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Posted in thread: Mash efficiency in Beersmith on 09-26-2016 at 09:13 PM
Doh. The formula I entered in the spreadsheet was 1 - points * grains in lbs. I think I started
with the SF values like 1.036 and was creating the formula to get the points then decided to
just type t...
Posted in thread: Unboxing the Nano from CO Brewing on 09-26-2016 at 08:53 PM
Google ::)Just type this into Google search:0.1 gal/lb in fl oz/ozGoogle has a pretty smart
unit conversion tool.I finally rebooted my brain and figured it out. Take the gallons * 128 for
fl oz. Take ...
Posted in thread: 2 Brewbuckets in 7 cu ft GE freezer on 09-26-2016 at 02:19 PM
I have a 7.1 cu ft Haier chest freezer, and 2 SS Brewtech fermenters fit perfectly in that
freezer.Oh wow. I just wanted the brew bucket. Now I want those tops and the wireless
hydrometer. I can't bel...
Posted in thread: Mash efficiency in Beersmith on 09-25-2016 at 11:01 PM
There are a bunch of threads discussing BS "efficiency" metrics.Some of them are linked at the
bottom of this page, and if you follow a good one it'll lead to others.Mash efficiency should
Posted in thread: 2 Brewbuckets in 7 cu ft GE freezer on 09-25-2016 at 08:42 PM
I have 7 cu ft GE chest freezer (model FCM7SWW I think) that I use for fermentation with my 2
Better Bottle carboys. I was going to upgrade to the SS Brewtech Brewbuckets but I read they
Posted in thread: SS BrewTech BrewMaster thermowell question on 09-25-2016 at 08:21 PM
I can't see a need for the thermometer on the BrewMaster version of the BrewBucket, unless I
could fit the temp probe on my Johnson controller into thermowell. Anyone know if this is
Posted in thread: Grain Crush? on 09-24-2016 at 09:10 PM
Oh well... It'll probably be just fine.. We'll see what happens.. But there's lots of flower
and all the hulls seem to be pretty torn up... Hope that doesn't inject any bad stuff (ie
tannins) into the...
Posted in thread: Unboxing the Nano from CO Brewing on 09-24-2016 at 07:51 PM
The CBS water calculator has a field for Grain Absorption Rate, C7. The default value is 0.1,
which I believe must be in gallons per pound. You can make Beersmith's match this value if you
look in the...
Posted in thread: Unboxing the Nano from CO Brewing on 09-24-2016 at 06:40 PM
come on guys theres nothing exact about bib, thats the beauty of it, easy to use, you don't
have to think, just brew ...and drink lolIt bothers me to no end when I don't get the gravity
readings I exp...
Posted in thread: Full volume expected results on 09-24-2016 at 05:10 PM
What would happen if you set your software to 81% ?Based on 3 of your parameters, 10.53 OG,
collected 10.5 gallons and trub was 1 gallon, I come up with using 20 pounds of grain using the