Re: a total newbie.
- thanks for the info pin, i think whay i will have to do ,is do a
practice run and see if i can find the foreshots etc, its all well and
good trying to read about it, and believe me i have done some reading. i
really think i need to see if i can find the different smells for my
self, i appreciate all the help and advice and will certainly let you
know how i get on
many thanks to all, ian
--- In email@example.com, "yahpinot" <pinotte23@...> wrote:
> "ian" leasloubg@ wrote:
> > thanks for the help. my boiler only has a max capacity of 4 litres
> > which is why i am starting with a small wash, however i think i will
> > making about 5 gallons now instead.
> Yes you should and it would be better if you can use something like 6k
turbo yeast then you can get easily 16% ABV in your wash to get more
alcohol in a very small still.
> > i understand better now what is
> > needed, especially the "stripping run" but will i have to take the
> > 100ml from each 4 litre batch (foreshots)
> No, you should remove 100ml to 200ml for 25 liters of wash. Make the
calculation yourself for 4 litre. ;oP