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Forum: Hops Growing 05-21-2014, 04:11 PM
Replies: 8
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Posted By BlackJaqueJanaviac
Brian 2 can I see in your table you have...

Brian 2 can
I see in your table you have Cascade 1 and Cascade 2. I take it that means two separate plants of same variety. However you have Cascade listed a number of other times in the table. ...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 04-27-2014, 12:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,208
Posted By BlackJaqueJanaviac
sumbrewindude, Do you recall anything about...

sumbrewindude,
Do you recall anything about what went into the old Bock? Other than the rumors that they scraped the bottom of the vat, the only thing I remember hearing was the corn ingredient.
Forum: General Beer Discussion 04-26-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,208
Posted By BlackJaqueJanaviac
Well I've tried a number of faux bocks in an...

Well I've tried a number of faux bocks in an attempt at getting close to the old Point Bock but I'm dissappointed.

Does anyone remember the original Bock from Stevens Point brewery?

It was...
Forum: General Techniques 04-18-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 446
Posted By BlackJaqueJanaviac
wort chilling questions

I've upgraded to 10 gallon batches but I'm realizing that my 25-foot wort chiller may be inadequate. I'll give it another try with cold water running full blast though.

What are the advantages of...
Forum: DIY Projects 04-01-2014, 01:42 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 356
Posted By BlackJaqueJanaviac
Pics of my element housing

Here are pictures of my element housing. I "borrowed" some ideas from the heat sticks and from a brewing parts link someone gave me here.

In Picture 1 I have a slipjoint drain nut. I learned...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 03-21-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 705
Posted By BlackJaqueJanaviac
what's the deal with efficiency

Just curious why there is so much talk of efficiency on these forums?

For my brewing purposes I got into all-grain because it seemed like a slam dunk money saver over buying craft brews. A corona...
Forum: DIY Projects 03-21-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 691
Posted By BlackJaqueJanaviac
Ok the harbor freight drill sounds good. ...

Ok the harbor freight drill sounds good.

Just for comparison: what is the rpm? Bothe Dewalt and Milwaukee make 1/2 inch drills that go up to 850 rpm. Is this harbor freight one even slower?
Forum: DIY Projects 03-21-2014, 03:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 691
Posted By BlackJaqueJanaviac
Well the xrp is out of reach. I burnt out my...

Well the xrp is out of reach.

I burnt out my Skil hammer drill trying to grind grain. I am just worried that I would do the same with a Dewalt and just throw away more money. When I needed a...
Forum: DIY Projects 03-20-2014, 11:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 691
Posted By BlackJaqueJanaviac
Perhaps I mislead by calling it an air wrench...

Perhaps I mislead by calling it an air wrench which most people imagine the guys at the tire shop using to torque lug nuts with. I think the more accurate term would be air "ratchet". It looks more...
Forum: DIY Projects 03-20-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 691
Posted By BlackJaqueJanaviac
air wrench powered grain mill

Just curious if anyone has tried running their corona mill with an air wrench. I burnt out a cheap 1/2 inch hammer drill and am wondering what to go for next. I notice the plain ol' 1/2 inch drills...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 03-20-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,371
Posted By BlackJaqueJanaviac
I agree with Clarke. Once I figure in my time...

I agree with Clarke. Once I figure in my time it takes all the fun out of it. Then I'd have to spend all my time at the office 'cuz I make more there... Ugh what a low way to spend life.
Forum: General Beer Discussion 03-19-2014, 11:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 156
Posted By BlackJaqueJanaviac
140* sparge temp

My domestic water heater is a tankless on-demand heater. It has a "shower" function in which I can temporarily set a different temperature than what it normally runs. After 60 minutes it returns to...
Forum: DIY Projects 03-16-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 383
Posted By BlackJaqueJanaviac
I think I got something workable. Rather than...

I think I got something workable. Rather than relying on JB Weld to secure the 1 inch PVC coupler to the element, I took my inspiration from AnOldURs pictures and from th heat stick ideas.

I just...
Forum: DIY Projects 03-16-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 383
Posted By BlackJaqueJanaviac
Crane, I can't quite see how the box is secured...

Crane,
I can't quite see how the box is secured to the 1/2 coupling.
Forum: DIY Projects 03-14-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 383
Posted By BlackJaqueJanaviac
AnOldUR, Thanks - that looks very clever and...

AnOldUR,

Thanks - that looks very clever and quite possibly worth the $25. However, I can't envision how this would work with 4-Wire range cord and still ground the pot. I'm also guessing that...
Forum: DIY Projects 03-14-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 383
Posted By BlackJaqueJanaviac
Land-o-Lincoln, I don't have an answer for that,...

Land-o-Lincoln, I don't have an answer for that, which is why I am posting to the thread.
Forum: DIY Projects 03-14-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 383
Posted By BlackJaqueJanaviac
wiring element with 4 wire stove cord

I've searched and searched these forums and other brewing sights and I can't find answers...

What I have is a 62 qt ss pot with a 1-inch female npt soldered in the side. I have a 4 wire stove...
Forum: DIY Projects 03-01-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 333
Posted By BlackJaqueJanaviac
Ace Hardware has a galvanized fitting that is...

Ace Hardware has a galvanized fitting that is NPS. I am thinking of just removing the zinc coating with vinegar and salt. Then it would be straight iron. Not sure that would be good for the wort...
Forum: DIY Projects 03-01-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 333
Posted By BlackJaqueJanaviac
where to get nps fittings?

Ok so I'm getting an education on the difference between NPT and NPS threads.

I've got my 15 gallon pot.
I've got a 5500 watt heater element.
I need a female fitting that allows the element to...
Forum: Hops Growing 09-07-2013, 11:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 294
Posted By BlackJaqueJanaviac
Came back from vacation...

... and my Mt. Hood cones were all brown and desiccated!

I picked them and tasted a few and the yellow stuff was still there and still yellow and they tasted like hops. Is this OK to brew with if...
Forum: Electric Brewing 08-07-2013, 02:36 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,466
Posted By BlackJaqueJanaviac
So for $31 I can get the StillDragon controller...

So for $31 I can get the StillDragon controller kit that would come with everything I need to wire up a controller to control the heat input on my boil kettle?
Forum: Electric Brewing 08-05-2013, 03:12 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,466
Posted By BlackJaqueJanaviac
OK. Things are starting to look more sane. ...

OK. Things are starting to look more sane.

Does the item pictured have the heat sink?
Forum: Electric Brewing 08-04-2013, 10:17 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,466
Posted By BlackJaqueJanaviac
PJ's seems fair. What's the round do-hickey on...

PJ's seems fair. What's the round do-hickey on the left?
Forum: Electric Brewing 08-04-2013, 05:35 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,466
Posted By BlackJaqueJanaviac
OK. So can someone point me to a "how to" of a...

OK. So can someone point me to a "how to" of a truly simple control box? I mean one with just a dial to control the heat. Every time I search this site I get pictures of control boxes that make...
Forum: Electric Brewing 08-03-2013, 09:15 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,466
Posted By BlackJaqueJanaviac
Too violent a boil? What are the dangers of...

Too violent a boil? What are the dangers of that? Anything worse than a boil-over?
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