Last Activity:11-20-2013 11:13 PM
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Posted in thread: So2 checker on 08-27-2013 at 11:16 PM
I assume you mean CO2. There are CO2 measuring devices used in fountain pop machines but I've
never seen one that is cheap enough to justify.The most important tip for degassing is to keep
the temp hi...
Posted in thread: Deep Freezer ==> Fermentation Chamber Project! on 08-24-2013 at 11:30 AM
Seth, try a setup like this. works very well with my freezer and you don't have to hack the
original thermostat. The unit has a hysteresis setting so you won't damage the freezers
Posted in thread: Plastic vs glass carboys on 08-22-2013 at 05:28 PM
Posted in thread: Doggone Knats on 08-07-2013 at 10:18 AM
CBell. Vinegar and the wine room do not mix. It has acetic acid bacteria which can go airborne
and turn the rest of your wine into vinegar.Fruit flies are the primary mode of transport for
Posted in thread: The bounce - vacuum racking and bottling issue on 08-06-2013 at 05:07 PM
I've had the exact same issue. I used to use a hose clamp positioned near the sending carboy
which works... as long as you remember to use it. I could never remember. :slpNow I just make
it a rule to ...
Posted in thread: Guess Whats in THIS bottle! Winophiles! on 07-31-2013 at 07:53 PM
I have about 20 of those gallon "Triple Jim's" glass jugs from Whole Foods. They are awesome
and standard #6.5 bungs fit them perfectly too.
Posted in thread: Instructions grrrrrr on 07-31-2013 at 07:42 PM
That is an old kit. I'd be surprised if it was still good.
Posted in thread: How loud are vaccum pumps? on 07-30-2013 at 08:53 PM
No. At night w/ no other ambient sounds, noise from my basement can be heard pretty clearly
upstairs.I found the Youtube vid that I watched earlier that spurred this thread: pump seems
Posted in thread: Dragon Blood: Triple Berry Skeeter Pee on 07-30-2013 at 08:38 PM
Maybe on your second batch you mis-measured the kmeta. Wines high in kmeta tend to give me
Posted in thread: My cellar in progress - DYI on 07-14-2013 at 10:51 PM