Corona Mill? - Home Brew Forums
Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > General Beer Discussion > Corona Mill?
Cool Brewing Corny 5G & Mini Giveaway
Sign-up To NEW HBT Article Newsletter - Brewing Articles Direct To You!

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 07-26-2011, 05:25 PM   #1
Jsamp
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: WV
Posts: 324
Liked 28 Times on 21 Posts
Likes Given: 45

Default Corona Mill?

Just trying to make sure I buy the right one so I can make the switch to AG. Im trying to be as cheap as possible while not loosing quality. Would this work?

http://www.amazon.com/Hopper-Cast-Gr...1700984&sr=8-4

Any other suggestions?


Jsamp is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 07-26-2011, 05:32 PM   #2
Revvy
Post Hoc Ergo Propter Hoc
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
 
Revvy's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: "Detroitish" Michigan
Posts: 40,867
Liked 3143 Times on 1860 Posts
Likes Given: 3881

Default

That's the one... You'll find all the info you need about using them here.


__________________
Like my snazzy new avatar? Get Sons of Zymurgy swag, here, and brew with the best.

Revvy's one of the cool reverends. He has a Harley and a t-shirt that says on the back "If you can read this, the bitch was Raptured. - Madman

I gotta tell ya, just between us girls, that Revvy is HOT. Very tall, gorgeous grey hair and a terrific smile. He's very good looking in person, with a charismatic personality... he drives like a ****ing maniac! - YooperBrew
Revvy is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 07-26-2011, 05:49 PM   #3
Jsamp
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: WV
Posts: 324
Liked 28 Times on 21 Posts
Likes Given: 45

Default

I actually read that thread earlier today. I got all the stuff to make something similar to yours just missing the mill. I was a little paranoid and didnt want to make a bad purchase. Thanks for the help
Jsamp is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 07-27-2011, 02:37 AM   #4
jonmohno
Registered User
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Corn, High Fructose Corn Fortress, IA
Posts: 5,849
Liked 417 Times on 367 Posts
Likes Given: 1235

Default

15$. Wow. I paid 55 for my victoria. Man, i love it ,so easy, no more sweating with a wine bottle and smashing the crap out of my grains for another hour.Wine bottle is as cheap as it gets but this is a way better crush.
jonmohno is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 07-27-2011, 02:52 AM   #5
Rivenin
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: McMinnville, Oregon
Posts: 3,147
Liked 303 Times on 238 Posts
Likes Given: 351

Default

i think i paid 25 for mine, ti works wonders!
__________________
RAINYDAY BREWING AND WINERY Sherwood, OR - EST 2010
Coming up Whiskey Oak Aged Imperial Rye Stout
Primary Sour saison - Lambic inspired coolshipped + dreg beer - Nut Brown
Kegged Nelson, Kohatu, Citra IPA
240v - 4500w electric two tier
Rivenin is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 07-27-2011, 02:56 AM   #6
shafferpilot
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
 
shafferpilot's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Cincinnati OH
Posts: 1,579
Liked 20 Times on 19 Posts
Likes Given: 6

Default

You will probably brake the handle cause afterall it is cheap... but no worries, find a bolt that fits and use a hand drill with a socket on it to motorize it. 20lbs of grain in less than 10 minutes ground to perfection! BTW, when in doubt, set it tighter. stuck sparges with all barley grain bills are more of a legend than something that actually happens.
__________________
A great man knows that he knows NOTHING
shafferpilot is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 07-27-2011, 04:27 AM   #7
Cruzn4aBrewzn
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Tualatin, Oregon
Posts: 159
Liked 9 Times on 6 Posts
Likes Given: 35

Default

Wow, I think I'm gonna have to get one of these... Let me know if it comes with a dust overspray shield, ( not pictured in the ad). Or does anyone have a nifty idea of how to make one?
Cruzn4aBrewzn is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 07-27-2011, 04:29 AM   #8
shafferpilot
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
 
shafferpilot's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Cincinnati OH
Posts: 1,579
Liked 20 Times on 19 Posts
Likes Given: 6

Default

I use a plastic grocery bag with the bottom ripped open. The mill is mounted to a one by four that I strap over the mash tun. crushed grain falls right in and I'm ready to go.
__________________
A great man knows that he knows NOTHING
shafferpilot is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 07-27-2011, 04:32 AM   #9
Cruzn4aBrewzn
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Tualatin, Oregon
Posts: 159
Liked 9 Times on 6 Posts
Likes Given: 35

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by shafferpilot
I use a plastic grocery bag with the bottom ripped open. The mill is mounted to a one by four that I strap over the mash tun. crushed grain falls right in and I'm ready to go.
Nice! Super easy simple and effective, the true signs of brilliance right? Ha.. Ha.. Thank's.
Cruzn4aBrewzn is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 07-27-2011, 04:35 AM   #10
davel57
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Escondido, CA
Posts: 60
Default

Love how the shipping is more than the mill, still the final price is pretty reasonable.


davel57 is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Corona Clone Bigbens6 General Beer Discussion 15 01-18-2011 06:37 PM
Bought my last Corona harrv General Beer Discussion 27 01-18-2011 06:31 PM
corona with lime causes "mexican beer dermatitis" jordanpace General Beer Discussion 2 10-19-2010 04:48 PM
Corona mill + electric drill. how? crypt0 General Beer Discussion 7 01-05-2010 04:18 PM
Corona/Cerveza Beer Tuzlo General Beer Discussion 1 02-25-2009 02:45 AM


Forum Jump