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Posted in thread: Weevils in Grain, response from AustinHomeBrew on 11-21-2013 at 04:26 AM
So I sent off an email to Austin Home Brew Supply on some grain I bought 2 months ago and had
stored in a air tight container (I thought I would be brewing by now) but decided to expand and
change my ...
Posted in thread: low Ph on this mash...WHY? on 11-21-2013 at 04:11 AM
Are your strips old or stored improperly? They are notorious in the medical field for going bad
and giving crappy results.just kept in the snap cap container at room temps.......guess i need
to seek o...
Posted in thread: low Ph on this mash...WHY? on 11-21-2013 at 04:09 AM
Gizmodog- abandon this concept of using minerals to affect pH, because it's outdated and
largely wrong. Minerals have much more impact on flavor than on pH, so treat them as a flavor
ingredient. To re...
Posted in thread: low Ph on this mash...WHY? on 11-21-2013 at 04:07 AM
Before moving on to you questions note that I made a typo last night. The proton deficit of the
water would be 38.62 mEq.Nothing went wrong. You should get a pH around 5.5 ±.1 or .2 from bad
Posted in thread: low Ph on this mash...WHY? on 11-20-2013 at 03:35 PM
With those numbers and making some assumptions about your water to grist ratio we can get
estimates of where the protons flow. The numbers below are deficits i.e. the number of protons
absorbed in ord...
Posted in thread: low Ph on this mash...WHY? on 11-19-2013 at 04:58 PM
yeah i apologize i was off on the ph sweet spot....:ohere's my water report Ph 7.8TDS
200Sodium. NA.... 11Potassium. K.... 2Calcium,Ca..... 48Magnesium, Mg. 8Total hardness,
148Nitrate, NO3-N .06 safe...
Posted in thread: low Ph on this mash...WHY? on 11-19-2013 at 03:49 PM
hello,i started all grain about 1 1/2 years ago with BIAB. my wards water report basically
showed i could brew anything but could use a little calcium chloride to bring the mash Ph into
the sweet spot...
Posted in thread: acid malt....... on 11-18-2013 at 03:27 AM
2% according to the first post in this thread & thanx for the fast responce......and this time
i willnot lose the notes!:drunk:
Posted in thread: acid malt....... on 11-18-2013 at 01:37 AM
i apologize ...i lost my notes concerning this....what is the guideline when using acid malt to
help correct Ph.....i'm looking for the % of malt used relating to grain
Posted in thread: Anyone use the disposable oxygen tanks for aerating? on 08-07-2013 at 01:37 PM
out junk shopping i came across two of those O2 bottles mounted on a cart that people use with
breathing problems.one had the regulator the other didn''t. both mounted on carts.i balked from