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Re: Post Fermentation Specific Gravity

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  • allibugger
    Thanks Ric. I had a brain fart and forgot about the formula. I have it taped on the wall in my garage now so I won t forget it again. Alli
    Message 1 of 8 , May 4, 2013
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      Thanks Ric. I had a brain fart and forgot about the formula. I have it taped on the wall in my garage now so I won't forget it again. Alli
      --- In new_distillers@yahoogroups.com, Ric Cunningham <wilypig@...> wrote:
      >
      > http://abvcalculator.com/
      > or the full calculation is at this wiki site:
      > https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alcohol_by_volume
      >
      > You must know your starting gravity
      >
      >
      > On Fri, May 3, 2013 at 11:22 AM, allibugger <allibugger@...> wrote:
      >
      > > **
      > >
      > >
      > > Thanks Ric. My question was not very well asked and for that I apologise.
      > > How do I calculate the %ABV in a suger wash with a .95 SP?
      > >
      > > Alli
      > >
      > >
      > > --- In new_distillers@yahoogroups.com, Ric Cunningham <wilypig@> wrote:
      > > >
      > > > Post fermentation SG will depend on what the wash components are. A
      > > > typical sugar was will finish around 0.95 but a grain wash may only come
      > > > down to 1.010. The health of the yeast will help determine how low it
      > > will
      > > > finish.
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > On Fri, May 3, 2013 at 10:12 AM, allibugger <allibugger@> wrote:
      > > >
      > > > > **
      > >
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > > I have a copy of ZB's chart on pre-fermentation wort SG and the
      > > > > recommended yeasts at each level at SG going from 1.00 to 1.65. What
      > > about
      > > > > post fermentation SG. I am getting a reading of .95 on my hydrameter
      > > after
      > > > > all fermentation stops in my sugar water mash. Is there a chart for
      > > this?
      > > > > Will it vary depending on the type of mash?
      > > > >
      > > > > Thanks for insight. Alli
      > > > >
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