I was amazed that the old yeast were still viable. I...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 07-02-2008, 03:12 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,373
Posted By bwitt
I put about a pint in the carboy cover the...

I put about a pint in the carboy cover the opening with my hand and rock it back and forth while rotating to get all sufaces wet. Then pour the starsan back into my gallon jug. Then let the carboy...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 07-02-2008, 01:31 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,373
Posted By bwitt
Correct. I just finished racking a 5gal carboy...

Correct. I just finished racking a 5gal carboy into a keg that I had just finished sanitizing and it had a good bit of foam in it.

Don't fear the foam. :ban:
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 07-02-2008, 01:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 981
Posted By bwitt
Wal-Mart in the rv section by automotive.

Wal-Mart in the rv section by automotive.
Forum: Introductions 06-30-2008, 12:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 602
Posted By bwitt
Welcome aboard.

Welcome aboard.
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 06-27-2008, 01:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,853
Posted By bwitt
+1 for about $24 you can get a Igloo Ice Cube...

+1 for about $24 you can get a Igloo Ice Cube cooler for fermenting. I can fit my 6 1/2gal carboy in mine. I made a new lid out of styrofoam so the carboy neck sticks out with the airlock. I...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 06-26-2008, 02:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 800
Posted By bwitt
The BMBF rocks! :rockin: I made mine for the...

The BMBF rocks! :rockin:

I made mine for the cost of the stopper. 60 cents. I had an extra racking cane.
Forum: General Techniques 06-26-2008, 02:27 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,407
Posted By bwitt
Thanks for all the input guys. It sounds like my...

Thanks for all the input guys. It sounds like my brewday from hell wasn't so bad after all. :mug:

Next time as long as I do a mashout and put the lid on the HLT cooler I should be good to go. If...
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