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Posted in thread: Residual Alkalinity question on 02-24-2014 at 03:05 PM
I'm glad I checked a few things before responding...My fermentation area is much colder than
thought. I'm pretty sure that is the problem this time. I pitched on 1/2 a yeast cake for the
last two so I...
Posted in thread: HomeBrewTalk 2014 Big Giveaway on 02-20-2014 at 05:22 PM
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Posted in thread: Residual Alkalinity question on 02-20-2014 at 01:39 PM
I recently brewed a few different batches of the same brew (a milk stout). I used MY water and
calculated acid additions based on the Brew'n Water page. My mashing seemed to go a lot better,
Posted in thread: Residual Alkalinity question on 01-29-2014 at 09:25 PM
That sounds a little more technical and involved than just adding a little acid and calling it
good. It is also a bit above my knowledge and understanding of the chemistry involved in
brewing beer. I ...
Posted in thread: Residual Alkalinity question on 01-29-2014 at 06:49 PM
ok, ph 7.6TDS 474cations/anions 9.2/9.5sodium 1potasium 1calcium 90Magnesium 52total hardness
442nitrite 1.7sulfate 15chloride 46carbonate
Posted in thread: Residual Alkalinity question on 01-29-2014 at 04:30 PM
I have very hard water with a pretty high residual alkalinity... 265. I'm brewing a stout, so a
higher RA should work. 265 if pretty high though...Off the charts of what I've seen. How
crucial is it t...
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Posted in thread: Rocky Mountain Trip on 05-03-2013 at 12:14 PM
thanks for the suggestions so far, it helps to have a starting place for looking into this.
Every time i just start googling, there is too much out there, and I need a few ideas to focus
this down a b...
Posted in thread: Rocky Mountain Trip on 05-02-2013 at 08:39 PM
I figure this forum has quite a few members... lots of experiences... and many willing to
share:mug:...I've decided my next trip/vacation will be to the rocky mountains. I need help
finding the right ...