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Posted in thread: BrewsBySmith DIY & Pre-assembled STC-1000 + temp controllers on 05-12-2015 at 06:48 PM
I must be misunderstanding something about the way the STC1000+ works.I start up a profile to
run that has a temperature to maintain of 68°F.The wort probe says the wort temperature is
76°F.The other ...
Posted in thread: National Homebrew Day Giveaway! on 05-04-2015 at 03:12 PM
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Posted in thread: BIAB Full Volume Mash Mineral Additions Quantity on 03-18-2015 at 10:24 PM
Set sparge water to zero. Set mash water to the volume you will be using. The bruNWater
spreadsheet allows you to do this on the Water Adjustment tab.Let me ask another way, with an
example:With a ful...
Posted in thread: BIAB Full Volume Mash Mineral Additions Quantity on 03-18-2015 at 10:08 PM
Water chemistry calculators base the mineral additions on the mash volume. So if you are doing
a BIAB full volume mash the quantity of minerals will be much higher than if you were doing a
Posted in thread: The HomeBrewTalk 2015 Big Giveaway! on 03-11-2015 at 02:33 PM
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Posted in thread: Ward Results - How is my interpretation? on 02-25-2015 at 01:21 PM
Below are the test results for my hose water from Ward Labs. I'm still getting the hang of
brewing water basics but it looks like the water is pretty good overall. Total alkalinity is a
little high? S...
Posted in thread: Alpine Nelson Clone Attempt on 02-17-2015 at 03:55 PM
"1x 55lb sack of Simpson Maris Otter (6.4%)1x 55lb sack of Weyermann CaraFoam (6.4%)3x 50lb
sacks of Grain Millers Rolled/Flaked Rye (17.5%)1x 18lb~ 5 gallon ACIDULATED(2.1%)1x 18lb~ 5
Posted in thread: Alpine Nelson Clone Attempt on 02-17-2015 at 03:14 PM
I doubt there are 14 items in the grist for this beer.Sorry, I don't follow.
Posted in thread: Alpine Nelson Clone Attempt on 02-17-2015 at 03:11 PM
Sacks are usually 45-55lbs.No, a bucket is around 20lbs give or take.There are multiple mystery
buckets also.Well the way it's written, especially with the %'s, assumes the sack and bucket
are one and...
Posted in thread: Alpine Nelson Clone Attempt on 02-17-2015 at 02:57 PM
So, a 20 lb. sack here is 2.4% of the grist, which seems reasonable.A bucket would likely be
something like 0.6%, which doesn't seem as reasonable.I did not see a 20lb sack in the video...
Sacks are u...