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Old 04-16-2009, 08:01 PM   #1
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Anyone ever used something like this? Says it works for wine and beer. Just curious. Thanks!

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Old 04-17-2009, 04:03 AM   #2
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Never used any of them..... but the "Super jet" I believe that filters 60 gallons per hour, oh drool drool! Ya know, if it works

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I have a plate filter like that purchased from the same place. I seldom use it unless there's an emergency or something. Filtering most beers is simply not necessary. I would suggest using finings of some kind before resorting to filtering. Filtering is a big hassle and the filters are pricey. A better approach might be to consider cold conditioning to improve clarity. Mildly cloudy beer is no big deal and appropriate for some styles. You won't like filtering. It's slow and tedious. It does produce brilliantly clear beer. That can't be denied.

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