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Posted in thread: Blending Beer From Kegs on 08-02-2015 at 06:09 AM
I'll post the quote from the thread I referenced:"Michael, One final word on blending for
competitions: "Maybe a policy statement from BJCP would also settle the matter." We did; I did.
In my earlier ...
Posted in thread: Blichmann beer gun problems on 08-02-2015 at 05:53 AM
The line that comes with the gun is 10 ft long - that's the one you should use for beer. The
line that comes with the accessory kit is a 5 ft line with flare connectors for the gas side.
Posted in thread: Blending Beer From Kegs on 08-02-2015 at 05:44 AM
It sounds like it's completely not an issue. Gordon Strong talks about blending in his book
page 266:"When I blend, I mostly do it for style reasons. I'm usually trying to enter a
competition or provi...
Posted in thread: commercially reusable 1 gallon keg? on 08-01-2015 at 08:18 PM
These cannonballs are 1.75 gals. Pricey little things.
Posted in thread: Blending Beer From Kegs on 08-01-2015 at 07:13 PM
If you do this, you'll have to enter it into BJCP 2015 CAT 34B, Specialty Beer -Mixed Style,
otherwise you're grounds for disqualification for misrepresentation... I'm not sure if there is
a fit for t...
Posted in thread: post boil gravity on 08-01-2015 at 04:47 PM
Running some numbers I think this could be your issue. Look at the differences when rounding to
a whole liter (grain absorption may not be accurate but illustrates the issue of rounding). If
you add u...
Posted in thread: post boil gravity on 08-01-2015 at 04:35 PM
It looks like you've got things set so that all your measurements are being rounded to the
nearest liter. For example, the 4% cooling should be .68 liter, it's marked as 1. I don't know
what grain abs...
Posted in thread: Estimating boiloff rate for new kettle on 08-01-2015 at 03:55 AM
It's going to be close to a gal per hr likely. If you figure for 1 gallon and you're between
.75 and 1.25 gal per hr you're talking about 1.003 difference in gravity or so on a 5 gal
batch. I'd say go...
Posted in thread: pH meter storage on 08-01-2015 at 03:10 AM
My Milwaukee 102 came with this, you didn't get that? The solution does crystallize around the
lid if it dries.
Posted in thread: Bag squeezing and adjusting grain absorption ratio? on 08-01-2015 at 02:53 AM
You guys and your bags. It never ends. ;)