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Old 01-19-2013, 12:46 AM   #1
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Default I can't decide.... 36qt or 52qt

Rule of thumb says to go bigger, but will smaller beers suffer too much in the bigger mash tun? My OG is usually under 1.070, but I may want to do some sort of imperial.... help me make up my mind 36qt or 52qt coleman xtreme?

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Old 01-19-2013, 12:49 AM   #2
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I found in a bigger tun my beers all being under 1.050 would get stuck sparges. I think it had something to do with the depth of the grain bed.

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a 48qt coleman xtreme would be perfect

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