Coldbreak Brewing Giveaway - Winners Drawn!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing > lost air stone
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 01-12-2013, 12:57 AM   #1
junior
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Clifton, NJ
Posts: 213
Liked 8 Times on 8 Posts

Default lost air stone

I was aerating before pitching and I heard a pop, I noticed big bubbles and realized my air stone detached from the hose. I then let the 02 just go into the wort and then shook like the old days before 02 injection. My question is will the stone be salvageable after thirty days in carboy? Tried to use a magnet, no luck.


Click image for larger version

Name:	DSCN7031.jpg
Views:	129
Size:	57.4 KB
ID:	93726  
junior is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-12-2013, 01:08 AM   #2
mkringii
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 3 reviews
 
mkringii's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Grand Rapids, MI
Posts: 452
Liked 34 Times on 23 Posts

Default

As long as its stainless (as it should be) it will be ok


__________________
Tap 1: Honey Brown
Tap 2: American Barleywine
Tap 3: BBA Vanilla Chocolate Milk Stout
Tap 4: Honey Cream Ale
Tap 5: Sour Honey Brown
Tap 6: Centennial Blonde

Nitro
Tap 7: Honey Cream Ale
Tap 8: Imperial Pumpkin Pie Stout

Bottled: English Barleywine

Kegged:

Fermenting: Chocolate Oatmeal Stout, KBS Clone
mkringii is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-12-2013, 01:21 AM   #3
tally350z
Feedback Score: 4 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Posts: 1,275
Liked 86 Times on 72 Posts
Likes Given: 1

Default

yea, just boil it in some water..
__________________
Toasting Tortoise Brewery
Primary - Smoked Belgium
Secondary - SOUR TORTOISE
Kegged
- Burton IPA, Munich Lager, Cream Ale
Bottled - Muscadine Port, Imperial Stout

North Florida Brewers League
tally350z is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-12-2013, 01:53 AM   #4
junior
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Clifton, NJ
Posts: 213
Liked 8 Times on 8 Posts

Default

Thank's for the reply's, it is stainless. Once again, thank's for the advice.
junior is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-12-2013, 02:02 AM   #5
AlCophile
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Strafford, New Hampshire
Posts: 320
Liked 28 Times on 24 Posts

Default

junior: I was waiting for something like that to happen!!! That's a good way to shoot a stone thru a carboy's side. Probably, you turned the gas on too quickly: Before the gas is turned on, the wort will(maybe) slowly fill the tube up to the level of the surface of the wort. Now, you try to force a couple of ounces of liquid, with a viscoscity a few THOUSAND times that of a gas, thru a 2 micron stone. Hmmm, I think the rest of society calls those bullets. Please, aim them east, to the ocean!


AlCophile is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Lost beer...lost cause? locuomotion Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 8 11-05-2012 10:59 PM
Lost Abby Lost and Found Dukeman9988 Recipes/Ingredients 3 03-14-2012 06:19 PM
Lost 1/2 gallon of AHBS Stone Ruination IPA due to foam. :( 7Enigma Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 35 03-15-2011 03:09 AM
I lost everything wildwest450 General Chit Chat 22 06-14-2008 08:11 AM


Forum Jump

Newest Threads

LATEST SPONSOR DEALS