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Posted in thread: Longest Beer Line Length on 01-02-2008 at 06:03 PM
After searching, I found many posts on determining the minimum beer line length, but I am
trying to figure out the longest the line can be. I am thinking of running my lines from my
chest freezer in t...
Posted in thread: Completed first AG - Need help with Calculations on 11-19-2007 at 02:27 PM
Beersmith makes it super easy to do. You just put the number in and it calculates it for you.I
think I have it figured out in Beersmith. It calculates an efficiency of 62%. I'm not sure how
good that ...
Posted in thread: Completed first AG - Need help with Calculations on 11-19-2007 at 12:04 PM
Download a trial copy of beersmith or promash and create a recipe with those grains. You can
then see what the estimate OG is at a certain efficiency and keep changing that until you hit
what you actu...
Posted in thread: Completed first AG - Need help with Calculations on 11-19-2007 at 05:42 AM
I completed my first AG batch today. To be honest with you, I wasn't sure of all of the
readings/calculations that would be needed, so I took multiple. I was hoping someone could help
me sort it all o...
Posted in thread: Pardon My Ignorance on 11-17-2007 at 01:42 PM
I think you are still missing the "preview brewsheet" where the sparge water is. It should say
4.9 gallons (the difference between your total water and mash water).Just mash with 3 gallons
like you ar...
Posted in thread: Pardon My Ignorance on 11-16-2007 at 04:48 AM
I ran this through Promash and assuming some minor losses in equipment and a 90 minute boil at
14% loss per hour, I came up with 4.92 gallons of sparge water for total water of 7.92
gallons.I'm still ...
Posted in thread: Pardon My Ignorance on 11-15-2007 at 10:09 AM
Thanks for all of the responses. The first thing I did was go through and calculate some of the
requirements by hand so I could get a better understanding of where I should be. Your responses
Posted in thread: Pardon My Ignorance on 11-15-2007 at 03:15 AM
Well, after extract brewing for over 15 years, I finally decided it was time to try my hand at
AG brewing. I am not sure why I never tried it before now, but I finally decided I couldn't
wait any long...
Posted in thread: Opinion on Cooler MLT on 11-14-2007 at 08:20 PM
Do you have a Home Depot near you? The local HD stores near me have the 5 gallon coolers for
$20 and the 10 gallon coolers for $40. It may be worth the extra $12 (over the one you are
looking at) to j...