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Old 04-17-2013, 09:23 PM   #1
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Default Can Someone Help Decipher this Water Report

I got my water report...can someone help me with the numbers I need. They don't seem to be in PPM like i've seen elsewhere, so I'm confused.

Maybe someone could point out the numbers I need to be concerned about.

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Old 04-18-2013, 02:45 AM   #2
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mg/L is as near as makes no difference the same as ppm.
You should be interested in Calcium, Magnesium, Sodium, Chloride, Sulfate, and Alkalinity

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mg/L is as near as makes no difference the same as ppm.
You should be interested in Calcium, Magnesium, Sodium, Chloride, Sulfate, and Alkalinity

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Okay, great so I can just plug these numbers right into EZ water or Bru'n water. perfect.

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You have 1.95 mg per liter of residual chlorine. This could cause off flavors. It appears to be a public water source. I would read up on how to remove chlorine from tap water. Otherwise the water appears to be pretty soft.

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Yea i figured chlorine would be an issue from public tap. i'll make sure to get that removed...but it's good to know I can just use my tap water instead of buying deer park.

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Looks good! Needs more Ca in most cases and the alkalinity might need a little acid neutralization for really pale beers and bolstering for really dark beers.

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