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Offline toddm

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mash tun weight
« on: September 27, 2011, 08:35:51 AM »
What exactly is the mash tun weight and how does this affect mash temp & adjusting the temp with infusion?

Is it just the actual weight of the mash tun vessel?

Offline merfizle

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Re: mash tun weight
« Reply #1 on: September 27, 2011, 10:13:36 AM »
Yes, actual tun weight.  I'm not sure exactly all that this measurement impacts but know it affects strike water temperature.

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