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by Fruitmaster
Thu Sep 24, 2020 4:48 am
Forum: Flavoring and Aging
Topic: Making a Faux Dark Rum from Neutral Spirits
Replies: 14
Views: 833

Re: Making a Faux Dark Rum from Neutral Spirits

I like to make clones of various liquors, and right now I'm interested in making a passable dark rum from neutral spirits. For example, I can use Everclear diluted and then aged on oak and add some flavors. I have tried aging on a dark toast American oak insert, and I have some rum extract I can tr...
by Fruitmaster
Thu Sep 24, 2020 3:59 am
Forum: ** Welcome Center **
Topic: Hello from the big smoke
Replies: 6
Views: 159

Re: Hello from the big smoke

Welcome. Experimentation? As in curious in general, or specifically distilling experiments? What are running during your day job? Do they provide you with R&D tools? Day job I am currently running a bunch of different gin stills. Making liqueurs, gin, absinthe, (plus a recycled heads and tails vodk...
by Fruitmaster
Thu Sep 24, 2020 3:32 am
Forum: Related Electric Accessories
Topic: Ultra Low Density Heating ...
Replies: 18
Views: 1540

Re: Ultra Low Density Heating ...

Hi, I think that the energy consumption is the same, what changes is that these elements have a large surface and the heat is distributed on this surface so let's say on a centimeter of surface it will be less "hot" than a normal element and this is an advantage (somehow limits the burns). I have a...
by Fruitmaster
Thu Sep 24, 2020 3:25 am
Forum: ** Welcome Center **
Topic: Hello from the big smoke
Replies: 6
Views: 159

Re: Hello from the big smoke

Cheers guys, looking forward to it!
by Fruitmaster
Thu Sep 24, 2020 3:20 am
Forum: Related Electric Accessories
Topic: Ultra Low Density Heating ...
Replies: 18
Views: 1540

Re: Ultra Low Density Heating ...

Yeah I thought making fins would screw the pooch as it gives it a sticking surface that would also be a real pain to clean. I was thinking more along the lines of a mirror polish big brew coil (with enough seperation between coils to allow free flow) with an agitator. If the watt density is low enou...
by Fruitmaster
Wed Sep 23, 2020 4:43 am
Forum: Related Electric Accessories
Topic: Ultra Low Density Heating ...
Replies: 18
Views: 1540

Re: Ultra Low Density Heating ...

Hi Guys,

Wondering if anyone got any further with this?

@Odin - how did this turn out?

I have been toying with how to make a sustainable, versatile set up that can be run off renewable energy without a massive capital expense and ULWD seems like the best way to go


Cheers
by Fruitmaster
Wed Sep 23, 2020 3:08 am
Forum: ** Welcome Center **
Topic: Hello from the big smoke
Replies: 6
Views: 159

Hello from the big smoke

Hi All,

Long time lurker, first time joiner. I am a young professional distiller with a keen interest in experimentation and home distillation. Keen to contribute and learn.

All the best

Seb