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  • Posted in thread: Still Working on for Numbers for BIAB on 08-14-2016 at 02:32 AM
    Thanks for helping out doug, as you have probably noticed I'm not on here very much lately. I'm
    in the middle of moving, and have been out of a computer for a couple weeks. Data is stored
    locally on y...

  • Posted in thread: Any powder sanitizers? on 07-09-2016 at 04:43 AM
    Breweries (at least in the US) use caustic cleaners and acidic (typically phosphoric) or heat

  • Posted in thread: Grain room on 07-05-2016 at 07:17 PM
    1) that's awesome. 2) How have I never thought or bridging two of these like that middle

  • Posted in thread: pH 5.2 stabilizer: how did you conclude it doesn't work? on 07-05-2016 at 03:34 AM
    I believe it's ajdelange that says something like...5.2 works really well for those who don't
    own a ph meter, doesn't work at all for those that do.

  • Posted in thread: pH 5.2 stabilizer: how did you conclude it doesn't work? on 07-05-2016 at 03:27 AM
    Completely agree Martin, I hate seeing it on store shelves.

  • Posted in thread: Help Understanding Efficiency Numbers on 07-04-2016 at 03:03 AM
    1) Volumes don't make sense. To get 7.25 gal strike, and 6.65 run off you'd have an absorption
    rate of 0.6 gal/lb. This is a very hard squeeze. 2) Target batch size is the volume transferred
    INTO the ...

  • Posted in thread: Any powder sanitizers? on 07-04-2016 at 02:50 AM
    Sterilization is a specific scientific term, and is not applicable to sodium percarbonate.
    Sterilization requires 100% death of all living organism. While hydrogen peroxide is a valid
    method steriliza...

  • Posted in thread: Stir Plate Magnets on 07-03-2016 at 11:32 PM
    Does the stir plate stay still or does it move/wobble around? I just tape my magnets on, once I
    get it centered I don't have any issues.I've used various magnets,bar, neod, hard drive...

  • Posted in thread: 30% efficiency! Help! on 07-03-2016 at 11:24 PM
    You really can't crush it yourself without a mill. You might see some benefit to double milling
    at the lhbs if possible.

  • Posted in thread: 30% efficiency! Help! on 07-03-2016 at 10:08 PM
    Analysis: Estimated efficiencies with a 95% conversion (typical value for a good mash): Mash,
    69%Brewhouse 61% (due to the half quart of loss in the kettle after the boil). Actual/measured:
    Your numbe...

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November 19, 2014  •  02:22 AM
Wasn't sure where to post this - maybe this will do the trick. New brewer here with a few successful extract batches to my credit. Planning on my first BIAG session this weekend and wanted to thank you for your kick ass calculator! I played around with others out there, but none made as much intuitive sense as the Priceless one has. I am really hoping to use the heck out of it in the coming year as I refine my process.

Once again, sincere thanks for your efforts!
July 10, 2015  •  05:22 AM
@72hw Don't know how I didn't see a notification for this but thanks for the feedback! Let me know how it's going and if I can offer anymore help.