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Posted in thread: Fast Fermentation on 01-27-2011 at 06:31 PM
If you get a hydrometer, a reading now will still help. As I just learned, you can calculate
your OG from your indgredients. Here's a calculator: got a hydormeter and I'm going to check
the FG in a c...
Posted in thread: Fast Fermentation on 01-27-2011 at 06:29 PM
What yeast did you use? Some yeast, like a packet of S-04 can rip through a wort extremely
fast. I'm sure you're fine, I'd do a Hydrometer sample after 5-7 days and then repeat that 2
days later to se...
Posted in thread: Fast Fermentation on 01-24-2011 at 06:56 PM
Did you take a hydrometer reading before pitching the yeast? If so, I would take another
reading now.Unfortunately, I'm not that sophisticated...yet. Maybe I'll get that together on
the next batch.
Posted in thread: Fast Fermentation on 01-24-2011 at 06:54 PM
It will be fine. Now you have to leave it alone for 2 1/2-3 weeks to let the yeasties clean up
after themselves. You do not need to proof your brewers yeast. That is for bread
yeast.:mug:Thanks for th...
Posted in thread: Fast Fermentation on 01-24-2011 at 06:16 PM
I started a batch of ale 2 days ago. It femented like crazy for the first 24 hours and then
from then on there was almost no activity in the airlock. The temperature was constant at about
72F during t...