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by tony184k
Tue Feb 25, 2014 9:33 am
Forum: Novice Distillers
Topic: How to fix a bad keg weld
Replies: 45
Views: 4939

Re: How to fix a bad keg weld

ive welded all my life that is not stainless steel wire being used it will rust sorry
by tony184k
Tue Feb 11, 2014 9:25 am
Forum: Pot Distillation/Thumper and Design
Topic: valve for the bottom of a keg
Replies: 16
Views: 916

Re: valve for the bottom of a keg

does heat not bother the valve always wanted to try it just afraid it would start leaking I use a gas heat source thanks
by tony184k
Sat Feb 08, 2014 6:50 am
Forum: Still Related Hardware
Topic: cardboard and teflon gasket
Replies: 1
Views: 371

cardboard and teflon gasket

how many wraps should I do when making this gasket thanks
by tony184k
Fri Feb 07, 2014 6:18 pm
Forum: ** Welcome Center **
Topic: Hello All
Replies: 2
Views: 190

Re: Hello All

welcome start out with birdwatchers sugar wash its simple and it works .good luck
by tony184k
Mon Feb 03, 2014 7:37 pm
Forum: Mashing and Fermenting
Topic: mash is done but need help
Replies: 9
Views: 381

Re: mash is done but need help

thanks
by tony184k
Mon Feb 03, 2014 7:25 pm
Forum: Mashing and Fermenting
Topic: mash is done but need help
Replies: 9
Views: 381

Re: mash is done but need help

not slimy smells good infection wont make me sick to drink after I run it
by tony184k
Mon Feb 03, 2014 7:23 pm
Forum: Mashing and Fermenting
Topic: mash is done but need help
Replies: 9
Views: 381

Re: mash is done but need help

not slimy smells good so infection wont make anybody sick
by tony184k
Mon Feb 03, 2014 5:51 pm
Forum: Mashing and Fermenting
Topic: mash is done but need help
Replies: 9
Views: 381

Re: mash is done but need help

looks like light Orange chunks kinda like vomit three buckets all same amount split recipe three way its kinda like a foamy head that never left kept buckets at 70 degrees finished at .986 how do I check for infection
by tony184k
Mon Feb 03, 2014 4:08 pm
Forum: Mashing and Fermenting
Topic: mash is done but need help
Replies: 9
Views: 381

Re: mash is done but need help

ten days but had to use three buckets this time usually only use two has same smell as the . ones before do you think I would be ok to rack it off run thur a cheese cloth and run
by tony184k
Mon Feb 03, 2014 3:48 pm
Forum: Mashing and Fermenting
Topic: mash is done but need help
Replies: 9
Views: 381

mash is done but need help

have been doing Rads version of birdwatchers but this time hydrometer shows its done but still has yeast I think still floating on top this has not happen tho me before what's up ? thanks for any reply
by tony184k
Sun Jan 19, 2014 3:38 pm
Forum: Flavoring and Aging
Topic: peach flavored moonshine
Replies: 1
Views: 919

peach flavored moonshine

when flavoring moonshine can you check proof after you mix it all together didnt know if sugar and peach juice would change the way the proofer works
by tony184k
Sat Jan 18, 2014 6:59 am
Forum: Novice Distillers
Topic: sweet feed
Replies: 12
Views: 897

sweet feed

does all sweet feed have some pellets in it or is there some out there that is all grain mix thanks
by tony184k
Wed Jan 15, 2014 5:05 pm
Forum: Novice Distillers
Topic: 15.5 gallon keg
Replies: 5
Views: 442

15.5 gallon keg

can you put 15 gallon of liquid in a 15.5 gallon keg will this be enough head space and on the rig I have now once my temp is regulated and im runing product when temp starts to rise I find my self wanting to reduce heat to reduce heat is that ok or should I just let it rise on its own thank
by tony184k
Sun Jan 12, 2014 2:49 pm
Forum: My First .....
Topic: first run with a tried and true
Replies: 2
Views: 189

first run with a tried and true

did rad's version of the birdwatchers with great success when you do it by the book it works started with sg of 1.088 ended at .988 eight days later. run it today got two gallon of product its amazing how good the hearts are .I would liked to thank all the people who puts all the time in to make thi...
by tony184k
Fri Jan 10, 2014 7:32 pm
Forum: Tried and True Recipes
Topic: Birdwatchers sugar wash recipe
Replies: 2090
Views: 505768

Re: Birdwatchers sugar wash recipe

did rad`s version of birdswatcher sugar wash started at 1.090 eight days later ended at .988 this will be my first run from a tried and true recipe very happy with it going to run it Sunday thanks to all the people that put there time in to make this site possible.
by tony184k
Tue Jan 07, 2014 7:00 pm
Forum: Column Builds
Topic: packing column
Replies: 2
Views: 488

packing column

after you pack your column do I need to run a sacrifice run to clean the packing
by tony184k
Mon Dec 30, 2013 1:44 pm
Forum: Tried and True Recipes
Topic: Wineos Plain Ol Sugar Wash
Replies: 1139
Views: 233640

Re: Wineos Plain Ol Sugar Wash

on page 42 they talk about using fleischmans yeast I have distillers yeast willl that work and if so same amount
by tony184k
Mon Dec 30, 2013 7:06 am
Forum: My First .....
Topic: my first run
Replies: 3
Views: 185

Re: my first run

so.if I run it a little bit high on the heat it should speed up the process is 200 to high iv read so much the past week it hard to keep track thanks
by tony184k
Mon Dec 30, 2013 6:18 am
Forum: My First .....
Topic: my first run
Replies: 3
Views: 185

my first run

started out with a sugar wash.that I was not sure on alcohol content . I had ten gal wash got rid of fire shot run six 8oz jars started out at 120 proof first two down to 105 on number six.temp was about 194 when run good never did get a full stream took hour to get up to temp total time five hours ...
by tony184k
Sun Dec 29, 2013 9:39 am
Forum: Mashing and Fermenting
Topic: mash
Replies: 18
Views: 791

Re: mash

sugar wash is.down to .998 and is done working keep in mind this was made with brown sugar yeast ,honey , and nutrients since numbers are good do I let it set for couple days or is ok to run thanks
by tony184k
Sat Dec 28, 2013 3:53 pm
Forum: Sugar
Topic: White Sugar Nutrients Informantion
Replies: 65
Views: 56046

Re: White Sugar Nutrients Informantion

thanks
by tony184k
Sat Dec 28, 2013 12:41 pm
Forum: Sugar
Topic: White Sugar Nutrients Informantion
Replies: 65
Views: 56046

Re: White Sugar Nutrients Informantion

what does dap stand for I have looked for meaning cant find thanks
by tony184k
Sat Dec 28, 2013 11:50 am
Forum: Sugar
Topic: White Sugar Nutrients Informantion
Replies: 65
Views: 56046

Re: White Sugar Nutrients Informantion

what does dap stand for I have looked for meaning cant find thanks
by tony184k
Fri Dec 27, 2013 1:38 pm
Forum: Mashing and Fermenting
Topic: mash
Replies: 18
Views: 791

Re: mash

finally figured out how to read hydrometer my sugar wash is 1.012 still reading the pparent site thanks for advise
by tony184k
Fri Dec 27, 2013 8:41 am
Forum: Mashing and Fermenting
Topic: mash
Replies: 18
Views: 791

Re: mash

so when I start will it be around 1.100
by tony184k
Fri Dec 27, 2013 8:33 am
Forum: Mashing and Fermenting
Topic: mash
Replies: 18
Views: 791

Re: mash

yes but the sugar wash I have was started before I had it I jumped the gun and then backed up
by tony184k
Fri Dec 27, 2013 8:26 am
Forum: Mashing and Fermenting
Topic: mash
Replies: 18
Views: 791

Re: mash

thanks it would only need tho set to the week end then I could run.iv read the parent site a couple times now still not real sure how to checkwash with hydrometer I understad how to take the reading but dont under stand how it tells you its done thanks and sorry
by tony184k
Fri Dec 27, 2013 8:02 am
Forum: Mashing and Fermenting
Topic: mash
Replies: 18
Views: 791

Re: sugar wash

put nutrients in sugar wash got it back on track when its done how long can it set before you run it and whats best way to keep it thanks
by tony184k
Thu Dec 26, 2013 8:21 am
Forum: Mashing and Fermenting
Topic: mash
Replies: 18
Views: 791

Re: mash

started reading parent site thanks again makes alot more since now
by tony184k
Thu Dec 26, 2013 7:38 am
Forum: Mashing and Fermenting
Topic: mash
Replies: 18
Views: 791

Re: mash

ten 4 thanks