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Offline pauldek

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Alpha and Beta acids
« on: June 04, 2017, 02:54:18 AM »
Hello
I'm adding a local hop to my recipe and on the packaging it gives me the alpha acid content but nothing for beta
what should i do ? (leave it on zero ??)

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Re: Alpha and Beta acids
« Reply #1 on: June 04, 2017, 05:34:04 AM »
When I get a lot of hops in and there is no information beyond the %AA, that is all that I enter or change.  It has not changed the IBU calculations from these hops, since none of the current models take beta acid content into account.
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Offline pauldek

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Re: Alpha and Beta acids
« Reply #2 on: June 08, 2017, 12:41:02 PM »
thanks