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Old 03-20-2007, 02:04 AM   #1
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Im going to do my first PM soon with one of the mini 3 gal water coolers that everyones been making lately.

What is the best way to monitor your temps? floating thermometer?What do you guys use?
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Old 03-20-2007, 02:41 AM   #2
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I use a small electronic VOM for cars. $10, if you find them on sale. It reads in Celcius.
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Old 03-20-2007, 06:49 AM   #3
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you can use the floater you probably already have but leave it in the mashtun during the mash. they read very slowly but that will get you started

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