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by alfie09
Mon Apr 15, 2019 9:29 pm
Forum: Brewing Equipment
Topic: Wilkinson’s 4inch pressure barrel
Replies: 7
Views: 390

Re: Wilkinson’s 4inch pressure barrel

Drew 5 pints off tonight for drinking it’s flat but tastes ace. Last pint a drew was in silence no kids no missus around. And it’s sucking in like crazy from somewhere I can’t tell we’re, Sounds like Somone who As smoked 20 a day for 20 years. Can’t work out we’re. Just need to wait for bulb holder ...
by alfie09
Sun Apr 14, 2019 9:37 pm
Forum: Brewing Equipment
Topic: Wilkinson’s 4inch pressure barrel
Replies: 7
Views: 390

Re: Wilkinson’s 4inch pressure barrel

Nothing seems split rubber wise and I ain’t over tighten anything. I don’t like the gas valve set up on the top.
by alfie09
Sun Apr 14, 2019 9:36 pm
Forum: Brewing Equipment
Topic: Wilkinson’s 4inch pressure barrel
Replies: 7
Views: 390

Re: Wilkinson’s 4inch pressure barrel

Cheers all been to wilkos today for gas. But they don’t sell the bulb holder? So she I’ve had to order of flea bay

Don’t think it’s gonna last much longer at this rate. Already tasting strange when I tried some Friday

Gutted
by alfie09
Sat Apr 13, 2019 12:36 pm
Forum: Brewing Equipment
Topic: Wilkinson’s 4inch pressure barrel
Replies: 7
Views: 390

Wilkinson’s 4inch pressure barrel

Hello I’ve kegged my beer into this it’s been in keg for a week with 80grams of sugar. No pressure at s no apparent leaks. So I undid the lid re applied Vaseline, undid the s30 valve vaselined all that up and retightend that not over tight. The fitted lid and re primed left for a few days in a warm ...
by alfie09
Wed Apr 03, 2019 8:34 pm
Forum: Brewing Equipment
Topic: Wilkinson’s new pressure barrel
Replies: 6
Views: 440

Re: Wilkinson’s new pressure barrel

As in hack saw it?
by alfie09
Wed Apr 03, 2019 4:37 am
Forum: Brewing Equipment
Topic: Wilkinson’s new pressure barrel
Replies: 6
Views: 440

Re: Wilkinson’s new pressure barrel

Strange old pressure barrel these new ones. I just can’t get it tight enough with my hands
by alfie09
Mon Apr 01, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: Hops
Topic: For sale centennial, chinook first gold, equanot hops
Replies: 4
Views: 285

Re: For sale centennial, chinook first gold, equanot hops

2018 crop? What is equanot like ?
by alfie09
Mon Apr 01, 2019 2:27 pm
Forum: Brewing Equipment
Topic: Wilkinson’s new pressure barrel
Replies: 6
Views: 440

Re: Wilkinson’s new pressure barrel

Tried the tap into the hole. It fits but it’s tight as hell, lubed it up but it’s not seated properly doesn’t look flush
by alfie09
Mon Apr 01, 2019 10:42 am
Forum: Brewing Equipment
Topic: Wilkinson’s new pressure barrel
Replies: 6
Views: 440

Wilkinson’s new pressure barrel

Just bought one today. Didn’t check it In the shop. But we’re the tap goes it’s kind of not drilled out properly. It’s like a solid block with a small hole. I’m not sure the tap looks right dotted in the hole
by alfie09
Tue Mar 12, 2019 9:28 pm
Forum: Beer Recipes
Topic: Guinness clone. ?
Replies: 22
Views: 1101

Re: Guinness clone. ?

Cheers all
by alfie09
Tue Mar 12, 2019 2:44 pm
Forum: Cleaning, Sanitation and Sterilisation
Topic: Sterilisation questions
Replies: 6
Views: 593

Sterilisation questions

Hello it’s been 10 years since I last made a beer I use to give my fermenter/kegs a very good rinse after use and scrub with a keg brush. Then sterilise with baby sterilising tablets. Seemed easy to do that way. But I’ve read that baby sterilising tablets are dangerous and I once mixed with beer it ...
by alfie09
Sun Mar 10, 2019 9:46 pm
Forum: Beer Recipes
Topic: Guinness clone. ?
Replies: 22
Views: 1101

Re: Guinness clone. ?

I agree I prefer the old recipe they sell this in bottles. not the ice cold sold in pubs it hides the taste.
by alfie09
Sat Mar 09, 2019 9:56 pm
Forum: Grain Brewing
Topic: How big an immersion coil?
Replies: 12
Views: 688

Re: How big an immersion coil?

Says on that last one coppers plastic coated ??
by alfie09
Sat Mar 09, 2019 2:20 pm
Forum: Grain Brewing
Topic: Exmoor Gold & Styrian hop advice
Replies: 11
Views: 507

Re: Exmoor Gold & Styrian hop advice

Couldn’t I just dump another fresh brew ontop of another once kegged/bottled
by alfie09
Sat Mar 09, 2019 10:06 am
Forum: Grain Brewing
Topic: Exmoor Gold & Styrian hop advice
Replies: 11
Views: 507

Re: Exmoor Gold & Styrian hop advice

What yeast would you use. Some of the liquid yeast seem dear 😳