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Forum: Equipment/Sanitation Yesterday, 01:28 PM
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Posted By ChuckO
Set up your dip tube and pump arrangement before...

Set up your dip tube and pump arrangement before you start heating water. Fill your kettle with strike water through the pump backwards to leave the line full and the pump primed.
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 08-28-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 634
Posted By ChuckO
I have thought about mixing the mash, but find...

I have thought about mixing the mash, but find that my RIMS system doesn't require it. I first started to think about it when trying to find a use for an old BBQ spit motor that I had lying around. ...
Forum: DIY Projects 08-28-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 122
Posted By ChuckO
Once you set up your BCS for a particular HLT,...

Once you set up your BCS for a particular HLT, MASH and Boil schedule you may save it on a PC. You can then reload it to the BCS the next time that you make that recipe. There isn't a way that I...
Forum: DIY Projects 08-26-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 232
Posted By ChuckO
Don't forget that the EvaDry is releasing it's...

Don't forget that the EvaDry is releasing it's trapped moisture back into the fermentation chamber while it is heating.
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 08-23-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 894
Posted By ChuckO
I have a sight glass on the MLT and have found...

I have a sight glass on the MLT and have found some problems with using it during fly sparging. The sight glass inlet falls somewhere within the height of the grain bed close to the false bottom. ...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 08-22-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 543
Posted By ChuckO
Returnable/reusable bottles were the norm for...

Returnable/reusable bottles were the norm for beer, soft drinks and milk until the late 1950's as far as I can recall. I have 3 or 4 cases of reusable beer bottles from the 1970's, so they were used...
Forum: Soda Making 08-21-2014, 01:39 PM
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Views: 10,993
Posted By ChuckO
Sounds good, I'm in.

Sounds good, I'm in.
Forum: DIY Projects 08-19-2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 459
Posted By ChuckO
5500 watts @ 240 volts = 22.91 amps with 10.47...

5500 watts @ 240 volts = 22.91 amps with 10.47 ohms resistance.

120 volts through 10.47 ohms uses 11.45 amps and produces 1375 watts of heat. The 15 amp recepticle is quite acceptable
Forum: DIY Projects 08-17-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 328
Posted By ChuckO
"Well actually" conversion is F = (C x 1.8) + 32...

"Well actually" conversion is F = (C x 1.8) + 32 :D
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 08-15-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 498
Posted By ChuckO
My only reason for having something under my...

My only reason for having something under my keezer is to prevent the inevitable spills from rusting the keezer's feet and leaving marks on the carpet.
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 08-15-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 192
Posted By ChuckO
Not all ceramic is porous. My dinner plates are...

Not all ceramic is porous. My dinner plates are ceramic with a glaze on them, as are quite a few jugs and ceramic bottles. Just be certain that the glaze fully coats the surfaces that contact your...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 08-15-2014, 01:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 222
Posted By ChuckO
Try some Carlo Rossi 4 litter wine jugs. I have...

Try some Carlo Rossi 4 litter wine jugs. I have used some for test batches and have used them on a stir plate for starters.
Forum: Electric Brewing 08-15-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 700
Posted By ChuckO
Manual mode won't lessen the amp draw. It will...

Manual mode won't lessen the amp draw. It will only turn the full load on and off. Only reducing the element wattage will reduce the current flow.
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 08-14-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 233
Posted By ChuckO
Weigh a tablespoon full of it and then write the...

Weigh a tablespoon full of it and then write the volume/weight value on the container for future use.
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 08-12-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 200
Posted By ChuckO
I've never had that happen. I do make certain...

I've never had that happen. I do make certain that there is some keg lube on the lid seal and hit it with 30psi of CO2 after purging.

Based on your two comments I just checked my 2 kegs of Cream...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 08-12-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 200
Posted By ChuckO
It is a small cost advantage over purchasing CO2....

It is a small cost advantage over purchasing CO2. For me there is no difference in time between naturally carbonating and force carbonating at serving pressure except that it is done at room...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 08-12-2014, 01:44 PM
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Views: 14,694
Posted By ChuckO
Count me in!

Count me in!
Forum: DIY Projects 08-11-2014, 12:05 PM
Replies: 1,316
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Posted By ChuckO
I run my sparge water through the RIMS tube and...

I run my sparge water through the RIMS tube and pump the MLT output directly into the boil kettle. That way the RIMS tube has only water in it when finished, and is partially cleaned out.

Make a...
Forum: Sponsor Giveaways 08-05-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 2,307
Views: 68,715
Posted By ChuckO
I'm in.

I'm in.
Forum: General Beer Discussion 08-01-2014, 01:31 PM
Replies: 506
Views: 15,131
Posted By ChuckO
I'm in.

I'm in.
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 07-26-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 324
Posted By ChuckO
It might be that you are out of gas and have a...

It might be that you are out of gas and have a bad high pressure gauge.
Forum: General Beer Discussion 07-23-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 990
Views: 16,839
Posted By ChuckO
Great give away! I'm in.

Great give away! I'm in.
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 07-17-2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 529
Posted By ChuckO
I put the taps on the side opposite the...

I put the taps on the side opposite the compressor hump. Leaves more room for the tubing and hardware.
Forum: Sponsor Giveaways 07-17-2014, 11:28 AM
Replies: 1,540
Views: 44,220
Posted By ChuckO
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Count me in!
Forum: General Beer Discussion 07-16-2014, 02:21 PM
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Views: 10,408
Posted By ChuckO
Count me in!

Count me in!
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