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by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Fri Oct 27, 2006 8:32 am
Forum: Off-Topic Discussion
Topic: fishing
Replies: 35
Views: 11817

Going rock fishing today they are getting some 15s from under dam.
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Fri Oct 27, 2006 8:22 am
Forum: Still Related Hardware
Topic: WTF?
Replies: 9
Views: 1605

WTF?

Ive built several different stills just because I had free materials. My first was a "internal reflux" with cooling tubes through column.It was running off at 94 per cent.It was built according to plans on site.We built a valved reflux with offset head couple of nights ago and ran it first time last...
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Thu Oct 26, 2006 4:39 pm
Forum: Mashing and Fermenting
Topic: Is it done?
Replies: 7
Views: 1090

started running potato wash seperated other as suggested.New valved reflux seem to be doing well it stayed at 173.3 for about an hour so I started it dripping about 1 drip a sec. going to discard first 100ml. then start drippin in the evaporator.when I started drip temp went up 173.6 seems to be sta...
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Thu Oct 26, 2006 9:33 am
Forum: Mashing and Fermenting
Topic: Is it done?
Replies: 7
Views: 1090

Going to do as you suggested and boil then split in two buckets I thought you want s.g. to be very high for the turbo yeast.
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Thu Oct 26, 2006 6:59 am
Forum: Mashing and Fermenting
Topic: Is it done?
Replies: 7
Views: 1090

washes are both in wifes poolhouse with temp on about 75deg. 1.135s.g. potato was 1.140 dont understand why one worked all way down but rum quit at 1.085. Used nuitreint in potato but none with mollases.I had read there was no need for it with mollases.
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Wed Oct 25, 2006 11:45 am
Forum: Mashing and Fermenting
Topic: Is it done?
Replies: 7
Views: 1090

Is it done?

I started a rum wash on 10/22 s.g.1.35 yesterday it was going like crazy today nothing with s.g. of 1.085.Started potato wash same time but s.g. on it is .990.
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Wed Oct 25, 2006 9:24 am
Forum: Flavoring and Aging
Topic: oak on the way
Replies: 10
Views: 2638

Guy told me to fill it with water to check for leaks I guess it needs to be distilled water? Yall think wine would be better to check leaks with I got few gallons that didnt turn out well I was going to run.
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Wed Oct 25, 2006 9:14 am
Forum: Column Builds
Topic: Structured distillation column
Replies: 58
Views: 24667

That is some nice work. Did you fab turbines? are there any type of bearings?If not will bottom tuerbine be staionary resting on column?
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Tue Oct 24, 2006 11:47 am
Forum: Resources and Reviews
Topic: Distilling Books
Replies: 1
Views: 3222

I orderd "Making corn whiskey" and the "complete distiller" guess I got me some more reading to do but looking forward to it I dont mind doing a little research after all Im looking for best product I can make'
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Tue Oct 24, 2006 11:01 am
Forum: Flavoring and Aging
Topic: oak on the way
Replies: 10
Views: 2638

oak on the way

ordered an oak barrell today if I can just make something worthy of putting in it Ill be set. How long yall think It will need to stay in or just stick in there and forget about it.
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Tue Oct 24, 2006 6:23 am
Forum: Mashing and Fermenting
Topic: tape in still
Replies: 5
Views: 966

I put food coluring in stuff I got a couple new stills figuerd I would run stuff through them after check run to help clean them out then just chunk stuff out.
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Tue Oct 24, 2006 6:14 am
Forum: Recipe Development
Topic: Cheap / simple grape brandy wash...
Replies: 32
Views: 20621

How far do I let this go .990 or do you run quicker 1.100 for brandy
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Tue Oct 24, 2006 6:08 am
Forum: Off-Topic Discussion
Topic: Jokes
Replies: 3665
Views: 385181

Moter in law calls man he ask her whats six inches hangs down? dont know. A bat. ASk her whats got 12 inches and hangs up? mother in law says dont know what? What? WHAT? hello, hello
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Tue Oct 24, 2006 6:02 am
Forum: Off-Topic Discussion
Topic: Jokes
Replies: 3665
Views: 385181

Man goes to prison on Tax fraud.Monday he,s crying like a baby cell mate ask WHATS WRONG, man says he,s scared to death. cellmate says it,s not so bad in here you like tennis dont you? yes I like tennis. Well we play tennis on tuesday. man almosy quits crying. Cellmate asked you like golf? man says ...
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Tue Oct 24, 2006 5:42 am
Forum: Off-Topic Discussion
Topic: Don't shake the turbo!!!
Replies: 18
Views: 6099

Ive had a potato wash blow up twice in two days wife is one pissed off lady. Sunday walked downstairs just in time to see it blow up all over the kicthen. Wife said NO MORE WASHES IN THE HOUSE moved them out to the pool house guess I maby shook to much walking out but anyway SOB blew all over pool h...
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Mon Oct 23, 2006 12:54 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Discussion
Topic: Jokes
Replies: 3665
Views: 385181

Jims wife comes home and tells him to go to the shoe store and kick the sellsman ass. he ask why. Wife says she was trying on shoes salesman says Id eat that full of icecream. Jim thinks a sec and tells her nope for two reasons you got to many pairs of shoes to start with and I aint fooling with no ...
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Mon Oct 23, 2006 10:52 am
Forum: Mashing and Fermenting
Topic: Fermenters: What materials are good?
Replies: 23
Views: 3477

A resturant supply store carries 5 gallon 20 and 32 gallon food grade tubs I got a few 5 gallon there. Mine came with lids but they dont seal air tight. The bigger ones have better lids. Jackson resturant supply:Jackson TN.731-664-5100.The2o gal. are 24.50 32gal. 32.50.US$.I think I will pick up one...
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Mon Oct 23, 2006 8:47 am
Forum: Grains
Topic: grains?
Replies: 14
Views: 3421

All season at Nashville had everything that I was looking for. The guy at brew shop was much more help than Marvin the local feed store man.Thanks Grayson.
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Mon Oct 23, 2006 8:27 am
Forum: Recipe Development
Topic: Cheap / simple grape brandy wash...
Replies: 32
Views: 20621

I used a little more juice than recipe jugs were 48oz. check hydrometer it was 1.135.Airlock is like Booger said going like crazy this morning.
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Sun Oct 22, 2006 7:51 pm
Forum: Mashing and Fermenting
Topic: tape in still
Replies: 5
Views: 966

small peice of black electrical tape had a swab taped on shaft an just have over looked it when I was packing Damn I hate to dump it all but thats how I learn do dumb shit then try not to repeat it.
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Sun Oct 22, 2006 9:52 am
Forum: Recipe Development
Topic: Cheap / simple grape brandy wash...
Replies: 32
Views: 20621

Im trying this today got some brand called juciy juice.Want to try out new pot still do you run this just once or how many times for brandy?
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Sun Oct 22, 2006 8:57 am
Forum: Grains
Topic: grains?
Replies: 14
Views: 3421

Thanks for help. :) There is a tractor supply few towns over. Ill ckeck out brew shops in Nashville. Tide broke my heart yesterday too. Thanks for info Gryason.Do you boil chiken feed or just add hot water. I got some cracked corn but was looking for barley and rye to add to it. This town very small...
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Sun Oct 22, 2006 6:37 am
Forum: Grains
Topic: grains?
Replies: 14
Views: 3421

grains?

Im having no luck finding grains at local feed store. We have a Farmers co-op one town over but when I asked about rye they wanted to sell me a winter rye grass.Also barley got a pretty nice laugh. :oops: When I finally told them what it was for one old guy who was in store said to buy chicken scrat...
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Sat Oct 21, 2006 8:36 pm
Forum: Still Related Hardware
Topic: Needle valves
Replies: 12
Views: 1948

I have a hose bib on all my condensers input an out put no need for both but I think it makes still look more complete.As for needel valves I use them for take off and return on valved stills also have one on gin pot to give me time to switch jars.
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Sat Oct 21, 2006 6:22 am
Forum: Still Related Hardware
Topic: Needle valves
Replies: 12
Views: 1948

Auto parts store is where I got mine also saw them at local hardware store.
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Tue Oct 17, 2006 7:33 am
Forum: Mashing and Fermenting
Topic: tape in still
Replies: 5
Views: 966

tape in still

I made 2nd run of UJs sour mash last night evryting seemed to go well but when I washed down today I saw something on cooling tubes in column.Small piece of black tape must have come off swab from last cleaning. Is all this shot or can I run it agin.
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Tue Oct 17, 2006 7:18 am
Forum: Still Related Hardware
Topic: Having fun now
Replies: 9
Views: 1408

I got the two cups completed yesterday have pics going to get girls to try an post pics today. Got a 4 foot stick of ss polished inside and out working on a water jacket for it. Where is plan for crossflow reflux sounds very interesting.
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Sat Oct 14, 2006 7:17 am
Forum: Beer, and Wine
Topic: Apple wine
Replies: 0
Views: 2128

Apple wine

My apple wine turned out well.Wife ended up with only one bottle though Mom got and drunk 3 gal :shock: Going to bottle plum this weekend. My elderberry and strawberry coming very slow even slower than pear.Going to start pumkin today see what its like dosent sound very good but someone gave me seve...
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Sat Oct 14, 2006 6:54 am
Forum: History and Folklore
Topic: modern marvels on history channel
Replies: 4
Views: 4206

Tonight on history channel 6pm The Christian bros. distillery;working moonshine still;Jade absinthe distillery. for any one interested.
by sherriff Buffoerd pusser
Fri Oct 13, 2006 7:16 pm
Forum: Still Related Hardware
Topic: Having fun now
Replies: 9
Views: 1408

hows that venom thumper working for you I had to build one with that thumper it just looks cool. Mine im stillin with just plain jane aint much to look at but im headed towrd some bells a whistles.Like some of uncle remus's stuff I got to have one of those gin boxes very sharp remus super nice work ...