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Old 08-27-2012, 09:18 PM   #1
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Would a 30 gallon MT work for a 1bbl batch?
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Old 08-27-2012, 09:37 PM   #2
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Depends on how much grain you use but it should be fine. I used the mash calcultor at and it show with about 62 pounds of grain and a Mash Thickness of 1.25 qt/lb it would take aprox a 25 gallon mashtun.

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