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Old 12-27-2010, 03:04 PM   #11
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Yeah, I love my toaster. I'm rocking a ported and polished VF39 (from an STi) turbo, Invidia up pipe, K&N cone filter, 04 Sti ECU with a Cobb stage 2 shelf map, WRX springs over AGR2's, Cobb 3" stainless turbo-back, short-throw (which I don't really like) and a bunch of other little junk. Putting around 290 to the wheels.

Congrats on the first batch! One of the first brewery additions that I purchased was a immersion chiller - well worth it!



 
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Old 12-27-2010, 03:15 PM   #12
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Great progress dude! Keep it up!


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Old 12-27-2010, 03:16 PM   #13
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Looking good. Look forward to seeing everything come together.
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Fermenting/Conditioning: Casc/Cent APA, Hoppy Birthday Amarillo/Simcoe IPA(6g American/5g Belgian), Chappist Belgian Dubbel
Bottled/Kegged: Red Rye IPA, Wesside Trip(Westmalle Tripel clone), ESB, Lil Trap (4% Trappist Starter Batch), Robust (Pumpkin) Porter, 3% Little Hopper, "Slick Rick" Old Engine Oil Clone(oaked w/ vanilla and balvenie scotch), Imperial RyePA,
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Old 12-27-2010, 03:46 PM   #14
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Thanks guys! I'm taking Wed-Friday off this week, so I hope to have plenty-more updates soon! Including one secret-addition: Adding a hot water line and a drain to the sink in my garage...

 
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Old 12-28-2010, 02:46 PM   #15
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Nice Ted.. I'll be stopping by this spring to brew with you.

 
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Old 12-28-2010, 07:30 PM   #16
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Good deal, I'm looking forward to it!

Little Chugger pump delivered yesterday:
I'll add a picture in a bit.

And, I'm preparing for a three-day brewing expansion with lots of pics...

 
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Old 12-28-2010, 08:38 PM   #17
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Subaru owner here too, sort of. My wife drives a '04 FXT with a VF39, gutted up pipe, STi axle back and tune. I'm at the other end with a Evo IX.

 
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Old 12-31-2010, 12:12 AM   #18
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In the past 48 hours I was able to get ingredients from Midwest, assembled the mill, brew three batches, cleaned all of my kegs and lines, repassivated the kettle that I hit with the wire wheel, picked up the two other kegs from Paul and cut the tops off of them. Tomorrow I hope to get the fitting holes poked into the kegs and thermometers and ball valves installed.


 
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Old 01-03-2011, 02:42 AM   #19
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Can't believe I didn't see your thread sooner, great thread Ted. Makes me think back to my own brewery and how its grown over the 2 years i've been addicted. Can't wait till we can add pictures of our stands and of course brew on them!

 
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Old 01-04-2011, 06:00 AM   #20
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I borrowed a welder from a buddy so I said screw the keg work, I want to do some welding.

The tubing


A couple tack welds per corner to hold everything in place


The outer frame tacked.


And just because I wanted to see what it was looking like


and here's the plan:



 
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