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Old 10-05-2004, 03:02 PM   #1
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When is the best time to take your beginning reading , before or after pitching the yeast?

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Old 10-05-2004, 11:42 PM   #2
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Original gravity readings should be taken before you pitch your yeast.

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Old 02-03-2005, 08:56 PM   #3
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...and final gravity before you add your priming sugar/DME or whatever you use.

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