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  • lewis March 2014
    I have started homebrewing beer so I can make what I like. It's pretty amazing exactly what you can brew with such little investment. Have an Octoberfest fermenting, and a rye IPA getting started. The hardest part is waiting. 2 weeks in fermenter, 2 weeks in secondary, and 2 weeks conditioning in bottles. But, it makes for some decent beers, catered to my tastes. What do you all do in your spare time?
  • pjuros March 2014
    Small electronic projects: guitar amp, mp3 player, solar battery station, arduino projects, .... but it's on hold for now, cause toddler takes all my free time :-)
    Homebrewing beer is high on wish list ... can you share some good links ?
  • lewis March 2014
    I understand you there. We have a beautiful 4 month old girl that waits until we are engaged in something, and then decides to be mad at the world. As far as info, has some great stuff. This is the kit I started with, and is almost eveything you need to get a brew going. I added a decent thermometer, and an extra fermenter bucket with airlocks, just because I knew I would like it. You also need a pretty decent sized pot to boil the wort (juvenile beer) Some of my customers are into it, so I had an idea of what I was getting into. I think the hardest part is waiting. It is all just a simple process, and as long as you are detail oriented, you can make some pretty killer beer. Oh yeah, if you do decide to do it, pick up a product called Star-San. And sanitize everything, and then again. Here is a pretty good place for info as well And the book "How to brew" is free online, but I bought a copy to support it. Hope this helps some.