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Posted in thread: 5 Gal BIAB Kettle Size on 09-01-2015 at 02:27 AM
Actually, I got up to 1.086 with efficiency in the 60's by using pour-over sparge, with almost
20 pounds of grain in a 10 gallon pot for a 5 gallon batch. It is true that you are quite
limited if you ...
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Posted in thread: Brau Supply on 08-31-2015 at 02:40 AM
I haven't spent much time around here (yet) - is it OK to post brew session pictures in this
thread/area? ...CHEERS!:mug:Please do!
Posted in thread: BIAB Efficiency - 40%? on 08-30-2015 at 06:43 PM
So I changed my calculator to use the .08 instead of .2 for absorption rates. Left my starting
water amount as is, and that shows I started with a boil volume of 8.18 gallons. With a 60
minute boil th...
Posted in thread: 5 Gal BIAB Kettle Size on 08-30-2015 at 03:24 AM
If it isn't full volume it isn't BIAB brewing.Oh boy. Kind of surprised someone hasn't jumped
all over this one. So many things could be said....
Posted in thread: Brewing (2) recipes today on 08-30-2015 at 01:40 AM
So for the dry hop, keep it room temperature or put in the beer fridge?Room temp.
Posted in thread: Brewing (2) recipes today on 08-29-2015 at 12:15 PM
So, I had to dump the 13 gallons of wort. They were rancid after work. (the other day not
today) So I went and bought both grain bills again. I remade the Good Life Pale Ale. Its
-sitting in the prima...
Posted in thread: Grain bill too large for kettle. on 08-27-2015 at 02:24 AM
@texaswine you probably left the trub setting at .5 instead of a more realistic 1 gallon loss
from fermenter. My best guess without knowing your exact system details would be a mash volume
of 15.12~ g...
Posted in thread: Grain bill too large for kettle. on 08-27-2015 at 02:13 AM
Assuming 1 gph boil off and everything else at the default settings, here are the results from
the pricless calculator. It indicates no sparge is technically needed, but I would personally
use a coupl...
Posted in thread: Grain bill too large for kettle. on 08-26-2015 at 11:13 PM
Uh oh ! Tomorrow I am brewing a vanilla porter in a 15 gallon megapot 1.2 I am making a ten
gallon batch, and have already crushed grain. 21.5 pounds. Priceless biab calculator says it
will over flow ...