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Old 10-20-2012, 04:37 PM   #1
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Am just about to start the primary for a winter ale. The temp in my basement is around 18-19 degrees C. Should I use a brew belt to increase this or am I ok? Do brew belts offer a consistent temp across the whole fermenter?
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Old 10-20-2012, 05:03 PM   #2
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I wouldn't use a brew belt. 18c-19c (~65F) is a great temperature to ferment your beer at!
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