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Posted in thread: Where to buy CO2 in SW CT? on 02-06-2013 at 06:28 PM
The Stuart White Co 543 Boston Post Rd Milford Ct now charging $15.00 for 5lb Co2 recharges.
Recharging is done while you wait. Also provide hydro testing on cylinders, if needed. Monday -
Posted in thread: Need help making 1st Starter on 01-23-2013 at 11:43 PM
If its stays longer is there something I should do. I was planning on brewing tonight but am
not able to. Just don't want to mess this upcoming brew day up.
Posted in thread: Need help making 1st Starter on 01-23-2013 at 10:47 PM
How long will it stay good for in the fridge?
Posted in thread: Need help making 1st Starter on 01-22-2013 at 10:40 PM
Has the activity slowed because the yeast have converted all the sugars ?
Posted in thread: Need help making 1st Starter on 01-22-2013 at 10:23 PM
You can just pitch it in but making a starter is better and easy to do. Just get an erlenmeyer
flask from ur LHBS but u don't have to have one. Boil 1000 ml of water and then add 100 grams
of DME to i...
Posted in thread: Abv on 01-18-2013 at 02:18 AM
Thank you for the info
Posted in thread: Abv on 01-18-2013 at 02:12 AM
If it's flat, the 1.037 is the FG. That's awfully high, but that's another issue.With 1.037 as
the FG and 1.062, the formula is (1.062-1.037) x 131= ABVso, that's 3.28% ABVWith such a high
FG, there w...
Posted in thread: Abv on 01-18-2013 at 02:03 AM
But your FG, if taken with a refractometer, is wrong. Not even close to accurate. Unless you
did take it with a hydrometer- then it would be correct.I just measured the brew with a
hydrometer and its ...
Posted in thread: Abv on 01-18-2013 at 01:27 AM
No. Not if measured with a refractometer.A refractometer works because of the way light
refracts in it. When alcohol is in the mix, this is completely inaccurate. There are some
calculators that you c...
Posted in thread: Abv on 01-18-2013 at 01:09 AM
Refractometers do not measure fermented wort accurately. You need a hydrometer for that.Ok
thanks is my math accurate for final ABV