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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...
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...
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.
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.
- Tue Oct 24, 2006 11:47 am
- Forum: Resources and Reviews
- Topic: Distilling Books
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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'
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.
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 ...
- Tue Oct 24, 2006 5:42 am
- Forum: Off-Topic Discussion
- Topic: Don't shake the turbo!!!
- Replies: 18
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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...
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 ...
- Mon Oct 23, 2006 10:52 am
- Forum: Mashing and Fermenting
- Topic: Fermenters: What materials are good?
- Replies: 23
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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...
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.
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...
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...
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.
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.
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.
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...
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 ...