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  1. Hwk-I-St8

    Reflectix - how to you attach it to your kettle?

    Now that I'm brewing with induction, I'm thinking about getting some reflectix to insulate the kettle. I figured I could just use a strap or something to hold it on, but I was contemplating something more elegant. Anybody attach (sew maybe?) velcro to their reflectix wrap to hold it onto the...
  2. H

    Insulating kettle during boiling

    So I just tried my first BIAB, and most everything went well, except for one thing: Even at full blast, my stove (electric) could only keep my kettle (6 gallons, mostly full) at a bare, slow boil. We're talking practically a simmer. I tried putting the lid (mostly), but that only did so...
  3. S

    Need help with mash tun!!!

    Hello all, I purchased an Igloo Marine 48 qt. cooler a couple of days ago to convert into a mash tun. I completed it today and decided to give it a whirl. I heated up some water and placed it in the cooler, shut the lid for a few minutes to preheat it, took the temp, let it go for an hour...