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Forum: DIY Projects 01-10-2012, 07:30 PM
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Posted By BadgerBrewer
Very nice set up! Well done. I have been...

Very nice set up! Well done. I have been cooking the idea of going all electric and this is a very clean looking rig. Any chance you can throw in a few pics of the insides of your kettles?
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 03-03-2011, 06:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 360
Posted By BadgerBrewer
You sure can. I think there are a few threads on...

You sure can. I think there are a few threads on the topic on this site, but basically you can just take your bottling wand and insert it into your tap faucet (or picinic faucet). Purge most of the...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 01-28-2011, 06:39 PM
Replies: 495
Views: 25,817
Posted By BadgerBrewer
Flomaster, just shot over the funds from PayPal. ...

Flomaster, just shot over the funds from PayPal. Muchas Gracias amigo!
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 01-27-2011, 06:33 PM
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Views: 25,817
Posted By BadgerBrewer
I will take 2 please!

I will take 2 please!
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 12-28-2010, 01:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 382
Posted By BadgerBrewer
I suspect that the black stuff is oxydation on...

I suspect that the black stuff is oxydation on your copper. Should not be a problem, just make sure to put it into your boil kettle when there is 15 minutes left in the boil to sanitize it and you...
Forum: American Ale 12-28-2010, 01:24 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,074
Posted By BadgerBrewer
It is fine to use 5 gallons as your batch size,...

It is fine to use 5 gallons as your batch size, but just realize that you will end up with 4 - 4.5 gallons in your keg at the end of the process since there will be a fair sized yeast cake/trub pile...
Forum: General Techniques 12-08-2010, 09:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 629
Posted By BadgerBrewer
When doing this method, do people generally use...

When doing this method, do people generally use whole leaf hops in the tea ball or can you use pellet hops? I use gelatin when kegging, plus a cold crash method to make the beer crystal clear. I...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 07-21-2010, 07:53 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,506
Posted By BadgerBrewer
I use a 50' IC (1/2") which drops my 10 gallon...

I use a 50' IC (1/2") which drops my 10 gallon batches down to 110 degrees or so in 15 minutes using warm 85 degree Texas ground water. I added a sump pump from Harbour Freight ($24 with discount...
Forum: General Techniques 07-21-2010, 03:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 604
Posted By BadgerBrewer
Age it cold to clarify/condition. No reason to...

Age it cold to clarify/condition. No reason to keep at room temp unless you don't have room in the serving system. Fermentation is done after 7 weeks (if your hydrometer tells you so). Done is...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 07-21-2010, 03:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 793
Posted By BadgerBrewer
CO2 man. 48 hours at 30psi and you are ready to...

CO2 man. 48 hours at 30psi and you are ready to rock. Why wait if you are serving from your keg?? After 48 hours purge and condition as long as you want to clear. Usually no more than a few...
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 07-21-2010, 03:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 656
Posted By BadgerBrewer
3 hours? man...wait at least 3 days and then...

3 hours? man...wait at least 3 days and then push the panic button. You should be fine provided your santitation/washing methods were sound
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 07-05-2010, 04:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 507
Posted By BadgerBrewer
Mine either. Just make sure to run the valve...

Mine either. Just make sure to run the valve only partially open rather than full so decrease the suction from your MLT. I leave the MLT wide open but restrict my pump 'out' valve to half way or...
Forum: DIY Projects 07-05-2010, 04:32 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 73,521
Posted By BadgerBrewer
I have been using a pre-chiller for my IC and...

I have been using a pre-chiller for my IC and whirlpool device as the ground water in Texas is about 85 degrees. Anyone have a better set up than a pre-chiller with an IC? I have 50' of 3/8" tubing...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 07-02-2010, 12:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,920
Posted By BadgerBrewer
No blow off tube for this guy...I use Fermcap in...

No blow off tube for this guy...I use Fermcap in my fermentation buckets now. Even my blowoff tube gets clogged. No more issues once I switched to the drops! Awesome stuff!
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Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 06-30-2010, 03:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,390
Posted By BadgerBrewer
You can always use Fermcap drops to control your...

You can always use Fermcap drops to control your krausen levels. This is a shot of my Black IPA I brewed a month ago (turned out AWESOME), and ever since this I am now a disciple of Fermcap! Use it...
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 06-29-2010, 06:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,305
Posted By BadgerBrewer
I cracked my keg last night and have my first...

I cracked my keg last night and have my first Pitch Black IPA. It is just about perfect if I do say so myself. Not a true clone in the purest sense of the word, but certainly a very tastey Black...
Forum: Electric Brewing 06-28-2010, 03:29 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 19,054
Posted By BadgerBrewer
I love the 240 in a box setup. I am looking to...

I love the 240 in a box setup. I am looking to do the same thing by running an extention from my dryer outlet. What type of extention wire/cord did you use from the house to the box? How much does...
Forum: All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 06-26-2010, 10:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 769
Posted By BadgerBrewer
Let 'er rip man! But take lots and lots of notes...

Let 'er rip man! But take lots and lots of notes regarding temps, volumes, times, etc. along the way as you brew so you can fine tune the process. I also suggest a nice brewing software program to...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 06-26-2010, 01:04 AM
Replies: 556
Views: 196,175
Posted By BadgerBrewer
I brewed last Saturday and put the grains in a...

I brewed last Saturday and put the grains in a garbage bag...smelled like a$$ that night!

Jason - BTW, we are brewing tomorrow at 5:00 am so I will have 15 pounds of grains for you (Blonde Ale) if...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 06-26-2010, 12:52 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,702
Posted By BadgerBrewer
I made an attempt at making a Pitch Black IPA...

I made an attempt at making a Pitch Black IPA influenced by The W'10 from Widmer. I just put it on gas tonight, so I will have my first sampling Sunday night (I follow the 30 psi for 48 hour...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 06-26-2010, 12:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 794
Posted By BadgerBrewer
It might, but if it is oxydation I don't think...

It might, but if it is oxydation I don't think time heals that. In fact the older my batch got the worse it tasted.
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 06-26-2010, 12:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 794
Posted By BadgerBrewer
My very first batch had oxydation...I know...

My very first batch had oxydation...I know because I took it over to the local brewery and had the brew master sample and ctitique...and he indicated oxydation had that cardboard oddness. Ever since...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 06-25-2010, 11:53 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,455
Posted By BadgerBrewer
I have been doing 5-6 gallon batches, but it is...

I have been doing 5-6 gallon batches, but it is so dang hot here in Texas I am moving to 10-11 gallon batches to brew less often but keep my pipeline full. I have 6 kegs full on tap with usually 1...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 06-25-2010, 11:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 794
Posted By BadgerBrewer
Not knowing much of the details on your process,...

Not knowing much of the details on your process, I would suspect it might be oxydation. Was your wort hot when you transferred it to your fermentation vessel? Or perhaps when you racked to your...
Forum: Brewing Software 06-25-2010, 06:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,354
Posted By BadgerBrewer
You need to make sure that the field under...

You need to make sure that the field under measured OG and Measured FG is updated with accurate readings. Otherwise it defaults to other values. Let us know if it works
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