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Posted in thread: Still high Gravity on 02-24-2011 at 10:29 PM
I had a similar issue, but it seemed like the act of taking the hydrometer reading agitated it
enough and it started going again, eventually finishing up right on target. Maybe agitate a
little, but b...
Posted in thread: Alkalinity as CaCO3 and Bicarbonate on 02-24-2011 at 03:56 PM
Thanks for the great info...Bru'n water has really helped me learn a lot. Good to hear the
reported 42 bicarbonate looks weird to others as well. I was beginning to question my
understanding (or my ab...
Posted in thread: Alkalinity as CaCO3 and Bicarbonate on 02-19-2011 at 08:05 AM
I am looking at the water report recieved, and using various spreadsheets to perform
calculations (mainly because I am curious at this point). I am coming up with some variances in
Alkalinity that don...
Posted in thread: Use of Palmer's spreadsheet on 02-17-2011 at 10:29 PM
That is exactly what I was looking for. Much appreciated!
Posted in thread: Use of Palmer's spreadsheet on 02-17-2011 at 05:23 PM
I am attempting to use Palmer's spreadsheet to calculate water quality adjustments and want to
make sure I am interpreting the results/adjusting properly. I am brewing a Belgian Wit, and
Posted in thread: Grain Bill Increase for Batch Sparge on 10-15-2010 at 09:20 PM
Many calculators suggest an increase in the recipe grain bill when batch sparging...When the
grain amounts are increased is this applied to all the grains (specialty grains, etc) or just
the base grai...
Posted in thread: Gnats and Boiling Outside on 10-11-2010 at 12:42 AM
Thanks! I will stop worrying about it...
Posted in thread: Gnats and Boiling Outside on 10-10-2010 at 09:49 PM
While boiling the wort from an extract kit outside on a propane burner, numerous gnats found
their way into the boil. I removed all those I saw during the cooling process. If there are
some I missed, ...