Ss Brewing Technologies Giveaway!

Home Brew Forums > Search Forums > Search Results
Showing results 1 to 25 of 57
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: rmchair
Forum: Mead Forum 11-12-2011, 10:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 386
Posted By rmchair
Fruit smelled rotten

After primary ferm, my formerly frozen tropical fruit smelled like vomit. I did plunge the fruit pieces into the liquid twice a day.

I decided to continue on, but now that I am at drinking...
Forum: Wine 07-02-2011, 02:36 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 40,125
Posted By rmchair
Okay I got a gravity reading of 1.020 and racked...

Okay I got a gravity reading of 1.020 and racked this out of my mr beer and into a couple of 1 gal carboys so i could see it clear. I didn't identify anything resembling yeast at the bottom of the...
Forum: Wine 07-01-2011, 12:21 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 40,125
Posted By rmchair
Mine wasn't doing jack, so I dumped three...

Mine wasn't doing jack, so I dumped three different yeasts in there over a period of about 5 days. I think there is too much acid in the pulp can. I am stalling out way too high of gravity now. ...
Forum: Wine 06-22-2011, 11:36 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 40,125
Posted By rmchair
Mix it with something dry. I have made some...

Mix it with something dry. I have made some great drinks by mixing two bad ones.
Forum: Wine Making Forum 06-21-2011, 02:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 22,648
Posted By rmchair
I am not sure gassing the corks is humane. I...

I am not sure gassing the corks is humane.
I like the sound of the vodka soaking. That would counter the dilution argument in my mind. Then you could challenge your buds to drink the bowl of...
Forum: Belgian and French Ale 06-19-2011, 03:50 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 36,617
Posted By rmchair
Doing extract

Beer store guy says I can't use wheat flake in extract. I'm all like "Yeah, that didn't sound right."
Going with Cara Hell instead of wheat ingreadients. Maybe a little darker beer, but I have a...
Forum: Recipes/Ingredients 06-19-2011, 03:27 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 46,181
Posted By rmchair
easy extract

I hadn't had an OSH in quite some time, and after having a bottle I thought it tasted different than the draft I remembered, yet the taste was familiar. I went and grabbed an old bottle of my "No...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 12-04-2010, 01:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,439
Posted By rmchair
Thanks, I am working on drinking it down, but I...

Thanks, I am working on drinking it down, but I am only 1/40 of the way there- should be done by 2011 though- well before the calamity strikes.
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 12-03-2010, 06:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,439
Posted By rmchair
Help-Outside kegerator too cold tonight

What can I do to keep my beer from freezing in my outdoor kegerator? I am in Florida, so I don't know anything about how to counter the freezing temps. any ideas? I got a 4 corny operation, too...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 12-02-2010, 01:33 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 23,181
Posted By rmchair
This is a great thread. Here I am mulling over a...

This is a great thread. Here I am mulling over a bunch of old beers, and I feel a lot better about drinking them now. My story is my brother left a bunch of Busch Light at my vacation condo as a...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 09-26-2010, 06:06 PM
Replies: 831
Views: 678,028
Posted By rmchair
I have bought a generic temp controller from Chi...

I have bought a generic temp controller from Chi company $39 that works great. Their shipping is a bit high, but if you are buying a corny or two it might work out.
I have also gotten the L&W...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 06-23-2010, 01:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 8,408
Posted By rmchair
Yeah, carboy will fit. But you will not want to...

Yeah, carboy will fit. But you will not want to wait until the lager is done fermenting to have kegs on tap amigo.
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 06-23-2010, 01:25 AM
Replies: 831
Views: 678,028
Posted By rmchair
incidently, I could not manage to get 4 on the...

incidently, I could not manage to get 4 on the floor in the new Holiday 7.0, its close, and maybe if it could be forced in there, but I am not inclined to do that.
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 06-23-2010, 01:23 AM
Replies: 831
Views: 678,028
Posted By rmchair
You need a seperate device. You can order the...

You need a seperate device. You can order the johsnosn control from most brew stores, you can order the cheaper version from Chi company for an add on, or you can install a fridge thermostat. There...
Forum: DIY Projects 06-21-2010, 12:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 818
Posted By rmchair
Lazy Keezer

I tried to avoid some of the physical work, especially since I can't cut a straight line, and I thought I might pass on a few tips. First, thanks to those who came before, I borrowed from all of...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 06-14-2010, 01:38 AM
Replies: 831
Views: 678,028
Posted By rmchair
It looks to me like the GE at HD is exactly like...

It looks to me like the GE at HD is exactly like the Holiday at Lowes. I am thinking they are made at the same sweat shop. The 7 cubic foot fits three on the floor no problem. An 8 inch collar will...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 06-14-2010, 01:33 AM
Replies: 831
Views: 678,028
Posted By rmchair
If you are going to do a collar a 7 cubic foot...

If you are going to do a collar a 7 cubic foot will easily fit 4 cornies. Why cool that much space? Pay $180 at Lowes and get the new one. I wouldn't pay over 50 for a used one covered with rust.
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 06-06-2010, 10:26 PM
Replies: 831
Views: 678,028
Posted By rmchair
I just picked up the holiday 7.0 at lowes but was...

I just picked up the holiday 7.0 at lowes but was tempted by the 5.5 dunbar at HHgreg for 159 and rebate. I just hate rebates so bad and was tired of being claustrophobic with my old dorm fridge. ...
Forum: DIY Projects 06-05-2010, 03:38 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 21,833
Posted By rmchair
Yeah, but ironic in that you now deserve to toot...

Yeah, but ironic in that you now deserve to toot your own horn.
Forum: DIY Projects 06-05-2010, 03:28 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 20,039
Posted By rmchair
Nice Picture. Now see, if I went through all...

Nice Picture. Now see, if I went through all that hard labor to make it match the dining room furniture, the first thing my wife would say when she walked in the room is "How come you didn't make a...
Forum: DIY Projects 06-05-2010, 01:53 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,446
Posted By rmchair
You know, these towers look a lot like the old...

You know, these towers look a lot like the old ski pylons/ wakeboard poles from a boat. If you find an old aluminum 3" pole, cut it, it will already have mounting holes for the floor of the boat. ...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 06-03-2010, 03:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 734
Posted By rmchair
no I only made that mistake with the hot water...

no I only made that mistake with the hot water once- Had the windows shut and breathed the fumes into my lungs.

I still haven't figured this out, but the iodophor solution isn't as thick as...
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 06-02-2010, 01:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 734
Posted By rmchair
Ive used it many times and this is a way lighter...

Ive used it many times and this is a way lighter color than normal, even at more than twide the normal dose. I guess I will trust the mixture. I hope it works.
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 06-02-2010, 12:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 734
Posted By rmchair
I just bought it.

I just bought it.
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 06-02-2010, 12:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 734
Posted By rmchair
iodophor is wrong color

Just mixed iodophor and it is way lighter than normal, doubled the dose and still doesn't look right. Did they change it? did I get a bad batch? What should I do? I got two batches of beer...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 57


 
Forum Jump