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  1. oddcopter

    Capping Fermentor, CO2 production vs. SG to determine the end of fermentation

    I have recently begun fermenting in kegs. I start with a blowoff tube and when things slow down, after seven days or more, I cap my kegs with a spunding valve set at 14 PSI. Then, after 10+ days I completely cap it. At that point, I periodically release CO2 to bring the pressure below 15 PSI. As...
  2. oddcopter

    Hillbilly HERMS

    I'm going to give this a try this weekend. Hope it works!
  3. oddcopter

    How do I get the best sweetness from crystal malt without using lactose?

    I am going to brew a pecan pie porter and I want it to be sweet. I don't want to use lactose. I am thinking about either: 1. Steeping some 80L crystal separate from my mash, then boiling/reducing it to a syrup and later adding it to my boil. 2. Mashing the crystal with my entire grain bill...
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    Sous Vide BIAB

    I'm new to home brewing and decided to bypass extracts and go straight to BIAB. My wife and I bought a sous vide machine a few years back. We used it a couple of times then it got stored away. When researching BIAB, I read a lot about temperature control and the sous vide immediately...