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Old 04-26-2012, 01:04 PM   #1
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I have two recipies that are exactly the same except for the boil time. One is at 60 minutes and one is at 90. They both give me the same estimated preboil volume. It is the same if I have the the calc boil box checked or unchecked. What am I missing here? Thanks


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Old 04-26-2012, 01:47 PM   #2
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You need to check calculate boil volume check box on the design tab



 
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Old 04-26-2012, 02:17 PM   #3
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You need to check calculate boil volume check box on the design tab
Right - there is an option to calculate boil off volume as a fixed amount or as an hourly amount. Yours sounds like it's set at the fixed amount.

 
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Old 04-26-2012, 02:47 PM   #4
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It is the same if I have the the calc boil box checked or unchecked. What am I missing here? Thanks
Done that! Still the same
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Old 04-26-2012, 02:51 PM   #5
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Right - there is an option to calculate boil off volume as a fixed amount or as an hourly amount. Yours sounds like it's set at the fixed amount.
Where do find that? I'm on Beersmith overload at the moment. Thanks
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Old 04-27-2012, 11:32 AM   #6
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Where do find that? I'm on Beersmith overload at the moment. Thanks
If you're looking at the recipe and there is the drop-down field to select the equipment there is a button next to it to bring up the equipment profile. Towards the bottom left of that sub-window are the data points for boil-off volume. Note that if you change it through this method it will ONLY change it for this single recipe. You need to change it in the equipment profile for it to impact it as you add recipes.

 
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Old 04-27-2012, 12:18 PM   #7
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Thank you, Thank you and Thank you!


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