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Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 01-15-2014, 10:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 503
Posted By skullface1818
Agreed, more details are needed......but what I...

Agreed, more details are needed......but what I would suggest you not do is panic and do something drastic. I've had the same problem before when I let a starter of yeast sit for too long. it went...
Forum: Gluten Free Brewing 01-15-2014, 10:24 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,065
Posted By skullface1818
damn, that is a funky looking recipe. Almost...

damn, that is a funky looking recipe. Almost everything that you can use is used, and it looks like it would probably taste like a great hoppy IPA. Looks good in the glass too!
Forum: Equipment/Sanitation 01-15-2014, 10:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 561
Posted By skullface1818
Id say to just get a new auto-siphon. I've had to...

Id say to just get a new auto-siphon. I've had to replace mine when I started getting infected yeast washing and took a good hard look at all the cracks in my auto and just decided that it Wasn't...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 01-15-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 214
Views: 16,041
Posted By skullface1818
Stone Ruination is a beer I have never loved. Too...

Stone Ruination is a beer I have never loved. Too bitter and undrinkable (its an imperial ipa, but yea, I guess it still counts). I also was not a fan of nb ranger, but did not hate it like I hate...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 01-15-2014, 06:12 PM
Replies: 966
Views: 126,169
Posted By skullface1818
I guess that i haven't had an annoying response...

I guess that i haven't had an annoying response yet, tho i think the closest that I got came from my family......but that is to be expected. When you tell your mom that your making gallons of beer at...
Forum: Electric Brewing 11-04-2013, 04:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 785
Posted By skullface1818
Update: Everything has been dryed and set up, and...

Update: Everything has been dryed and set up, and so far it looks like Ill have no issues. The wire I picked up was way too long, but that can be fixed later if/when I build a 2ed stick.

In the...
Forum: Electric Brewing 10-25-2013, 03:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 785
Posted By skullface1818
Pretty much the idea. Id prefer to do this...

Pretty much the idea. Id prefer to do this properly the first time and doubt that Ill find what I need being given away for free somewhere. My boils tend to be very long as well, so Id prefer to not...
Forum: Electric Brewing 10-25-2013, 01:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 785
Posted By skullface1818
120V, any length will do, tho a preferred length...

120V, any length will do, tho a preferred length of about 25ish feet.

Hell, anyone telling me the type of wire that they used would help a lot.


sooooo, basically this thing?
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Forum: Electric Brewing 10-25-2013, 12:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 785
Posted By skullface1818
correct extension cord for a 2000W heat stick

I have almost all the parts I need to build it, but I just realized that the cord I was saving is probably not up to the task. It was used on a 1000w steam cleaner, so I figure that I need something...
Forum: Electric Brewing 10-07-2013, 06:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 329
Posted By skullface1818
soo, what....... Get an extension cord and hook...

soo, what....... Get an extension cord and hook it up in another room?
Forum: Electric Brewing 10-06-2013, 01:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 329
Posted By skullface1818
two elements running on the same outlet?

I've used a bucket heater that I've used for my brews for a while (low powered, but gets the job done with my stovetop), but I think that I've decided to pick up a 2ed brewing element to shorten my...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 08-11-2013, 02:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 499
Posted By skullface1818
that's assuming that I leave the bottles for a...

that's assuming that I leave the bottles for a good deal of time for all the steam to lift out.

If I give it a blast from the bottom out steam stays their for a good amount of time, and as I push...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 08-06-2013, 06:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 499
Posted By skullface1818
steam to purge oxygen?

I was filling some bottles from my kegs, and before I did so I blasted each bottle with steam to help sanatize them (hand steam cleaner). As I was filling them up I noticed how the steam was moving...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 07-17-2013, 03:59 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,834
Posted By skullface1818
I cast my vote for brewing better beer and yeast....

I cast my vote for brewing better beer and yeast. both of those books are great resources and really did make an impact on my brewing process.

Id also recommend looking up "brewing" into any...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 07-15-2013, 04:44 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,187
Posted By skullface1818
for me, it was when I did my first AG mash. ...

for me, it was when I did my first AG mash.

Not only did I mess up my brewing water volume, temperature, and times, but my mash cooler still needed a lot of work. It was VERY leaky, its Stainless...
Forum: General Beer Discussion 07-15-2013, 04:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 272
Posted By skullface1818
their is no reason to think that you cannot age a...

their is no reason to think that you cannot age a beer in a can. The limning will leach off no flavors, and I guess that it can only get better after time.
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 07-08-2013, 04:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,130
Posted By skullface1818
I go with a heavy load of heat, steam, PBW, and...

I go with a heavy load of heat, steam, PBW, and Oxiclean.

I got with a soaking in the PBW/Oxi with boiling hot water, followed by a heavy regiment of steaming (from a hand steamer) and rinsing.
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Forum: General Techniques 07-08-2013, 04:32 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,944
Posted By skullface1818
I always go with the hop-bursting method and...

I always go with the hop-bursting method and really have seen nothing wrong occur. I've only recently gotten into hoppy beers, so I really haven't even been pushing things far enough to give a good...
Forum: General Techniques 07-07-2013, 01:52 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,587
Posted By skullface1818
I agree with the rest: Oxiclean and hot water...

I agree with the rest: Oxiclean and hot water will kill just about anything that's left in their. Rinse a lot, and bam, the bottles will be good as new
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 07-06-2013, 07:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 283
Posted By skullface1818
fixing a pinlock pin

I purchased 4 pinlock kegs are rock bottom prices off of Midwest, and for the most part I really enjoyed my deal.....however their is one hardware problem

one of the gas connects is missing a pin...
Forum: General Techniques 07-04-2013, 05:41 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 63,521
Posted By skullface1818
If I might chime in........... after a long...

If I might chime in...........

after a long history of having my stir-plated starters overflowing with foam, and looking at antifoam as a solution, I just thought "why not sue oil?"

after all...
Forum: Fermentation & Yeast 06-13-2013, 03:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 793
Posted By skullface1818
you should be fine. Ale yeast loves temps in that...

you should be fine. Ale yeast loves temps in that range. Its only a problem when you go below 55 degrees into lagger territory
Forum: General Beer Discussion 06-13-2013, 03:42 AM
Replies: 4,472
Views: 399,084
Posted By skullface1818
I'm rather skeptical on harvesting yeast from the...

I'm rather skeptical on harvesting yeast from the bottom of bottles (I've had very bad results with such yeast), but kudos for prepping in advance for being deprived of beer ;)
Forum: General Beer Discussion 06-13-2013, 03:40 AM
Replies: 4,472
Views: 399,084
Posted By skullface1818
you know your a homebrewer when you try to trade...

you know your a homebrewer when you try to trade beer for soda kegs...........

that happened to me when I ended up donating 3 cases of beer to a ice cream store (it was for a beer festive and...
Forum: Electric Brewing 06-13-2013, 03:36 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 17,089
Posted By skullface1818
this concerns me. I just use a commercial bucket...

this concerns me. I just use a commercial bucket heating element for my brews, and the only cleaning I do is a brief wash after each brew, but it has a lot of gunk on it. I figure that Oxy clean wash...
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