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Offline dannyj621

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temp control
« on: January 01, 2010, 08:01:29 PM »
so im just starting out with brewing and i was suggested in another forum to maybe invest in something for temp control my problem is i dont really have a place for fermentation besides a storage closet under my stairs.  if i purchased maybe a lowboy fridge or cooler from a restaruant would that work if i bought a temp control system?
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Offline corkybstewart

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Re: temp control
« Reply #1 on: January 02, 2010, 11:13:53 AM »
You can do something as simple as putting the carboy/bucket in a tub of water and add frozen water bottles as needed to regulate temp.  A stick on thermometer helps you know what the fermentation temp is, but on plastic it can be off a couple of degrees.
I'd really just rather be brewing in sunny Carlsbad New Mexico

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Re: temp control
« Reply #2 on: January 02, 2010, 02:39:01 PM »
If you search 'swamp cooler" on NB or B3's forums you will will find tons of inforon cheap temp control ;D
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