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Old 08-14-2009, 05:30 AM   #1
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Waiting for my brew to cool down... sigh

Watching How I Met Your Mother on DVD. Anybody out there brew tonight?
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Old 08-14-2009, 06:09 AM   #2
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maybe you should spend this time building a wort chiller??
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Old 08-14-2009, 07:14 AM   #3
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Whoa! I'm watching Big Bang Theory while waiting for my brew to cool.


Cool!


edit: My next project needs to be a wort chiller.

 
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Old 08-14-2009, 07:41 AM   #4
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wow it takes all of 5 min to get my brews down to 80

course 38f ground water will do that
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Old 08-14-2009, 11:45 AM   #5
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I fill my whirlpool tub with water until my brew pot barely floats, then turn the jets on. Takes a little less than fifteen minutes to cool down to 80. But I also learned to make sure that the lid is on. Water tends to splash a bit without a body in the tub.

 
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Old 08-14-2009, 12:25 PM   #6
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Water tends to splash a bit without a body in the tub.
Talk to Deathbrewer?

 
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Old 08-14-2009, 01:41 PM   #7
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Definitely get a wort chiller. Even with warm ground water, and only a 25 footer, I am cooling in 10-15 minutes.

 
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