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Old 08-11-2008, 09:56 PM   #1
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How do you measure "efficiency" in batch or fly sparging?? is there a specific tool used?? i'm kinda grey in this area... thanks in advance!!

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Old 08-11-2008, 10:00 PM   #2
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You gotta have a software program to do it. Beer tools has a free version online that I use...it uses BeerSmith Algorithms, so I'm pretty confident in it's numbers.

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Old 08-11-2008, 10:07 PM   #3
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ok cool. i'll look into that. i guess you basically measure the gravity and compare it to what it should be?? then do the math?? am I right? just wondering. i havent looked at the site yet..

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look here www.suebob.com/brew/allgrain.htm

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thanks bobby

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wow.. i just read the whole thing.. thanks bobby. it really helped me understand it a whole lot more..

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Glad I could help. You might as well thank my lenient job situation since I typed that up on the boss's dime.

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lol, i'm getting overtime for this post and i'm not even being helpful

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