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by gene
Thu Mar 31, 2005 7:23 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Sweating Copper Joints?
Replies: 3
Views: 9162

sweating copper joints

I agree. leave them unsoldered. you may need to squeeze or pinch one(just a little tiny bit) to make it a little tighter.a small resulting opening will be just like a saw cut.my2
by gene
Thu Dec 09, 2004 10:10 pm
Forum: Techniques, Methods, Tips & How To
Topic: Help With Lager Recipes
Replies: 5
Views: 13713

Help With Lager Recipes

yes if you want it to be a lager. the lager yeast works below 60
by gene
Sun Dec 05, 2004 8:17 pm
Forum: Ingredients, Kits & Recipes
Topic: Uses for mashed grains?
Replies: 10
Views: 13455

Uses for mashed grains?

yes, filler for cows. I put 18 lbs out where I could watch it. never saw squirrels or birds touch it. I think there is no/little food value in it.my 2
by gene
Sun Dec 05, 2004 8:13 pm
Forum: Ingredients, Kits & Recipes
Topic: Need beer recipe with alot of flavor without alchohol taste
Replies: 3
Views: 6597

Need beer recipe with alot of flavor without alchohol taste

honey malt will give lottsa flavor. some use munich. I think crystal helps alot also. my 2
by gene
Mon Nov 29, 2004 10:50 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: JSP Maltmill - Non adjustable question
Replies: 1
Views: 8646

jsp malt mill

by gene
Thu Oct 14, 2004 7:48 pm
Forum: Techniques, Methods, Tips & How To
Topic: New to all grain ??????
Replies: 6
Views: 8042

New to all grain ??????

use 1/2 or so of caramel malt to five gallon recipe
by gene
Thu Oct 14, 2004 7:45 pm
Forum: Techniques, Methods, Tips & How To
Topic: New to all grain ??????
Replies: 6
Views: 8042

New to all grain ??????

use 1/2 or so of caramel malt to five gallon recipe
by gene
Mon Dec 22, 2003 6:29 pm
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Kegs...where to start?
Replies: 3
Views: 6429

my 2

new kegs are $100., reconditioned from a reputable supplier are $55. or less., used from good ebay guys or other are 10 to 12+shipping(ummmh $25.) new o-rings for the lid are about $3. for better grade. O-rings for the in/out fittings are less than $3.+ shipping($5.ish) from mcmaster-carr. regulator...
by gene
Thu Dec 04, 2003 8:53 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Homemade Equipment
Replies: 18
Views: 42665

homemade equipment

for 5 gallon batches you should have a 7 or 8 gallon boil vessel and a 6.5+ glass fermenter. you really don't need a secondary yet. for 10 gallon batches you should have a 13 to 15 gallon boil vessel and 2- 6.5+ gallon glass fermenters. a plastic bucket is fine but if you are going to spend the mone...
by gene
Wed Aug 13, 2003 9:01 am
Forum: Equipment
Topic: iodopher
Replies: 6
Views: 8147

iodophor

I use it but I rinse with city tap water. I have beers over 1 year old. my 2 pennies