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Old 09-20-2012, 01:40 AM   #1
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Hey all,

I had a quick question on other using a hop spider or some sort of hop straining device when boiling.

I saw a stainless filter recently that had a 400 micron size SS filter and was 4" dia by 10" length. I am curious if this would work or if anyone could suggest some different ideas?

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Old 09-20-2012, 02:48 AM   #2
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Check out this thread:

http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f11/new-...p-gunk-352293/


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Old 09-20-2012, 03:57 AM   #3
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Thanks

That was exactly what I was looking for!
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Old 09-20-2012, 04:03 AM   #4
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I just use a 5 gallon paint strainer bag clipped to the rim of the kettle. Open it and add each hop addition at it's time. No need for expensive equipment.
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Old 09-20-2012, 01:01 PM   #5
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No problems with that! How often do you use a different strainer?


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