Cheap and Easy Conditioning Chest - Home Brew Forums

Register Now!
Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > DIY Projects > Fermenters > Cheap and Easy Conditioning Chest

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 04-26-2012, 01:51 PM   #1
bwaynes
Recipes 
 
Feb 2012
Boston, MA
Posts: 5


so I wanted a way to control conditioning temp for my bottles without being expensive, and I haven't got my temp controller in yet, so I got this brilliant idea.



its been working fine so far, just change the water out every so often.
Basically by just putting hot water in the water jug every so often and monitoring the temperature the cooler keeps the heat from the water contained for a good amount of time. it obviously isnt as consistent as something with a controller but the key word is, CHEAP

feel free to check out my blog too
http://homebrewboston.blogspot.com
__________________
http://homebrewboston.blogspot.com/

I am such an amateur!


 
Reply With Quote
Old 04-26-2012, 04:49 PM   #2
Nateo
 
Nateo's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Jul 2010
Bennett Springs, MO
Posts: 2,050
Liked 39 Times on 30 Posts


I've been trying to figure out how to turn a room in my shed into a conditioning room, but this might work until I get that finished.
__________________
To paraphrase Dr. England - "Off-flavors smooth with time. So do mountains. Brew it right from the start!"

My blogsite: http://nateobrew.blogspot.com/

 
Reply With Quote
Reply
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
DIY Mashtun Thermowell - easy and cheap Walker Kettles, Mash Tuns & Hot Liquor Tanks 60 01-27-2016 04:07 PM
Cheap and easy aeration gadget jds DIY Projects 182 11-04-2015 05:54 PM
cheap and easy drip tray BWN Kegerators & Keezers 5 04-22-2012 06:59 AM
cheap and easy ss drip tray scott06903 Kegerators & Keezers 1 03-14-2012 06:08 PM
Cheap and Easy Thermostat Mod Beer_Guy Fermenters 4 01-23-2011 05:56 PM


Forum Jump