Re: 8 kg of sugar in 25L only shows 9.5% potential on hydrometer?
- 8kg of sugar displaces 5 litres of water (8/1.587)
SG of sugar=1.587
- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "CornFed (Randy)"
> did you take 25 liters of water and add 8 Kg sugar, or did you take8
> Kg of sugar and add water until 25 liters of volume was reached?
> The difference in volume could be the reason behind the light SG
> --- In email@example.com, "Daniel" <cptgarang@y...>
> > Hiya,
> > I thought the above mixture would yield 18.6 % ABV but my
> > is only showing me 9.5% potential. Did I do something wrong?