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Posted in thread: Digital sight glass on 02-11-2012 at 07:33 PM
I tried a pressure sensor like this, but I had to go to something else because the pressure
reading was fluctuating so much during the mash that I couldn't trust it.I have a three tier
system, and the...
Posted in thread: Mash Temperature Inversion on 10-27-2011 at 12:08 AM
Thanks for the suggestion. My probe is ~1" above the bottom when it is in place. The bottom of
the pot does have some layers of other metals that could hold a bunch of heat from when the hot
Posted in thread: Mash Temperature Inversion on 10-26-2011 at 10:02 PM
I have heating pads on the outside that kick automatically in when the temperature falls too
low. The temperature difference happens right away before the hearing pads turn on.
Posted in thread: Mash Temperature Inversion on 10-26-2011 at 09:55 PM
I guess what I really want to know is if an 8 degree F temperature differential between the top
and bottom of the mash is common.
Posted in thread: Mash Temperature Inversion on 10-26-2011 at 09:09 PM
Hello, I'm just wondering if anyone else has noticed a large temperature inversion in the mash.
I have a temperature probe that comes in from the top of my mash vessel (a large stainless
pot), and I c...
Posted in thread: What's an accurate evaporation rate for the hour long boil? on 07-12-2011 at 12:49 PM
Good god, why didn't I think of that? Thanks!
Posted in thread: What's an accurate evaporation rate for the hour long boil? on 07-12-2011 at 02:26 AM
I have an automatic brewery that I've been using for 7 batches now. It is all enclosed in a
attempt to retain heat during the mash, and to not get my basement all steamy when I brew (all
electric). I ...
Posted in thread: Electric burner idea for brew kettle on 01-05-2011 at 01:31 AM
Hello DeafSmith, did you get it working? I am striving for the same thing but am having
problems (see my post at sum up, my electric burners had an electrical leak that caused a
ground fault, trippi...
Posted in thread: Ideas for a water supply line on 03-27-2010 at 07:54 PM
I like the PEX. I already have the water line running to my brewery. One step closer...
Posted in thread: Ideas for a water supply line on 03-27-2010 at 04:27 PM
Thanks to the PEX suggestions. I must amend my original 'I think that's the way to go, for