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Forum: Bottling/Kegging 04-06-2011, 05:19 PM
Replies: 15
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Posted By sm007thie
I get it filled at a homebrew supply store, so...

I get it filled at a homebrew supply store, so pretty sure this shouldn't be the issue.



Ok, I've considered this, but wasn't really sure. If I throttle the spout enough that the beer pours...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 04-06-2011, 03:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 655
Posted By sm007thie
bump? any help? really not sure what do do...

bump?

any help? really not sure what do do with my 5 gallons of delicious, yet flat pilsner...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 04-01-2011, 03:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 655
Posted By sm007thie
I don't see any defects. It is a cheaper type...

I don't see any defects. It is a cheaper type that has a seam around it though. Definitely something worth looking into.
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 03-31-2011, 10:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 655
Posted By sm007thie
Checked for leaks with the lines on the keg and...

Checked for leaks with the lines on the keg and found nothing. Disconnected the lines and checked again. Found that the beer side poppet valve leaks a little, but with the beer line installed it's...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 03-31-2011, 10:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 655
Posted By sm007thie
Gotcha, makes sense. Alright, I'll go to a soap...

Gotcha, makes sense. Alright, I'll go to a soap bubble check and see what I come up with.
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 03-31-2011, 09:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 655
Posted By sm007thie
Why? The CO2 tank isn't really losing pressure....

Why? The CO2 tank isn't really losing pressure. When a get a sample, I can hear some flow through the regulator. Even if there were a leak, it's still being compensated for by the CO2 tank.

Is...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 03-31-2011, 09:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 655
Posted By sm007thie
3/16" and about 5' long. The beer in the line...

3/16" and about 5' long. The beer in the line looks fine too. There's no air or foam in the line.
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 03-31-2011, 08:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 655
Posted By sm007thie
Flat after 2 months of lagering

I apologize if this has been covered already. I can't imagine that it hasn't, but I couldn't find anything for me when searching the forums.

This is not a case of impatience...

So, about three...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 12-29-2010, 06:36 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 951
Posted By sm007thie
i say go big. imo, there is a little more wiggle...

i say go big. imo, there is a little more wiggle room for error in big beers. the lighter crisp beers take a little more finesse because there is much less tolerance for off flavors. the main thing...
Forum: General Chit Chat 12-29-2010, 12:38 AM
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Views: 94,949
Posted By sm007thie
username: sm007thie

username: sm007thie
Forum: Brewing Software 11-07-2010, 07:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,368
Posted By sm007thie
yeah, i was stoked when my municipal water...

yeah, i was stoked when my municipal water company mailed me the water chemistry profile for my tap water. i through it all in to beer alchemy and thought i was going to actually start controlling my...
Forum: Brewing Software 11-07-2010, 04:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,368
Posted By sm007thie
i think they pretty much all have the ability to...

i think they pretty much all have the ability to share recipes. in fact, beerxml is kind of the standard file type. i'm pretty sure any brewing software can open a beerxml file, so sharing is easy...
Forum: Brewing Software 11-07-2010, 02:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,368
Posted By sm007thie
it definitely does all of that. as far as hops...

it definitely does all of that. as far as hops utilization, the newest update calculates utilization for if you brew with the hops in a mesh bag.

prints an easy to follow instruction... although,...
Forum: Brewing Software 11-06-2010, 04:41 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,368
Posted By sm007thie
Beer Alchemy is 100% native Mac software. In...

Beer Alchemy is 100% native Mac software. In other words it runs smooth, fast and is really just a fantastic program. If you have a Mac, I really don't understand why you're still looking. What does...
Forum: DIY Projects 09-21-2010, 02:36 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 95,876
Posted By sm007thie
i'm sure the price varies drastically depending...

i'm sure the price varies drastically depending on what you can snag on sale. think it cost me about $40. if i had a random hose sitting around, it wold have cost half that.
Forum: General Beer Discussion 07-27-2010, 07:10 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,471
Posted By sm007thie
Probably like an entire case I'm guessing.

Probably like an entire case I'm guessing.
Forum: General Beer Discussion 07-25-2010, 10:22 PM
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Views: 6,471
Posted By sm007thie
interesting. you might be on to a new culinary...

interesting. you might be on to a new culinary genre combining hops with spicy foods to amplify the heat.
Forum: General Beer Discussion 07-24-2010, 11:10 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,471
Posted By sm007thie
Hmmmmm, I really don't think it's vitamins. I do...

Hmmmmm, I really don't think it's vitamins. I do take a multivitamin and have for years. I'm all over the smell and color of excess riboflavin on the outs. I don't think it's dehydration either...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 07-24-2010, 06:53 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,471
Posted By sm007thie
Do hoppy beers make your pee stink?

Or is it just me?

I swear if I have a couple of DIPAs or something similar at night, my morning pee is atrocious. Not sure if it's something else that I ate earlier and just a coincident that it...
Forum: DIY Projects 06-29-2010, 04:49 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 95,876
Posted By sm007thie
1.) if the damaged hose it towards the end, you...

1.) if the damaged hose it towards the end, you can cut out that piece of hose and move all of you copper fittings inward.

5,) I'd love to know this answer. My gallery is useless. Half the...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 06-29-2010, 12:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 352
Posted By sm007thie
As far as the fermenting process, I pretty much...

As far as the fermenting process, I pretty much only take hydrometer readings before I bottle, just so that I can calculate ABV and see if my recipe turned out as planned. Sometimes I'll do a hydro...
Forum: DIY Projects 06-27-2010, 12:30 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 95,876
Posted By sm007thie
going to cook again in a few days and i have some...

going to cook again in a few days and i have some ideas for the chiller. right now, i throttle the wort flow using the ball valve on my kettle. the flow isn't great enough to completely fill the...
Forum: Hops Growing 06-26-2010, 01:28 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,108
Posted By sm007thie
your hops look fantastic! aside from the obvious...

your hops look fantastic! aside from the obvious use of having fresh hops on hand for your brews, it looks so aesthetically pleasing. most hop gardens are fully functional, but look a little out of...
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 06-26-2010, 01:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,095
Posted By sm007thie
sent as i was typing my response :p

sent as i was typing my response :p
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 06-26-2010, 01:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,095
Posted By sm007thie
i am sensing a wave of experienced people about...

i am sensing a wave of experienced people about to comment and tell you to be more patient.

btw, when this happens to me, it's always because my carboy cap/air lock aren't sealed.
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