Author Archives: Big Sal

DIY Cooler (Part 1)

Or: An adventure to find a ice chest what doesn’t look like modern industrial excrement There’s a certain exciting feeling when you walk into a period camp. Wow, look at this, and look at that! What’s going on over here? … Continue reading

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Temperature Controlled Beer Box

I have “wisely” decided to bend my 20 years of on-and-off winemaking experience towards brewing beer; on one hand, starting simple by using extract-only recipes, but also skipping the whole bottle conditioning mess and going straight to forced carbonation. This … Continue reading

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