MoreBeer oxygenation system cleaning question. - Home Brew Forums

Register Now!
Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Equipment/Sanitation > MoreBeer oxygenation system cleaning question.

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 10-25-2011, 01:25 AM   #1
Beerens
Recipes 
 
Dec 2009
Troy, Michigan
Posts: 110
Liked 2 Times on 2 Posts



I just bought a Morebeer oxygenation set up and used it on my last porter. After using it I wanted to take it apart to clean it. There is a black hose attached to an air filter. I can not get the black hose off of the filter to clean and sanitize. I am about to cut it off. I have heard that filters are not necessary when using o2. Anyone out there have the same problem or any experience with not using a filter with pure o2?

 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-25-2011, 01:41 AM   #2
day_trippr
Recipes 
 
May 2011
Stow, MA
Posts: 17,145
Liked 2922 Times on 2182 Posts


I've never used a filter with pure O2 and I've been using pure O2 for years...

Cheers!

 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-25-2011, 01:52 AM   #3
dutchoven
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
 
dutchoven's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Mar 2011
SF Bay Area, California
Posts: 640
Liked 8 Times on 8 Posts


I have the same setup and was able to get the filter off (not sure what that black tubing is, but you have to pull HARD). I keep the tubing connected to the stone, boil to sanitize, then attach to the filter to use. You could cut the filter off, then stretch the tubing to easily reattach.

 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-25-2011, 09:04 PM   #4
Bones1948
Recipes 
 
May 2011
Fredericksburg, TX
Posts: 50

For my sausage/meat processing equipment and smaller brewing equipment I use Everclear, which is 190 proof (95% grain) alcohol. Any mirco-organism it touches instantly dies and if you absorb some through the skin so what? It dries quickly from all surfaces leaving no residue. For your tubing it would be quick and easy. For the filter (which is not needed) simply run some through it. For a stone bubbler run it through the dishwasher to get the wort off it then immerse in Everclear. Pour some into a Coke, consume, and you'll feel much better about everything.
s

 
Reply With Quote
Old 10-26-2011, 02:48 AM   #5
turkeyjerky214
Recipes 
 
Nov 2009
Westminster, CO
Posts: 423
Liked 10 Times on 9 Posts


I don't use a filter with my pure oxygen system from Williams Brewing. Just hook the tube to the regulator and the rod, open the valve for 30 seconds, and I'm good to go. To clean it, I just put the stone in boiling water for a few minutes.
__________________
Tap 1: English Dark Mild Tap 2: American Brown Tap 3: American Amber Tap 4: Sour Belgian Brown Tap 5: Nitro Milk Stout
Fermenting: Märzen
Kegged: Amber, Brown, Milk Stout
Lagering: Vienna Lager

 
Reply With Quote


Reply
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Oxygenation System cee3 Equipment/Sanitation 8 06-02-2014 07:29 PM
Oxygenation system? HHP Equipment/Sanitation 2 07-26-2011 04:48 PM
oxygenation system questions kgfitz Equipment/Sanitation 3 07-25-2011 02:33 AM
3B oxygenation system thebull Equipment/Sanitation 1 08-17-2007 11:06 PM
Using the 3B oxygenation system thebull Equipment/Sanitation 7 08-12-2007 01:16 PM


Forum Jump