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Old 11-12-2011, 04:07 PM   #1
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Default Upgrading my brew system

I can't wait to try it this is my system with some upgrade:

-new structure (weld free)
-new sparging system
-new filter stainless steel)




I'm going to make my first batch the next week!


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Old 11-12-2011, 04:16 PM   #2
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I like the sparg arm!! that thing is sweet!


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Old 11-12-2011, 05:29 PM   #3
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Very nice set-up!

I, too, like the sparge arm very much. I might have to steal that idea when I upgrade... if that ever happens.


Be sure to do a photo series or video of that thing in action!
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Old 11-20-2011, 10:23 AM   #4
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First batch done yesterday: Dry Stout

the new system works well, just a couple of things I have to improuve.

First time I've tried continuous sparging, my efficency was too high! 80% so I've done a check of the gravity of the final running and it was 1.008
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Old 11-20-2011, 10:28 AM   #5
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Nice rig!
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I dig it! Cool HLT


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