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Author Topic: Wort PH Meter  (Read 340 times)

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Wort PH Meter
« on: December 16, 2018, 12:58:30 AM »
Looking to get a wort PH meter. Does anyone has any experience/recommendations on which meter to get? Digital meter or strips works best? Thoughts?

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Re: Wort PH Meter
« Reply #1 on: December 16, 2018, 01:49:50 AM »
Hi
I use a digital one. I have used strips in the past but I do recommend going digital.
This is the one I use and it has worked good for me.
PH-meter: https://amzn.to/2KjSmjU

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Re: Wort PH Meter
« Reply #2 on: December 16, 2018, 08:42:21 AM »
I have heard different things on PH meters.  the ones Jamil and John Palmer say to get are ones that have a probe that you can replace. that said i watch alot of brewing videos and everyone uses ph meters without probes.
here is a kit they have been talking about for testing water and it comes with a PH meter that Jamil says his guys at the brewery like better then the expensive ones they have. so he kinda contradicts what they talk about lol  it is pricey but you get a water test kit too, been thinking of getting this one my self. 17

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Re: Wort PH Meter
« Reply #3 on: December 17, 2018, 06:58:36 AM »
The one I have has replaceable probe.

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Re: Wort PH Meter
« Reply #4 on: December 18, 2018, 08:55:25 PM »
pH test strips are pretty inaccurate.  There are a few people who have posted how much a specific brand of test strips needs to be adjusted in order to obtain a true reading.

I did that for awhile, but then opted for a digital meter.

I use the Hach 9532000 Pocket Pro+
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