Digital refractometer problems

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Dave S
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Re: Digital refractometer problems

Post by Dave S » Sat Oct 05, 2019 12:26 pm

Well I never have a problem with cooling as I take my measurement after the wort has gone through the CFC and is already at or about 20C. I never bother with pre-boil gravities. But you're right, if you take, for instance sparge gravities then the refractometer certainly comes into its own.
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Re: Digital refractometer problems

Post by guypettigrew » Fri Dec 27, 2019 8:05 pm

Update: the supplier sent me a new digital refractometer which works fine. None of the problems of the original one. Super easy to use and a nice clear readout.

Much better than my optical one. It reads the same but is tons easier to use.

Guy

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