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Old 11-21-2011, 05:53 PM   #141
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Quick question

When your 'dumping' do you usually have a set schedule when your trying to clear?
Usually I let the beer ferment for 5-7 days, DUMP and let it sit for another 5-7 days, then keg! If it still looks dirty I'll dump after the second 5-7 days and let sit for a couple days or when I get time to keg!!
Really No set schedule:-/ I've had beer sit in fermenter after the first dump for 2-3 weeks after!!

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Old 11-25-2011, 10:40 PM   #142
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First batch in the 30 gallon fermenter!
2 quart yeast/scrub catcher should b assembled soon and put on Saturday or Sunday

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Old 11-26-2011, 01:34 PM   #143
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holy santa clause sh*t!

what did you brew?
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Old 11-26-2011, 01:41 PM   #144
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holy santa clause sh*t!

what did you brew?
Sierra Nevada Clone:-)

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Old 11-27-2011, 12:16 AM   #145
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2 quart catcher on left for the 30 gallon fermenter. 1 quart catcher on right for the 15 gallon fermenter

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Old 11-27-2011, 08:19 PM   #146
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30 gallon fermenter w/ 2qt catcher in action:-)
The lid had a hole already in it so I stuffed an airlock into it:-)

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Old 11-27-2011, 08:48 PM   #147
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Looking good! Do you do back to back brews to fill it up?
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Old 11-27-2011, 09:27 PM   #148
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Looking good! Do you do back to back brews to fill it up?
I wish I could keep up:-) but I do try to go back to back. I have the 15 gallon fermenter for smaller batch's that sits right next to the 30 gallon, and it's empty right now:-/

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Any reason why you do not make the hole wider and use the built in mounting recess in the conical? Would the stand have to be too high with the fittings that are attached?
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Any reason why you do not make the hole wider and use the built in mounting recess in the conical? Would the stand have to be too high with the fittings that are attached?
I'm lazy:-) use to be a 15 gallon in its place. Upgraded one of the 15 gallons to a 30 gallon! Plus gives me an option to put 15 gallon in either hole, I store fermenting table under the basement steps:-).

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