So many different words, terminologies etc. Racking? OG? HLT? Is there a book, so I know what you are talking about?
Racking - transfer of beer or wort.
OG - original gravity - specific gravity of wort before pitching
HLT - hot liquor (liquid) tank - vessel that hold the hot water used for the mash and sparge.
Here is the glossary on this site:http://www.homebrewtalk.com/wiki/ind...egory:Glossary
"The Complete Joy of Homebrewing" is a must read.
These are the books I recommend:http://astore.amazon.com/woodbrewcom...ng=UTF8&node=6
The 2nd edition is now available: Brewing Engineering Woodland Brewing Research Blog Applied Science for Better Beer.
TKS.was looking for a Glossary...........and I have been reading the book