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Posted in thread: Flow-thru Hydro on 06-14-2013 at 09:21 PM
I'm just thinking.. How about a slow runoff like fly sparging. Granted it would take some
tweaking, but it's an idea. Hang it off your ball valve? Johnny Blich. Choppy chop..
Posted in thread: Negitive Residual Alkalinity on 06-14-2013 at 04:41 PM
Try it in the spreadsheet. Above is all the inputs that I made. Maybe my spreadsheets whacked?
Posted in thread: Negitive Residual Alkalinity on 06-14-2013 at 04:36 PM
You probably have the mash size set about 3x too low. Did you put in 3 gallons for mash volume?
1 gallon might give you those results, as it seems you're probably shooting for R/A of about
-100. I thi...
Posted in thread: Negitive Residual Alkalinity on 06-14-2013 at 04:07 PM
Well I'll double check. Still shows negative.Ca. 2Mg. 0Na. 5Cl 3SO4 6 (2x 3 Labs report)HCO3.
03 gal mash5 sparge4# ea 2 row and wheatAdjustments:3g Gypsum2G CaCL22g EpsomAll 3 - adjust w/
Posted in thread: Negitive Residual Alkalinity on 06-14-2013 at 03:28 PM
Ok. But w/ an American Wheat. 4# 2 row and 4# wheat malt using R.O. Water gave me a -358.. It
far cry from 0 +.. Just playing with the numbers.
Posted in thread: Negitive Residual Alkalinity on 06-14-2013 at 03:05 PM
I'm new to using Ez-water spreadsheet. My last two batches keep showing a negative r/a? I can
assume that this isn't normal? And is it really a problem that I need to worry about? Negative
Posted in thread: Flow-thru Hydro on 06-14-2013 at 02:24 PM
Has anybody made a flow thru hydrometer yet? Thought I might be handy when sparging. You would
be able to watch the gravity drop as you ran off. Obviously you would correct for temp but just
Posted in thread: Upside down Therminator? on 06-08-2013 at 07:18 PM
Does anybody know of the importance of mounting as instructed? Due to my stand configuration I
would like to mount it upside down. Mainly so the wort out is facing me and my pump to control
the flow a...
Posted in thread: Blichmann Top Tier T-Slot Plates on 05-05-2013 at 01:50 AM
I would use the long slot plates on the burners. They are going to be supporting the most
weight. Then go to the local HD/Lowes and purchase some square headed nuts and use I place of
the T-slot plate...
Posted in thread: Chill Wizard Inspired Pump/Chiller Station on 05-02-2013 at 03:03 PM