Category Archives: Measuring

12 Stainless Portion Cups – for Hops and Boil Additions & More

Individual Condiment Sauce Cups- One Dozen - 2½ Oz. Ounce by Update International

(12) Stainless Steel Portion Cups by Update International,  I keep similar stainless steel portion cups in my Brew Day Box,

You can use these to portion out hopcln_img_5420-225x300 additions and other boil additions and for pH and gravity sample containers.  These are a great size and don’t take a lot of room since they nest together.  Check out my Hands on Review

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Individual Condiment Sauce Cups- One Dozen – 2½ Oz. Ounce by Update International

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(100) 3ml Transfer Pipettes [Refractometer & pH Samples, measuring Star San]

Karter Scientific 206H3 3ml Graduated Transfer Pipette, Cap 7ml, 1/2ml Grads, 155mm (Pack of 100)

(100) Transfer Pipettes from Karter Scientific.  Total of 7 ml capacity, 3 ml of which are graduated in 1/2 ml increments.  Comes with a dispenser box.

Use for collecting refractometer samples, pH samples and more on brew day and beyond.

You could also use these to dose out Star San for mixing 1 gallon batches.  See: Star San Tips, Tricks and Guidelines – you’d use the 3 mL marking, twice (total of 6 mL) to do that.

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Transfer Pipette, 3.0ml, Graduated, Large Bulb, 155mm, Karter Scientific 206H3 – Pack 100

Also Consider: Magnum Media DUAL SCALE 0-32% Brix and 1.000-1.130SG Wort Refractometer RSG-100ATC Beer Home Brew | (12) Stainless Steel Portion Cups  [Review] | Box of (100) 300 mm sample pipettes – about 12″ – great for taking refractometer samples directly from the fermenter – depending on what you’re using for a fermenter.


20 Gram Calibration Weight – $2.52 Shipped + HBF Scale Review Roundup

calibration weight

As of this posting, this calibration weight is selling for just $2.86. Coupon Code GBTE takes 12% off regularly priced items across Gear Bests entire lineup of tools.  That category is huge and includes pH Meters, TDS meters, thermometers, calipers and lots and lots more.  That promo applies to this calibration weight and makes it a paltry $2.52. Shipping is free (no order minimum) to most US addresses.  Check Gear Best for up to the minute availability.

Scale Reviews on HBF:

  1. Hands On: 11 LB Capacity Neewer Kitchen Scale
  2. Hands On: Weighmax 4819 55 LB Capacity Digital Scale
  3. Hands On: Fast Weigh MS-500 Scale
  4. Hands On: Ultraship 55 lb Digital Scale [Grain] With Removable Face
  5. Hands On: Anvil Grain Scale
  6. Hands On: American Weigh 100g x 0.01g Digital Scale

20g Calibration Weight – remember promo code GBTE

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12% Off Gear Best Tools – pH, TDS, Thermometers and Lots More

As of this posting, Coupon Code GBTE takes 12% off regularly priced items across Gear Bests entire lineup of tools.  That category is huge and includes pH Meters, TDS meters, thermometers, calipers and lots and lots more.  Shipping is free (no order minimum) to most US addresses.  Check Gear Best for up to the minute availability.

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100 mm Digital Caliper – $5.93 + Free Shipping

digital caliper

Digital Calipers via Gear Best

  • Electronic Digital 100mm Caliper
  • Made of carbon fiber
  • Base measuring function: Inside, outside, depth and step measuring
  • Handy conversion chart at the back
  • Zero setting in any position
  • Easy to read large LCD display
  • Minimum scale to read is 01.mm / 0.01 inch
  • Resolution: 0.1 mm / 0.01 inch
  • Accuracy: +/- 0.2mm / 0.01 inch
  • Power: 1 x LR44 1.5V

I use a caliper around my home brewery to… measure things. 🙂  Including… fitting sizes, o-ring sizes [See: Bulk Keg Orings and Keg Repair Part Numbers] and to aid with designing 3d prints [3D printing tag]

As of this posting, Gear Best has this for just $6.45.  That’s an outstanding price in and of itself.  Apply coupon code TWITTER (takes 8% off most things site wide) and the price drops to a scant… $5.93  Shipping is free to US addresses and international shipping options are available.  Check product page for up to the minute price and availability.

100 mm Digital Vernier Caliper Micrometer Gauge Electronic Accurate Measuring Ruler

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Set of Four Thick Glass Graduated Cylinders + 2 Brushes

Thick Glass Graduated Measuring Cylinder Set 5ml 10ml 50ml 100ml Glass with Two Brushes

Set of 4 thick glass graduated measuring cylinders.  Sizes: Set 5ml 10ml 50ml 100ml Glass.  Includes two cleaning brushes.

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Thick Glass Graduated Measuring Cylinder Set 5ml 10ml 50ml 100ml Glass with Two Brushes

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5 Piece Beaker Set

5 Piece Graduated Glass Beaker Set.  Includes 50ml 100ml 250ml 400ml and 600 ml sizes.  Made from borosilicate glass.

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Graduated Glass Measuring Low Form Beaker Set 50ml 100ml 250ml 400ml 600 ml