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How to Make a Heat Stick

Use and make at your own risk. Only use with a GFI outlet otherwise you could die! You can use a different wattage hot water heater element depending on the amperage of the circuit you are using it on. If … Continue reading

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DIY: Kettle Etching

While it is possible to brew without the simplest of measurements, a key to repeatable recipes is measuring your ingredients. Your grain and hops may come pre-measured, but you still need to know how much water you’re using and how … Continue reading

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Recirculating Electric BIAB setup

I started thinking about brewing indoors after my first brew, which happened on a pretty chilly Chicago winter night. I really enjoyed that brew day, and most of the brew days after, however I wanted a setup I could really … Continue reading

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Etch Your Kettle – mark metal

Author:  Matt Bates Issue: Jul/Aug 2014 from BrewYourOwn If you’ve ever tried to figure out your mash efficiency, monitor your evaporation rate, or compare your boil volumes to what your recipe estimated, you very quickly find a need to measure your … Continue reading

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Home Brewery Automation

Home Brewery Automation (BCS Brewery Controllers) BrewTroller Embedded Control Concepts BCS-460 (+Android, iOS) Motorized Mash Mixing EZ Mash Automated Brewing System – School of Electrical and … Build an Electric Mash Stirrer Mash Stirrer Build (video), BIAB with mash and wort stirrer … Continue reading

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