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  1. Bigcol49 replied to the thread CO2 Regulator Advice.

    Hi! As you say, there is a distinct paucity of dual body regulators on UK sites. If you can get one for £80, grab it!

    Jan 22, 2019 at 10:38 AM
  2. Bigcol49 replied to the thread Questions from a new brewer (some might be stupid).

    Hi! Having struggled with a PB leaking, you should be overjoyed that yours is holding pressure, so I would advise you not to open the...

    Jan 22, 2019 at 7:15 AM
  3. Bigcol49 replied to the thread Hello from Undy.

    Hi! Welcome to the forum.

    Jan 21, 2019 at 7:18 PM
  4. Bigcol49 replied to the thread Herms Coil as a Chiller.

    Hi! I would hesitate to do that - I am sure it would react with the copper ('O' Level Chemistry Grade 5 1971 :D) You don't need to get a...

    Jan 21, 2019 at 11:02 AM
  5. Bigcol49 replied to the thread New Equipment Advice.

    Hi again, I didn't bypass mine - I simply left it turned up to maximum and allowed the PID to control the element.

    Jan 20, 2019 at 10:47 PM
  6. Bigcol49 replied to the thread New Equipment Advice.

    Hi! The outlet from the ACE will be fully open - do not restrict the input to the pump! The pump needs a constant input, but the output...

    Jan 20, 2019 at 10:45 PM
  7. Bigcol49 replied to the thread Alcohol free beer.

    Hi @BACKS The point I was trying to make is similar to @Chippy_Tea - if I don't have beer I would rather do without than sup a substitute.

    Jan 19, 2019 at 4:04 PM
  8. Bigcol49 replied to the thread Cleaning Reconditioned Corny Kegs.

    Hi @SkyBlue I think they're TTP :D

    Jan 19, 2019 at 3:57 PM
  9. Bigcol49 replied to the thread R.I.P Windsor Davies..

    Hi! Former coal miner and teacher. Lovely boy!

    Jan 19, 2019 at 2:04 PM
  10. Bigcol49 replied to the thread Alcohol free beer.

    Hi! Alcohol free beer? Why?

    Jan 19, 2019 at 12:26 PM
  11. Bigcol49 replied to the thread The Duke of Edinburgh.

    Hi! After the accident the Duke is quoted as saying, "I've been such a fool". It's taken 97 years, but he finally realised!

    Jan 19, 2019 at 11:24 AM
  12. Bigcol49 replied to the thread Burnt element.

    Hi! She Who Must Be Obeyed. It's from the H. Rider Haggard novel She.

    Jan 19, 2019 at 5:39 AM
  13. Bigcol49 liked Leon103's post in the thread Cleaning Reconditioned Corny Kegs.

    TSP isn't that for cuts?

    Jan 18, 2019 at 10:59 PM
  14. Bigcol49 replied to the thread Cleaning Reconditioned Corny Kegs.

    Hi! I remove the lid to deep clean a keg. I always use a bucket: add 10 or 11 litres of cleaning solution and leave in the keg for about...

    Jan 18, 2019 at 10:23 PM
  15. Bigcol49 replied to the thread Cleaning Reconditioned Corny Kegs.

    Hi @SkyBlue I always use an oxi-type cleaner like PBW or Wizz Oxi - it eats away all types of crud. What's TSP?

    Jan 18, 2019 at 9:38 PM