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by DocJohn
Tue Apr 01, 2008 6:46 am
Forum: Novice Forum Graveyard
Topic: Need Advice on Boiler
Replies: 21
Views: 2386

Nice post Medic, damn shame really, we aint scrappin', we are trying to boost the economy by purchasing grian and driving down fuel costs.. lol
by DocJohn
Sun Mar 30, 2008 11:22 am
Forum: Novice Forum Graveyard
Topic: Need Advice on Boiler
Replies: 21
Views: 2386

I too am having trouble locating a keg. My buddy owns a bar but he said all the kegs he sees now are aluminum and have rubber linings. I would do a beer party/no return if I knew what brand came in SS.... anybody in US have any idea?
by DocJohn
Fri Mar 28, 2008 3:07 pm
Forum: Column Builds
Topic: Second run (w/ Fractional Reflux operation instructions)
Replies: 77
Views: 134151

I heared ya! For some dang reason I was still seeing a pot still wtih a column too... but just the head right onto the boiler makes more sense now.... thanks again. My keg connection failed... all he could find was AL kegs with rubber linings... but we are still looking... Have a good weekend feller...
by DocJohn
Thu Mar 27, 2008 10:37 am
Forum: Column Builds
Topic: Second run (w/ Fractional Reflux operation instructions)
Replies: 77
Views: 134151

Hey guys thanks for the info. Husker, I am not done with the still yet but am going with the plans for the valved reflux frommoonshine-still.com/. I have seen some guys if different forums seem to like this design. However, I am a man who is flexible on his ideas... so you suggestion is make the off...
by DocJohn
Wed Mar 26, 2008 8:40 am
Forum: Novice Forum Graveyard
Topic: Copper scrubbers
Replies: 12
Views: 1661

Anybody have a good source for 100% copper ones other than Brewhouse? Lowes, Home Depot? et all...

Thanks,

DOC
by DocJohn
Wed Mar 26, 2008 8:34 am
Forum: Column Builds
Topic: Second run (w/ Fractional Reflux operation instructions)
Replies: 77
Views: 134151

Husker, Thank you SO much for your time and wisdom. Thats exactly what I THOUGHT from what I read that I should do, but wasnt sure. Now that I have got at least a strong understanding of of the reflux process and how to do it, it was something I wanted to be able to do if I chose. So I am building t...
by DocJohn
Tue Mar 25, 2008 8:08 am
Forum: Column Builds
Topic: Second run (w/ Fractional Reflux operation instructions)
Replies: 77
Views: 134151

Husker, Thanks for the great job. I will take spoon feeding since all the theory in the world wont replace experience. I am building an offset head model now and am working on my mash as we speak. Thanks for putting it all into a kinda "now do this" format. Not being able to run this with someone wi...
by DocJohn
Mon Mar 24, 2008 7:07 am
Forum: Novice Forum Graveyard
Topic: First time poster, long time reader... lol
Replies: 12
Views: 1468

Thanks for the help and encouragement.. I will keep diggin....

Doc J
by DocJohn
Sun Mar 23, 2008 9:01 pm
Forum: Novice Forum Graveyard
Topic: First time poster, long time reader... lol
Replies: 12
Views: 1468

Now See..

THAT is why I am here..... that is great info and I am leaning more and more toward a pot still keg dsign... I can get the keg(s) but the design I am still unsure of..somebody on the board used "Bill Lemans:? sp design any better plan source???

Thanks again...

Doc J
by DocJohn
Sun Mar 23, 2008 6:17 am
Forum: Novice Forum Graveyard
Topic: First time poster, long time reader... lol
Replies: 12
Views: 1468

Thanks for the info fellers... Perhaps I will do a bit more considerin... I like the idea of a beer keg still, I got a plumber buddy that would help I am sure... Maybe I will wait. The package deals just seem easy to start with.. but if I am gonna do it, I would hate regretting spendin money on some...
by DocJohn
Sat Mar 22, 2008 8:18 am
Forum: Novice Forum Graveyard
Topic: First time poster, long time reader... lol
Replies: 12
Views: 1468

First time poster, long time reader... lol

Hey Fellers, I am new to posting here but have been reading for a few weeks now. MAN is there alot of stuff to know... kinda makes you wonder how the old timers did it... but its actually starting to come into focus now and I think I am ready to jump in. I will probably purchase a still rather than ...