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Reader Tip: Smart Weigh Digital Scale for Hops and Water Salts – $18.71

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Smart Weigh Digital Pro Pocket Scale with Back-Lit LCD Display, Tare, Hold and PCS Features 500 x 0.01g (2 Lids Included)

500 x .01 (1/100th) Gram Digital Scale by Smart Weigh.

Bright Blue Backlit LCD Screen. Weighs in Grams (G), ounces (OZ) and more.  Tare and hold functions.

The 1/100th gram resolution would make this a great scale for hops, small amounts of specialty grains and water salts.

6/22/15 8:38 PM Central: This is selling for $18.71.  In all, that’s a discount of 69% vs list.  It’s also just 98 cents off the best historical Amazon price I found. Shipping is free with Prime or a qualifying $35 order.  Check the product page for up to the minute price and availability.

Smart Weigh Digital Pro Pocket Scale with Back-Lit LCD Display, Tare, Hold and PCS Features 500 x 0.01g (2 Lids Included)

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Recent Amazon Finds:

Beer Dust Water Conditioning for IPA Style Beers

Beer Dust IPA

Beer Dust for IPA

Beer Dust “Water Science Made Easy” for IPA is a blend of conditioning minerals that are designed to maximize bitterness and hop flavor.  Use in the mash for all grain batches or in the kettle for extract.  1 Packet works for a 5 gallon sized batch.  Keg Connection has just picked this up and it’s selling for $4.99 per packet.

Check it out – Here

More: IPA Related PostsRecent Keg Connection

Also… Water by John Palmer and Colin Kaminski

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1 lb Campden Tablets… $7.50

Campden Tablets (sodium metabisulphite) can be used to sulfite grape juice or wine must (inhibits wild yeast and bacteria).  You can also use it to remove chlorine and chloramines from brewing water.

At $7.50 for a lb… this is a bargain.  Also check the section below for more recent RiteBrew finds.

842434 – Campden Tablets – 1lb. – $7.50

Also Consider: Fresh Wyeast Pre-Order

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RiteBrew Picks:

Water Filter Setup – $37.99 + Father’s Day Sale

Water Filter Kit - 10 inch

Product Description – Here – Use coupon code BEERDEAL to get this discount.

Description: Filter your tap water and eliminate that no-win decision of “should I buy expensive bottled water or use the chlorinated water from the tap.” This water filter kit features a 10″ carbon block filter that removes all chlorine and organic flavor. Kit includes 10″ housing, one carbon block filter, garden hose attachment, barbed fittings and 6′ of 3/8″ vinyl tubing. The carbon block should be replaced after filtering approximately 800 gallons of water or after 1 year of use, whichever comes first. Filter should be disassembled and stored dry when not in use. (keep reading)

Water Filter Kit – 10 inch FIL32 – $37.99 + Free Shipping with $59 Order

Availability: This is a More Beer Deal of the Day. Quantities are limited. Check the Deal of the Day section Here to see if this is still available.

Also Consider: MoreBeer Father’s Day Sale – Pliny, Keg & Carboy Washer and Lots More

Father's Day Sale at MoreBeer!

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Reverse Osmosis System – Brewing Water

iSpring RCC7 - Best Value Newly Upgraded US Legendary 75GPD 5-Stage Reverse Osmosis Water Filter System with Brushed Nickel Faucet and New Upgrades 2014

RCC7 5-Stage Reverse Osmosis Water Filter System by iSpring

Made with NSF certified wet parts.  Delivers 75 gallons per day.  Removes up to 99% of chlorine, fluoride, lead, arsenic, microorganisms, pharmaceuticals and 1000+ pollutants.

Use a reverse osmosis/RO system to create RO water as a base.  From RO, you can build the water back up with water salts to dial in the special profile you’re looking for.  Want to learn more about brewing water and how to adjust it?  Check out Water by Palmer and Kaminski

 

iSpring RCC7 – Best Value Newly Upgraded US Legendary 75GPD 5-Stage Reverse Osmosis Water Filter System with Brushed Nickel Faucet and New Upgrades 2014

Also Consider: Lightning Deals

Related: Water by John Palmer and Colin Kaminski

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Recent Amazon Finds:

DuPont Water Filter System

Use for… filtering your water for brew day.  You could also use this housing, with the appropriate filter, to put together a beer filtration system or a Hop Randall.  Although this wouldn’t make a very cool Randall because you can’t see the hops.

  • Filters Up To 15,000-Gallon For Home or Office
  • Features Universal 500 Series Poly Block Cartridge
  • Upgrades Easily By Installing Higher Performing DuPont Whole House Water Filters
  • Improves Clarity and Taste of Incoming Water, Also Protects At The Kitchen Tap
  • 3-Year Limited Warranty

DuPont WFPF13003B Universal Whole House 15,000-Gallon Water Filtration System

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Recent Amazon Finds:

25′ NSF Certified Drinking Water Hose

Camco TastePure Drinking Water Hose

25 foot long, drinking water rated hose by Camco.  NSF Certified.  Reinforced, kink resistant.  BPA free.  NSF Certified.

  • Made with NSF certified hose; drinking water safe
  • Reinforced for maximum kink resistance
  • 25′ long x 5/8″ID
  • Hose is made of PVC and is BPA free
  • CSA low lead content certified and complies with California’s AB1953 and Vermont Act 193 Low Lead Laws

You know how hose water usually tastes like… hose. :)  Well, whatever that is ends up in your beer.  This hose is made specifically for drinking water.  That’s a good thing for your homebrew.

Camco 22783 5/8″ X 25′ Reinforced Fresh Water Hose

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