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Forum: Bottling/Kegging 04-15-2014, 01:52 AM
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Posted By raysmithtx
Yep, I've had mold grow in lines cleaned and...

Yep, I've had mold grow in lines cleaned and rinsed with starsan after setting for a long time. Now I use an air compressor to blow as much of the water/starsan out as possible prior to storing them...
Forum: DIY Projects 04-06-2014, 09:47 PM
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Posted By raysmithtx
I bought some female to female jumpers that...

I bought some female to female jumpers that worked fine and did not require any soldering.



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Forum: DIY Projects 04-06-2014, 05:14 PM
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Posted By raysmithtx
I followed your directions and got it working...

I followed your directions and got it working with only a couple of small issues. The first command didn't have 'sudo' at the beginning, this was pretty easy to figure out.

For some reason the zip...
Forum: DIY Projects 04-05-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 117
Posted By raysmithtx
The kettle size is definitely an issue with biab....

The kettle size is definitely an issue with biab. I typically brew 5 gallon batches in my 44 quart kettle but since you 'mash' in the kettle there are some recipes I have to downsize because the...
Forum: DIY Projects 04-01-2014, 12:14 PM
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Posted By raysmithtx
day_tripper, thanks for the detailed write up....

day_tripper, thanks for the detailed write up. I'll get to this this weekend and give you some feedback. Great work.


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Forum: DIY Projects 03-31-2014, 10:39 PM
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Posted By raysmithtx
Yep mine came too. Now I'll impatiently wait for...

Yep mine came too. Now I'll impatiently wait for you to post the code and how to hook it up.

day_trippr keep the good info coming!:mug:
Forum: Electric Brewing 03-30-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 231
Posted By raysmithtx
I use that stockpot with the element. The element...

I use that stockpot with the element. The element is so long that it will actually barely touch the other side once installed. It's a tight fit and I have read that the element needs to have some...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 03-29-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 804
Posted By raysmithtx
Yep, no need to boil first. Put the dme in the...

Yep, no need to boil first. Put the dme in the jar, shake it well and put in the pressure cooker. If you fill the jars too full it can be a bit sticky to clean up. Using the pressure canner is...
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 03-27-2014, 11:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 179
Posted By raysmithtx
I use a pressure canner and make big batches of...

I use a pressure canner and make big batches of starter wort. Sterilized in mason jars and no refrigeration needed. Really convenient.


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Forum: DIY Projects 03-26-2014, 10:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 593
Posted By raysmithtx
If the refrigerator is fairly new then there's...

If the refrigerator is fairly new then there's probably 'hole' towards the top and at the center in the back. This is where they pump the expanding foam into the frig for insulation. At least you...
Forum: DIY Projects 03-19-2014, 09:23 PM
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Posted By raysmithtx
I have my RP set to a static address. It does not...

I have my RP set to a static address. It does not drop out when directly attached to the LAN. Also if I move the RP much closer to the router I don't have the problem. It's a result of not getting a...
Forum: DIY Projects 03-19-2014, 02:49 PM
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Posted By raysmithtx
I'm having an issue but it is not with the...

I'm having an issue but it is not with the RaspberryPints system. The problem is that I lose my wifi signal on a regular basis. I googled and found some solutions that checks for connection and...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 03-18-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 288
Posted By raysmithtx
I don't see much else that can be wrong. The QD...

I don't see much else that can be wrong. The QD has to have enough pressure from the internal spring to push down on the center of the keg fitting. I do know that some people might disassemble a QD...
Forum: DIY Projects 03-15-2014, 11:39 AM
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Views: 56,477
Posted By raysmithtx
The beer with two shot glasses will be over...

The beer with two shot glasses will be over 5%abv, less than 5% will have only one shot glass.



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Forum: DIY Projects 03-15-2014, 02:43 AM
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Posted By raysmithtx
[Initial Release] RaspberryPints - Digital Taplist Solution

I believe those glasses are shot glasses and not pint glasses. A 5% pint would be .8 ounces of alcohol so about the same as a shot of 80% liquor. Anything over 5% will show a full shot glass plus...
Forum: DIY Projects 03-12-2014, 09:25 PM
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Posted By raysmithtx
You wouldn't be trying to do this with a Uverse...

You wouldn't be trying to do this with a Uverse router would you? I had a problem with the Uverse router not liking the RPi wifi (or any other wifi connected to the RPi for that matter). I tried...
Forum: DIY Projects 03-11-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,377
Posted By raysmithtx
The fermostat is a commercially available dual...

The fermostat is a commercially available dual stage controller with graphing capabilities. No affiliation, just a happy customer.


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Forum: Automated Brewing Forum 03-07-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,239
Posted By raysmithtx
I received mine and have used it for a lager and...

I received mine and have used it for a lager and a couple of ales. The lager setting is a set and forget. Sets the ferm. temp, automatically raises to the diacety rest then drops to the lager temp....
Forum: DIY Projects 03-05-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 906
Views: 56,477
Posted By raysmithtx
I have the same problem when tapping a keg. The...

I have the same problem when tapping a keg. The first version auto populated the fields but ever since the first update it stopped. It's a minor inconvenience having to look up and note the values...
Forum: DIY Projects 03-04-2014, 02:02 AM
Replies: 906
Views: 56,477
Posted By raysmithtx
I know nothing about Linux but I will check on...

I know nothing about Linux but I will check on wget since your way looks much simpler. Thanks.


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Forum: DIY Projects 03-03-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 906
Views: 56,477
Posted By raysmithtx
I may have missed it (this is a long thread) but...

I may have missed it (this is a long thread) but with the latest update I wrote out the steps I have taken to apply the latest software updates. If I am doing something wrong or there is an easier...
Forum: Sponsor Giveaways 02-28-2014, 10:23 PM
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Views: 182,980
Posted By raysmithtx
I'm due to win one of these.

I'm due to win one of these.
Forum: DIY Projects 02-28-2014, 01:16 PM
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Views: 56,477
Posted By raysmithtx
This works great for showing how the Admin system...

This works great for showing how the Admin system works but on my computer I can only see a couple of the taps on the main screen and cannot scroll. I think its' because the system uses Chromium in...
Forum: DIY Projects 02-27-2014, 06:37 PM
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Views: 56,477
Posted By raysmithtx
That is correct. It saves the info the first time...

That is correct. It saves the info the first time and will not change. I figured out that if I 'kick keg' that will at least allow me to get the correct info in if I'm changing tap info.
Forum: DIY Projects 02-27-2014, 03:09 PM
Replies: 906
Views: 56,477
Posted By raysmithtx
I'm having the same problem as EGeekBMe. When I...

I'm having the same problem as EGeekBMe. When I add a beer to the tap is does not auto populate the screen. The name of the beer shows up but none of the values populate the screen.

This is what...
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