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Posted in thread: BrewEasy owners please comment. on 02-09-2016 at 02:02 AM
I have a 120v 5 gallon BrewEasy. I use Beer Smith to calculate my strike water temperature
based on the stainless MT and loss of temp due to the grain, usually 168F.Blichmann recommends
letting the ma...
Posted in thread: RTD Probe Temp/Calibration on 01-16-2016 at 02:30 PM
I recently upgraded from eBIAB to a BrewEasy but with my own controller. I calibrated both
Blichmann thermometers to a floating thermometer. On the first batch I noticed my RTD probe was
5 degrees low...
Posted in thread: How well do 120v RIMS systems work? on 01-16-2016 at 02:24 PM
I have a 2 kettle RIMS with 2000w boil coil and I love it. I dropped the batches down to 4
gallons and get a good rolling boil. Like bbrim I get fairly quick ramps when doing step mashed
and mash out.
Posted in thread: Temp probe length on 01-14-2016 at 04:59 PM
I ended up drilling a dedicated hole after upgrading to a Blichmann kettle. Saving coin on
these projects is a plus.Maybe try a water test with it as is in the site glass comparing the
PID temp to a s...
Posted in thread: FIY PID controller for boil coil on 01-14-2016 at 04:53 PM
Another suggestion for a PID controller:110v Recirculating eBIAB 2.5 gallon batches compact
and looks cool. I use it with my 2000w boil cool.
Posted in thread: Temp probe length on 01-14-2016 at 04:41 PM
If it doesn't protrude into the kettle I would be worried readings aren't accurate since liquid
in the site glass just hangs out with no circulation. I used a 4" probe in the same setup and
Posted in thread: FIY PID controller for boil coil on 01-13-2016 at 07:51 PM
You could use one of
these.https://webobjects2.cdw.com/is/image/CDW/1285097?$product-main$&v1That's what I did to
convert my eBIAB to a 2000w BrewEasy.
Posted in thread: Water Report on 12-24-2015 at 05:17 PM
Yea I made all the math adjustments when I entered it in BruNwater. It's municipal water so
I'll definitely pick up som Campden tablets.
Posted in thread: Water Report on 12-24-2015 at 04:18 PM
Making an attempt to get up to speed on this water thing. Got my water report back (below) and
it looks like pretty soft water to me?Is there any reason I would have to dilute this?I could
not tell if...
Posted in thread: 6g eBIAB Kettle, March 809 Pump, & SS Immersion Chiller on 12-16-2015 at 11:03 AM