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Old 08-28-2012, 12:19 AM   #11
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Sounds like you are not accounting for grain absorption.
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You can figure approximately 0.125gal/lb for absorption I believe
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Old 09-02-2012, 07:14 PM   #12
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I was. However I wasn't accounting for the 1/2 gallon of LME that was no longer being added to the boil. Third batch was spot-on.

Thanks for the ideas.

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