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Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 01-01-2013, 11:24 PM
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Posted By Tomahawk
I'm disapponted to see no replies to this thread....

I'm disapponted to see no replies to this thread. I had the same issue this weekend (hinged false bottom in keggle, pump on, low heat applied, stiring mash, grain under FB clogged my tube).
I...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 01-01-2013, 01:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 550
Posted By Tomahawk
Should I retire the keggle mash tun? How did I...

Should I retire the keggle mash tun? How did I end up with 1-2lbs of grain under the false bottom (climax, hinged)?

Strike water in, grain in, dough-in, check temp, good, let sit 10min, check...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 12-31-2012, 03:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 550
Posted By Tomahawk
I was just researching session IPA (or perhaps...

I was just researching session IPA (or perhaps pale). It looks like I'll have a very expensive, light body, 64 IBU, 4.7% pale ale?

I appreciate the idea of having DME on hand to adjust. I just...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 12-31-2012, 02:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 550
Posted By Tomahawk
The cooler wasn't my problem, I've always reached...

The cooler wasn't my problem, I've always reached my target OG using it in the past.

I'd like to know if this will be an enjoyable 4.7% lawn mowing beer, or if I need to "save" it by adding...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 12-31-2012, 02:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 550
Posted By Tomahawk
OG well below target...can it be fixed?

I fired up my single tier keggle system for the first time yesterday. I brewed a 5gal Celebration clone with 13lbs of grain. I had an issue with mash that has lead to low efficiency.

I was...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 12-11-2012, 01:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 695
Posted By Tomahawk
Ahha! I wasn't thinking about killn' germs. ...

Ahha! I wasn't thinking about killn' germs. Thank you!
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 12-10-2012, 07:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 695
Posted By Tomahawk
Whirlpool w/pump question

I have my keggles complete on my new s/tier system. I'm going over the process in my head and one question I have is when to start/stop whirlpool.

Starting the whirlpool (march pump, side pickup,...
Forum: Washington HomeBrew Forum 12-10-2012, 06:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,816
Posted By Tomahawk
There's the Stilly Mashers in the Arlington...

There's the Stilly Mashers in the Arlington area.....it's small.
Forum: DIY Projects 12-09-2011, 08:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,743
Posted By Tomahawk
That right there is good info. Just what I was...

That right there is good info. Just what I was looking for. Thanks kladue!:rockin:
Forum: DIY Projects 12-08-2011, 01:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,514
Posted By Tomahawk
Let me digest that for a while.... Thanks...

Let me digest that for a while....

Thanks for the responses gents!
Forum: DIY Projects 12-05-2011, 01:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,514
Posted By Tomahawk
"Venturi bell". Good word to know. ;-) ...

"Venturi bell". Good word to know. ;-)

Thanks for the pic. Still curious if the fitting also acts as a flame control?
Forum: DIY Projects 12-05-2011, 01:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,514
Posted By Tomahawk
Thanks for the reply kladue. Does the...

Thanks for the reply kladue.

Does the valve/orifice screw straight into the BG14 threads, or are you running some hose/pipe from the burner first?

Bonus...does the valve on this act as flame...
Forum: DIY Projects 12-04-2011, 03:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,514
Posted By Tomahawk
BG14 low pressure conversion?

Hi guys,

I have search overload...I'm a bit vapor locked...and could use some fine-tuned direction.

I'm at the propane plumbing part of my brewstand build (15gal keggles)
I have 2 BG14's...
Forum: DIY Projects 06-30-2011, 05:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 554
Posted By Tomahawk
HP orfice for the 6" burner? Excuse my...

HP orfice for the 6" burner? Excuse my ignorance, but where does it go and what thread size?http://i169.photobucket.com/albums/u229/TVDIII/6inchburner.jpg
Forum: DIY Projects 06-29-2011, 08:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 554
Posted By Tomahawk
Stuck build, brewstand.

I have a brewtus-style stand partially complete. I'm stuck on the propane and temperature parts of the build.

My big dilema is not knowing about automation (auto flame control) and even if I did,...
Forum: Sponsor Giveaways 06-02-2011, 01:42 AM
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Posted By Tomahawk
Slante!

Slante!
Forum: Brew Science 01-14-2011, 04:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,044
Posted By Tomahawk
Appreciate the info. Looking at Palmer's...

Appreciate the info. Looking at Palmer's website, I see I cannot determine Mg/Ca with the known CaCO3 numbers. ;-(

Bottom line....my beer tastes good! I suppose that all I need to know. ;-)
Forum: Brew Science 01-13-2011, 06:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,044
Posted By Tomahawk
I'm 50m north of Seattle. Our small community...

I'm 50m north of Seattle. Our small community gets great-tasting water from the Tulalip Aquafer (untreated).

I appreciate the comparison.:mug:
Forum: Brew Science 01-13-2011, 04:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,044
Posted By Tomahawk
My water profile (mg?)

I recieved my water report and would appreciate the perspective of a more knowledgable person.

Using the EZ Water Calculator as reference, I'm missing some inputs - Magnesium for sure and then I'm...
Forum: General Chit Chat 11-23-2010, 10:01 PM
Replies: 2,169
Views: 96,947
Posted By Tomahawk
Same user name: TOMAHAWK. Nice site. ...

Same user name: TOMAHAWK.

Nice site. Posting 5 was easy. I suspect I'll hit it again soon. Thanks.:mug:
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 01-17-2010, 02:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 608
Posted By Tomahawk
Full 60min boil in a 7.5gal pot.

Full 60min boil in a 7.5gal pot.
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 01-17-2010, 04:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 608
Posted By Tomahawk
Fermentation definately happened AFTER infamous...

Fermentation definately happened AFTER infamous emergency transfer-it bubbled vigorously. I just want to know if the possible reduction in initial yeast population could affect attenuation? ...
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 01-17-2010, 01:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 608
Posted By Tomahawk
Sweet beer = under ferment?

My 4 week old beer tastes sweet.

-IPA kit from homebrewheaven + 1lb additional pale powder.
-Pacman yeast
-2 weeks primary
-2 weeks secondary
-racked to corny on 28th day
-forced carb'd.

...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 12-15-2009, 07:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 396
Posted By Tomahawk
Is that doable? What will I be doing then? ...

Is that doable? What will I be doing then?

Will this allow the yeats to "clean up"?
Will the yeast even come back to life after being 38deg for 48hrs?

Thanks for the responses guys.
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 12-15-2009, 07:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 396
Posted By Tomahawk
Darn it. I didn't think about cold crashing in...

Darn it. I didn't think about cold crashing in the carboy prior to kegging.
I think I'll start another batch, but do the 2 weeks primary / 2 weeks (min) secondary followed by cold crash and...
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