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Forum: Introductions 08-21-2014, 02:36 PM
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Posted By Rockn_M
Welcome!

Welcome!
Forum: Cider Forum 08-21-2014, 11:48 AM
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Posted By Rockn_M
I've always thought those were called Preachers...

I've always thought those were called Preachers Collar. My wife loves them.


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Forum: Bottling/Kegging 08-20-2014, 09:07 PM
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Posted By Rockn_M
Like Ron Popeil said..."Set it and forget...

Like Ron Popeil said..."Set it and forget it".
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 08-20-2014, 03:16 PM
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Posted By Rockn_M
When I was drilling out the control box for my...

When I was drilling out the control box for my electric brewery I burned up a drill. I didn't use enough oil and not using enough pressure.

Going slow with a little pressure plus plenty (more than...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 08-20-2014, 03:12 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By Rockn_M
A swamp cooler is probably one of the easiest and...

A swamp cooler is probably one of the easiest and cheapest solutions.

You can also get a Johnsol controler with a chest freezer. This is what I do and it has worked very well. It's a little more...
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 08-19-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 16
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Posted By Rockn_M
Based on the information provided it did...

Based on the information provided it did everything correctly. It takes longer for lagers to show signs of fermentation. I wouldn't start to worry until after 72 hours.
Forum: Soda Making 08-19-2014, 05:13 PM
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Posted By Rockn_M
Yum! Sent from my kegerator

Yum!


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Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 08-19-2014, 01:54 PM
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Posted By Rockn_M
I use Eva-Dry and it works ok. It's not 100% but...

I use Eva-Dry and it works ok. It's not 100% but it does reduce the amount of moisture. I also will a towel to soak up any remaining moisture between batches.
Forum: General Beer Discussion 08-15-2014, 09:13 PM
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Posted By Rockn_M
I brew a lot after the baby goes down at night.

I brew a lot after the baby goes down at night.
Forum: General Beer Discussion 08-15-2014, 07:11 PM
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Posted By Rockn_M
That's really cool! :tank:

That's really cool! :tank:
Forum: General Beer Discussion 08-15-2014, 07:06 PM
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Posted By Rockn_M
Best practice is to rinse them out right after...

Best practice is to rinse them out right after they are emptied. However if they have been stored for a long time or they were not rinsed out I will make a solution of Oxclean Free with hot water...
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 08-15-2014, 03:31 PM
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Posted By Rockn_M
How are you cooling your wort? Once the wort gets...

How are you cooling your wort? Once the wort gets down to around 100 you can move to your carboy and then put it in your kegerator. Once it gets to 65ish you can add your yeast. As long as everything...
Forum: Introductions 08-15-2014, 02:53 PM
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Views: 354
Posted By Rockn_M
Welcome!

Welcome!
Forum: General Beer Discussion 08-14-2014, 09:07 PM
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Posted By Rockn_M
+1. Makes clean up so easy. Shut the dishwasher...

+1. Makes clean up so easy. Shut the dishwasher door and run a light wash.
Forum: Extract Brewing 08-14-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 11
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Posted By Rockn_M
Adding extract in the last 5 minutes of the boil...

Adding extract in the last 5 minutes of the boil will sterlize the extract and make sure it's dissolved. This will also help keep the wort from darkening.
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 08-14-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 241
Posted By Rockn_M
This is what I do and I only get a little bit of...

This is what I do and I only get a little bit of trub for the first second or two when you first open the spigot. After that it's clear beer.
Forum: BIAB Brewing 08-14-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 642
Posted By Rockn_M
Right now all I do is BIAB. I have a 10 gallon...

Right now all I do is BIAB. I have a 10 gallon pot that a grain bill around 10-12 lbs. it gets pretty close to the top. But once you take the bag out the water will decrease. If you can get the 15...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 08-12-2014, 09:41 PM
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Posted By Rockn_M
Those will work. Make sure you sanitze them...

Those will work. Make sure you sanitze them before use.
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 08-12-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 15
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Posted By Rockn_M
You might have some off flavors but a few degrees...

You might have some off flavors but a few degrees isn't too bad. You can use a swamp cooler or a wet shirt\towel to help keep the temps down.

The first 3-4 days are the most important. If you can...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 08-12-2014, 02:38 PM
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Posted By Rockn_M
I'm in

I'm in
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 08-11-2014, 02:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 247
Posted By Rockn_M
It'll work as is. You might have some off flavors.

It'll work as is. You might have some off flavors.
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 08-11-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 440
Posted By Rockn_M
Yes! Plus it's a little me time. :mug:

Yes! Plus it's a little me time. :mug:
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 08-11-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 247
Posted By Rockn_M
Welcome to the forum! Lagers typically take...

Welcome to the forum!

Lagers typically take longer to show signs of fermentation. Another thing to take note is that vial of yeast wasn't enough for the OG and volume. It will take some time for...
Forum: Introductions 08-11-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 226
Posted By Rockn_M
Welcome!

Welcome!
Forum: BIAB Brewing 08-10-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 511
Posted By Rockn_M
Good Luck. BIAB is a great way to do all grain...

Good Luck. BIAB is a great way to do all grain without a huge expense.


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