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by Fraoch
Sun Jun 10, 2001 1:49 pm
Forum: BeerTools.com Online Tools
Topic: degrees extract
Replies: 6
Views: 7535

cheers!

thanks for your help, ill go through a few recipes with the equations soon. It has to be more accurate than the sums i was using!Hpoefully i can now check metric recipes more accurately before actually brewing them. Once again, thanks.
by Fraoch
Sat Jun 09, 2001 5:27 pm
Forum: BeerTools.com Online Tools
Topic: degrees extract
Replies: 6
Views: 7535

specific gravity

looked at plato and it all seemed a bit complicated for my purposes, i'll study it later. what im really looking for is the theoretical amount of extract achieved for each grain at say 1kg to 1litre water in specific gravity. i used to work on 30 degrees extract for pale malt in 1 gallon of water an...
by Fraoch
Fri Jun 08, 2001 5:32 am
Forum: BeerTools.com Online Tools
Topic: degrees extract
Replies: 6
Views: 7535

volume

cheers for the reply, i used to work on 1lb to 1gal but i found that the sums didn't quite match when converted to metric. im quite happy to equate in imperial but living in australia i find that im the only one who does this. Also, even my home country, England no longer recognises the old "Dave Li...
by Fraoch
Fri Jun 08, 2001 12:42 am
Forum: BeerTools.com Online Tools
Topic: degrees extract
Replies: 6
Views: 7535

degrees extract

can anybody give me a web address where i can get the degrees of extract one can expect for 1kg malt. in particular the darker malts, ie black patent.i seem to have a lot of half information regarding this aspect, this leads to a certain amount of hit and miss when it comes to formulating recipes. i...
by Fraoch
Tue Jun 05, 2001 4:12 am
Forum: Techniques, Methods, Tips & How To
Topic: Anybody ever try malting?
Replies: 1
Views: 3363

good luck

the maltster sued to get payed more than the brewer, as far as i can work out the breweries have been trying to by-pass them ever since! i once tried to make my own black patent from pale malt by putting 1kg in the oven @ 200c in a baking tray and seeing how long it would take. 3hrs later i achieved...