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by private4587
Fri Oct 26, 2018 2:45 pm
Forum: Brewing Liquor
Topic: Water Profile For Bishops Finger Clone
Replies: 5
Views: 1142

Re: Water Profile For Bishops Finger Clone

Sorry for the delay in answering you Eric, from the test kits my Alkilinity was 57 and Calcium was 60. the water report gave my water as soft.
by private4587
Tue Oct 23, 2018 11:58 am
Forum: Brewing Liquor
Topic: Water Profile For Bishops Finger Clone
Replies: 5
Views: 1142

Re: Water Profile For Bishops Finger Clone

I use test kits to achieve calcium and carbonate levels the rest i take from my water supplier water report.
by private4587
Mon Oct 22, 2018 9:09 pm
Forum: Brewing Liquor
Topic: Water Profile For Bishops Finger Clone
Replies: 5
Views: 1142

Water Profile For Bishops Finger Clone

Hi everyone i am hoping in the next few days to make a Bishops Finger Clone and was wondering if anyone could help me with a water profile for this brew, i have the option of using 100% RO water or 50/50 home water and RO water. Many thanks in advance
by private4587
Tue Aug 21, 2018 10:13 am
Forum: Brewing Liquor
Topic: Sam Adams Boston Lager water
Replies: 1
Views: 229

Sam Adams Boston Lager water

Can anyone recommend a water profile Sam Adams Boston Lager and Brooklyn lager
Thanks
by private4587
Fri Jul 07, 2017 4:35 pm
Forum: Grain Brewing
Topic: Mash Volumes
Replies: 1
Views: 491

Mash Volumes

I am about to embark on a RIS(brew tomorrow) I took the recipe from his book and entered it through Brewsmith, taking the quantity of malts and hops from that. So all malts ground and water treated ready for the boil tomorrow. It was when i was getting the mash water ready when i noticed that the am...
by private4587
Sat May 20, 2017 8:34 am
Forum: Brewing Liquor
Topic: Water profile
Replies: 21
Views: 3239

Re: Water profile

Thanks for your quick replies, so where is the best(cheapest) place to get a water sample tested.
by private4587
Fri May 19, 2017 11:19 am
Forum: Brewing Liquor
Topic: Water profile
Replies: 21
Views: 3239

Re: Water profile

Attached is a copy of my water report from Northumbrian Water. I am totally confused with it in trying to decide what sort of water I have for brewing. Is there anyone here who could assist me in trying to understand it and what i should be looking for in trying to find what sort of water i have and...
by private4587
Fri Mar 10, 2017 5:28 pm
Forum: Cider Making
Topic: Cider Yeast with sweeter
Replies: 1
Views: 1381

Cider Yeast with sweeter

I have some sachets of Cider Yeast with sweeter (8g for 20-25lt). I want to make some 5lt TC using this yeast. Could i just divide the sachet by 4 and would the rest keep for a while?
by private4587
Mon Mar 06, 2017 8:50 am
Forum: Grain Brewing
Topic: Kettle Lid on or off
Replies: 8
Views: 605

Kettle Lid on or off

Yesterday I attended a home brew course ran a local microbrewer, when the time came to build the wort he did so with the lid on the boiler. When I mentioned to him on what I had read from this and other forums about the posible formations of nasties forming the the wort(cannot remember the correct n...
by private4587
Thu Dec 29, 2016 5:11 pm
Forum: Brewing Equipment
Topic: Wiring two cooling fans to aSTC-1000
Replies: 5
Views: 360

Wiring two cooling fans to aSTC-1000

I am about to embark on building a brew fridge, within it will have a 60w heater and two fans. I would like the fans to run on both the heat and cooling cycles but not when neither are running. Any ideas on how to wire these fans into the controller.
by private4587
Wed Sep 28, 2016 3:44 pm
Forum: Brewing Equipment
Topic: New Boiler Advice
Replies: 11
Views: 900

Re: New Boiler Advice

[quote="Rick_UK"]I was in your position a couple of years ago and kept the bucket boiler as an hlt. I spent £60 on a 50l stock pot and fitted a tap. Rather than spend money and hassle on fitting elements I just spent another £30 on a gas burner and got a propane tank so I can brew in the garage or g...