Category Archives: Yeast Starters

INTLLAB 3,000 ml Capacity Stir Plate – $29.80 + free shipping

Magnetic stirrer magnetic mixer with stir bar 3000 rpm Max Stirring Capacity: 3000ml

Intlab Magnetic Stirrer.  Max capacity 3,000 ml.  316 Stainless top.  Includes stir bar.

Use this in combination with an Erlenmeyer Flask to make a yeast starter.  A stir plate… keeps yeast in constant contact with nutrients, encourages CO2 to off gas and continuously incorporates oxygen all of that means higher cell counts.

9/8/19 4 AM Central: This 3L capable stir plate is selling for $29.80. Shipping to most US addresses also is free. Prices, shipping and availability can change quickly. Please note that product prices and availability are subject to change. Prices and availability were accurate at the time this this post was published; however, they may differ from those you see when you visit Amazon. Check the product page for current price, description and availability.

Magnetic stirrer magnetic mixer with stir bar 3000 rpm Max Stirring Capacity: 3000ml


Related: Yeast: The Practical Guide to Beer Fermentation & Best Sellers in Lab Erlenmeyers – via Amazon | StirStarter Stir Plate | Yeast Starters and Fermentation Resource Page

More: Recent Amazon Finds


SEVEN x INTLLAB PTFE Stir Bars [Yeast Starters] – $7.80 – $1.11 Each + free prime ship

INTLLAB 7pcs/Pack Mixed Size PTFE Magnetic Stirrer Mixer Stir Bars Type-C


From the product description, check product page for current description, price and availability:

  • CHEMICAL RESISTANT – Teflon PTFE material can be used with corrosive chemicals, including acid and base
  • POWERFUL – Teflon (PTFE) casing helps reduce friction and wear while spinning
  • EASY USE – Place inside a container of liquid that is seated on a magnetic stirrer
  • PORTABLE FOR WIDE USE: perfect for stir a liquid or solution in scientific research, industry, agriculture, health and medicine, homebrew, etc

Use these in combination with an Erlenmeyer Flask and Stir Plate to make a yeast starter.  A stir plate… keeps yeast in constant contact with nutrients, encourages CO2 to off gas and continuously incorporates oxygen all of that means higher cell counts.

9/8/19 4 AM Central: These 7 stir bars are selling for just $7.80. Shipping is also free to many US addresses with Prime Membership [Try Prime for Free] or a qualifying order. Prices, shipping and availability can change quickly. Please note that product prices and availability are subject to change. Prices and availability were accurate at the time this post was published; however, they may differ from those you see when you visit Amazon. Check the product page for current price, description and availability. Also: Recent Amazon Finds and Amazon Fillers Resource Page 

INTLLAB 7pcs/Pack Mixed Size PTFE Magnetic Stirrer Mixer Stir Bars Type-C


Related: Yeast: The Practical Guide to Beer Fermentation & Best Sellers in Lab Erlenmeyers – via Amazon | StirStarter Stir Plate | Yeast Starters and Fermentation Resource Page

More: Recent Amazon Finds


SIX x Waterless Airlock Lids for Wide Mouth Mason Jar

6-Pack Waterless Airlock Fermentation Lids for Wide Mouth Mason Jars, Mold Free, Food-Grade Silicone Easy Fermenting Lids for Sauerkraut, Kimchi, Pickles or Any Fermented Probiotic Food (3 Colors)

6-Pack Waterless Airlock Fermentation Lids for Wide Mouth Mason Jars, Mold Free, Food-Grade Silicone Easy Fermenting Lids for Sauerkraut, Kimchi, Pickles or Any Fermented Probiotic Food (3 Colors)


From the product description, check product page for current description, price and availability:

  • EASY-TO-USE for BEGINNERS OR ENTHUSIASTS — Vent gas automatically, no need to burp jars daily to release excess pressure and maintain water levels.
  • FITS ANY WIDE-MOUTH MASON JAR — With a size of 3.35″ diam, each lid is perfectly suitable for all wide mouth mason jars.
  • EASY TO CLEAN — Flexible silicone lids gets cleaning done fast and efficiently on both dishwasher and hand-washing.

You should be able to use these as lids/airlocks for yeast starters made in compatible wide mouth jars and for yeast storage.

6-Pack Waterless Airlock Fermentation Lids for Wide Mouth Mason Jars, Mold Free, Food-Grade Silicone Easy Fermenting Lids for Sauerkraut, Kimchi, Pickles or Any Fermented Probiotic Food (3 Colors)


Search: “wide mouth mason jars” on Amazon

Related: Yeast: The Practical Guide to Beer Fermentation & Best Sellers in Lab Erlenmeyers – via Amazon | StirStarter Stir Plate | Yeast Starters and Fermentation Resource Page

More: Recent Amazon Finds


HYCC MX-3K Laboratory Magnetic 3,000 ml Capacity Stir Plate – $29.80, best price + free prime ship

HYCC MX-3K Laboratory Magnetic Stirrer, 4.8" Diameter Aluminium Panel, 3000 RPM, Max Stirring Capacity: 3000ml, Stirring Type

HYCC MX-3K Laboratory Magnetic Stirrer, 4.8″ Diameter Aluminium Panel, 3000 RPM, Max Stirring Capacity: 3000ml, Stirring Type

More Info

From the product description, check product page for current description, price and availability:

  • LARGE CAPACITY – HYCC Lab MX-3K Magnetic Stirrer has a large 3000ML Capacity.
  • APPLICATION SCOPE – Perfect for stirring in scientific research, industry, agriculture, health and medicine, homebrew, etc.
  • EASY CARRY – Easy to carry anywhere and anytime.
  • HIGH QUALITY – With 2 year warranty.
  • CONTROLLED SPEED – Stepless adjustable stirring speed with a 100-3000rpm stirring speed for better results.

 

Use this in combination with an Erlenmeyer Flask to make a yeast starter.  A stir plate… keeps yeast in constant contact with nutrients, encourages CO2 to off gas and continuously incorporates oxygen all of that means higher cell counts.

9/6/19 7 PM Central: This has dropped to $29.80. That’s the best historical third party Amazon price I found, notwithstanding Lightning Deals or coupons. Shipping is also free to many US addresses. Prices, shipping and availability can change quickly. Please note that product prices and availability are subject to change. Prices and availability were accurate at the time this post was published; however, they may differ from those you see when you visit Amazon. Check the product page for current price, description and availability.

HYCC MX-3K Laboratory Magnetic Stirrer, 4.8″ Diameter Aluminium Panel, 3000 RPM, Max Stirring Capacity: 3000ml, Stirring Type


Related: Yeast: The Practical Guide to Beer Fermentation & Best Sellers in Lab Erlenmeyers – via Amazon | StirStarter Stir Plate | Yeast Starters and Fermentation Resource Page

More: Recent Amazon Finds


Presto 23 Quart Pressure Induction Compatible Canner [Can Starter Wort & Make Sterile Water] – $84.86, save 39% + free shipping

Presto 01784 23-Quart Induction Compatible Pressure Canner, 23qt, Polished Aluminum

Presto 01784 23-Quart Induction Compatible Pressure Canner, 23qt, Polished Aluminum

More Info

From the product description, check product page for current description, price and availability:

  • Extra-large 23-quart induction compatible pressure canner.
  • Easy, confident home pressure canning—the only safe method recommended by the USDA for canning vegetables, meats, poultry, and seafood.
  • Doubles as a boiling water canner for fruits, jams, jellies, pickles, and salsa
  • Heavy-gauge aluminum with induction compatible stainless steel-clad base.
  • Works on gas, electric, smooth-top, and induction ranges.

 

A pressure canner reaches higher temperatures than are possible with boiling alone.  Those higher temperatures allow for actual sterilization.

Possible home brewing uses include – canning your own starter wort, sterilizing and making sterile water for yeast washing.

9/5/19 8 AM Central: This is on sale for $84.86.  That’s a 39% discount from list and just $4.67 shy of the best historical direct from Amazon price I found, notwithstanding Lightning Deals or coupons. Shipping is also free to many US addresses. Prices, shipping and availability can change quickly. Please note that product prices and availability are subject to change. Prices and availability were accurate at the time this post was published; however, they may differ from those you see when you visit Amazon. Check the product page for current price, description and availability.

Presto 01784 23-Quart Induction Compatible Pressure Canner, 23qt, Polished Aluminum


More: Recent Amazon Finds

Make sure the components you use are compatible and rated for your intended application.  Contact manufacturer with questions about suitability or a specific application.  Always read and follow manufacturer directions.

American Labs 2,000 ml/2 Liter Erlenmeyer Flask [Yeast Starters]

2,000 ml/2L Erlenmeyer Flask with Heavy Duty Rim by American Labs

More Info

From the product description, check product page for current description, price and availability:

  • 2000ml Narrow Mouth Erlenmeyer Flask, single scale, graduated
  • Height: 280mm, Outer diameter Neck: 50mm, Outer diameter Bulb: 166mm (approx)
  • High quality inert 3.3 borosilicate glass
  • Extra large marking spot – ASTM Specification E960, Type I requirements

 

Use for yeast starters to increase cell counts to have better and more vigorous fermentations.  Also: StirStarterYeast Starters & Fermentation Resource Page

What are others saying?  Search this product’s Amazon reviews for “homebrew” – may include reviews for other sizes or variations

American Labs 2000ml / 2L Narrow Mouth Erlenmeyer Flask with Heavy Duty Rim


Related: Yeast: The Practical Guide to Beer Fermentation & Best Sellers in Lab Erlenmeyers – via Amazon | StirStarter Stir Plate | Yeast Starters and Fermentation Resource Page

More: Recent Amazon Finds

prod:B00Q34D0HC

Cole Parmer 4L/4,000 mL Erlenmeyer Flask + Yeast Starters & Fermentation Resources

Cole-Parmer elements AO-34502-65 Cole-Parmer Elements Erlenmeyer Flask

Cole-Parmer elements AO-34502-65 Cole-Parmer Elements Erlenmeyer Flask

More Info

From the product description, check product page for current description, price and availability:

  • Autoclavable: yes
  • Material: borosilicate glass
  • Tolerance (ml): 0.05
  • Description: erlenmeyer flask, glass, 4000 ml, 1/pk
  • Graduation interval (ml): 500

Made with durable borosilicate 3.3 glass and featuring a heavy-duty rim with narrow-mouth opening there are very few applications these flasks cannot handle. Economical option for everyday use flasks easy read graduations withstands wide temperature range -50 to 550ºc graduated tolerances to 0.05 autoclavable.

 

Use for yeast starters to increase cell counts to have better and more vigorous fermentations.  Also: StirStarterYeast Starters & Fermentation

Cole-Parmer elements AO-34502-65 Cole-Parmer Elements Erlenmeyer Flask


Related: Yeast: The Practical Guide to Beer Fermentation & Best Sellers in Lab Erlenmeyers – via Amazon | StirStarter Stir Plate | Yeast Starters and Fermentation Resource Page

More: Recent Amazon Finds

Oxygenation and Aeration Supplies at William’s Brewing

Kegland Magnetic Stirrer – 5 L Capable – $54.99 + 18 Ounces of Free Hops w/qualifying order

kegland stir plateKegland Magnetic Stirrer from William’s Brewing

About: “The powerful KegLand Magnetic Stirrer Stir Plate will stir up to 3500 ml in a 5000 ml flask, and is perfect for all yeast culturing needs. It includes a magnetic stir bar. Suitable for Erlenmeyer Flasks from 1000 to 5000 ml.”

Use this in combination with a compatible Erlenmeyer Flask to make a yeast starter.  A stir plate… keeps yeast in constant contact with nutrients, encourages CO2 to off gas and continuously incorporates oxygen all of that means higher cell counts.

As of this posting, this 5L capable stir plate is selling for $54.99.  Price, promotions and availability can change quickly.  Please note that product prices and availability are subject to change. Prices and availability were accurate at the time this this post was published; however, they may differ from those you see when you visit the product page.  Check the product page for current price, description and availability

KegLand Magnetic Stirrer

Get Over a Pound of Free Hops!   As of this posting, William’s Brewing is giving away 18 ounces of hops for free with a $75 order.  You get your choice of three x 6 oz hop packs for a total of 18 ounces. Add your three selections to your cart and use coupon code FREE18 to get your free hops.  1 lb+ Free Hops at William’s Brewing!

Related: Yeast: The Practical Guide to Beer Fermentation & Best Sellers in Lab Erlenmeyers – via Amazon | StirStarter Stir Plate | Yeast Starters and Fermentation Resource Page

Update: This promo has expired or pricing, availability or description has changed – Check the supplier’s site or product page for current availability

Recent Deals!  Last Fifty Finds

Visit William’s Brewing – Web Only Clearance Sale

More: Recent William’s Brewing Finds

tag:wmsbuyageta

SIX x Waterless Airlock Lids for Wide Mouth Mason Jars – $8.99, $1.50 each + free prime ship

Pack of 6 Waterless Airlock Fermenting Lids for Wide Mouth Mason Jar, Food-Grade Silicone Fermention Lids for Sauerkraut, Kimchi, Pickles and Other Fermented Probiotic Food, 3 Colors

Pack of 6 Waterless Airlock Fermenting Lids for Wide Mouth Mason Jar, Food-Grade Silicone Fermention Lids for Sauerkraut, Kimchi, Pickles and Other Fermented Probiotic Food, 3 Colors

More Info

From the product description, check product page for current description, price and availability:

  • Airlock Lids — 6 Silicone airlock lids with a size of 3.35″ diam, each lid is perfectly suitable for all wide mouth mason jars.
  • Simple to Use — Revolutionize your small batch fermentation! the “bubble” on the top has a slit cut in it. When pressure builds up in the jar, the lid bulges up. This automatically opens the slit and let the CO2 produced by fermentation escape.
  • Mold Free — Cover the jar with a fermenting airlock lid reducing the risk of mold without any daily maintenance.
  • Easy to Clean — Flexible silicone lids gets cleaning done fast and efficiently on both dishwasher and hand-washing.

 

You should be able to use these as lids/airlocks for yeast starters made in compatible wide mouth jars and for yeast storage.

9/1/19 2 AM Central: These are selling for just $8.99. Shipping is also free to many US addresses with Prime Membership [Try Prime for Free] or a qualifying orderPrices, shipping and availability can change quickly. Please note that product prices and availability are subject to change. Prices and availability were accurate at the time this post was published; however, they may differ from those you see when you visit Amazon. Check the product page for current price, description and availability.

Pack of 6 Waterless Airlock Fermenting Lids for Wide Mouth Mason Jar, Food-Grade Silicone Fermention Lids for Sauerkraut, Kimchi, Pickles and Other Fermented Probiotic Food, 3 Colors


Search: “wide mouth mason jars” on Amazon

Related: Yeast: The Practical Guide to Beer Fermentation & Best Sellers in Lab Erlenmeyers – via Amazon | StirStarter Stir Plate | Yeast Starters and Fermentation Resource Page

More: Recent Amazon Finds


10 x [25 mm x 7 mm] Magnetic Stir Bars – $13.98, $1.40 each, best price + free shipping

laboratory Magnetic Stir Bars PTFE Magnetic Stirrer Mixer Stir Bars Stiring rod (diameter 7mm,length 25mm) Spinbar Stirring, 10 Pcs

25 mm (about .98″) by 7mm  Magnetic Stir Bars


From the product description, check product page for current description, price and availability:

  • Size: 7mm * 25mm
  • Shape: Cylindrical With Ring Shape
  • High temperature: up to 250 ¡æ
  • Quantity£º10
  • Material PTFE (Polytetrafluoroethylene)

Use this in combination with an Erlenmeyer Flask and Stir Plate to make a yeast starter.  A stir plate… keeps yeast in constant contact with nutrients, encourages CO2 to off gas and continuously incorporates oxygen all of that means higher cell counts.

8/28/19 8 AM Central: These have dropped to just $13.98.  That’s the best historical third party Amazon price I found. Shipping is also free to many US addresses. Prices, shipping and availability can change quickly. Please note that product prices and availability are subject to change. Prices and availability were accurate at the time this post was published; however, they may differ from those you see when you visit Amazon. Check the product page for current price, description and availability.

laboratory Magnetic Stir Bars PTFE Magnetic Stirrer Mixer Stir Bars Stiring rod (diameter 7mm,length 25mm) Spinbar Stirring, 10 Pcs


Related: Yeast: The Practical Guide to Beer Fermentation & Best Sellers in Lab Erlenmeyers – via Amazon | StirStarter Stir Plate | Yeast Starters and Fermentation Resource Page

More: Recent Amazon Finds