Re: Totally New Guy looking for some advice/direction
- 30 liters fermentation bucket can be used as a cheap boiler. Heating
element from electric kettle is a cheap way to heat it. 10mm pipe
through the air lock washer and bending downwards. Liebig condenser
around that pipe and you're done. total cost 20-30 euros.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, atravisty@y... wrote:
> Hello all,
> I'm new to this group and have read several posts, but while I'm no
> idiot, still not totally clear on how to build a small still. I
> would just like to distill the wines I make (both fruit and grape
> based) into liquor. I guess they'd be brandy by definition. I
> looked at a couple of designs (actually several) on the web, and am
> closing in on a couple of different options.
> Can anyone offer any feedback on the Amazing Still
> (http://www.amazingstill.com) or the Tea Pot Still on
> I am just wanting to make some moderate alcohol content product,
> some clear high alcohol product. If you have any advice on how to
> make a simple still for me to accomplish these goals, please let me
> know. This is something I've always been curious about and would
> love to attempt to do.
> Feel free to post here, or e-mail me directly.
> Thanks for your time and best wishes.