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Offline Matty8251

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measuring output
« on: August 10, 2013, 07:40:34 PM »
What are people using to measure product output  for sale, for tax purposes?

Offline brewfun

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Re: measuring output
« Reply #1 on: August 11, 2013, 06:42:59 PM »
In most states it's the Tax Determination tank. AKA Bright Tank. Some states want post packaging volumes, but for TTB reporting the bulk tank is fine.
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Re: measuring output
« Reply #2 on: September 25, 2013, 09:02:49 AM »
Yup, tax determination tank.  Brite tank now, when we were a nano we used kegs.  BeerSmith isn't too useful after wort is in the fermenter.
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Re: measuring output
« Reply #3 on: September 25, 2013, 09:17:52 AM »
BeerSmith isn't too useful after wort is in the fermenter.

We still use it as a way to track yield and stats. I've created a production report by heavily modifying the brewsheet in C++. I've added places to document gravity and pH readings, yeast harvest, trub dumps and all the other tings to let a brewing team know what's happening in any tank.
Beer Appreciation is the space between pints.