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beer

Automated home brewing

The office conversation this lunchtime went a bit like this: Me: “Two beer posts in a week is too much, isn’t it.” Ben: “Maybe.” Me: “OK. Damn shame: I’ve been sent a¬†great¬†automated brewing project; it’s way more complicated than the ones I’ve seen before. I’ll maybe put it up next week, after the new website... Continue reading

Smart kegerator

We first came across kegerators last year: it never ceases to amaze me how many of you use your Raspberry Pis to both simplify and massively overcomplicate your drinking. The kegerator is not a popular device here in the UK, but, judging by the emails I get from readers, there are enough of the things... Continue reading

Kegerface – for all your beer stocking needs

Kegerface is a digital tap list display from SchrodingersDrunk, which you can read more about over on Reddit. It’s an interface for a Kegerator, hence the name. I had to look that up – a Kegerator is a device for dispensing draught beer in the home, involving all kinds of kit like a fridge and... Continue reading

BrewPi

In keeping with our educational mission, here’s a post about beer. There seems to be a surprising overlap (perhaps it’s not so surprising) between the maker/hacker community and the home brew community. We are aware of a few small commercial breweries who are already using Raspberry Pis to drive automation of things like pressure and... Continue reading

Thursday grab bag

I’m in a bit of a rush today; we’re driving down to Wales with Pete in an hour or so to visit the UK factory, which is celebrating a special anniversary tomorrow. So here’s a grab bag of stuff from around the internet that people have been doing with their Pis. You guys have been... Continue reading