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iSpring 5 Stage Reverse Osmosis System [Brewing Water] – $155.39 w/coupon + free shipping

iSpring RCC7 WQA Gold Seal Certified 5-Stage Reverse Osmosis Drinking Water Filter System - 75 GPD

RCC7 5-Stage Reverse Osmosis Water Filter System by iSpring

Made with NSF certified wet parts.  Delivers 75 gallons per day (storage tank is 3.2 gallons).  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

7/20/19 12 AM Central: This is selling for $165.39.  Click on “Save an extra $10 when you apply this coupon” and the price drops to $155.39.  Shipping is also free to many US addressesPrices, 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

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: Water by John Palmer and Colin Kaminski | Review: Portable Reverse Osmosis Water System

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10′ Camco TastePure Drinking Water Rated Hose – $4.91, best price + free prime ship

Camco 10ft TastePURE Drinking Water Hose - Lead and BPA Free, Reinforced for Maximum Kink Resistance 1/2"Inner Diameter (22743)

10′ Drinking Water Hose by Camco

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

  • Made with NSF certified hose; drinking water safe
  • Reinforced for maximum kink resistance
  • 10′ long x 1/2″ID
  • Hose is made of PVC and is BPA free
  • Compliant with all federal and state level low lead laws. CSA Low Lead Content Certified to NSF/ANSI 372

 

Use for brew day water and more,  Note that this is 10′ long.  If you’re looking for a longer hose, check out the 50′ version.

7/13/19 3 PM Central: This is available again for just $4.91. That’s the best historical direct from Amazon price I found, notwithstanding Lightning Deals or coupons. 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. Also: Recent Amazon Finds and Amazon Fillers Resource Page 

Camco 10ft TastePURE Drinking Water Hose – Lead and BPA Free, Reinforced for Maximum Kink Resistance 1/2″Inner Diameter (22743) – note that multiple variations of this product may be available, as such a different version may appear at this link


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Digital Scale 200 Gram Capacity x .01 Gram Resolution AND Calibration Weight – $15.19 + free prime ship, w/coupon

Digital Mini Scale, 200g /0.01g Pocket Scale, 50g calibration weight, Electronic Smart Scale, LCD Backlit Display, 6 Units, Auto Off, Tare, Stainless Steel

Digital Mini Scale, 200g /0.01g Pocket Scale, 50g calibration weight, Electronic Smart Scale, LCD Backlit Display, 6 Units, Auto Off, Tare, Stainless Steel

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  • 【High Accuracy】 Brifit digital pocket kitchen scale built with high precision sensor system, provides you with instant and accurate results from 0.03g to 200g. Easy to clean and use, guarantee you an accurate weighing reading.
  • 【Accompanied By 50g Calibration Weight】 Easy to recalibrate to ensure accurate, It is crafted to be strong, durable, and pocket-size for many of your portable weighing needs, such as food, gemstones, coins, jewelry, gold, etc. What a useful pocket scale!
  • 【Intelligent Indication】 The cooking scale can alert users for low battery power, overload, and uneven surface placement. Auto-off after 180 seconds of inactivity, which helps to preserve battery power and efficiency.
  • 【6 Different Measurements】 The mini food scale includes all the necessary unit measurements for easy weight translations, convert measurement between in g/oz/ozt/dwt/ct/gn in seconds. Convenient for you to choose the proper unit by pressing the mode button.
  • 【Compact Design & Back-Lit】The clamshell design can better protect the weighing surface. Minimalistic and compact design (Product Dimensions: 3″ x 5″ x 3/4″) make it a portable pocket scale to take everywhere. Large LCD backlit display, digital display is larger and easier to read. If you’re not completely satisfied with your purchase, please feel free to contact us, we provide 100% Money Back and ONE YEAR Guarantee. Please enjoy this absolutely risk-free purchase right now!

 

Tare Function: Tare allows you to subtract the weight of the container you’re using to get a true weight of the contents.  Add your empty container to the scale and press the tare button.  This zeros out the scale.  Now add the thing you’re weighing and the scale displays just the weight of the contents of your container.  In my opinion the tare function is essential for any good homebrewing scale.

What I like about this scale… I like that this has the tare function and that it has a 1/100th gram resolution.  That means you should be able to use it for weighing hops, water salts, smaller amounts of specialty grains (200 grams is about 7 ounces) and other brewing ingredients.

7/9/19 11 AM Central: This is selling for $18.99.  Click “Save an extra 20%” and the price drops to $15.19.  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. Also: Recent Amazon Finds and Amazon Fillers Resource Page 

Digital Mini Scale, 200g /0.01g Pocket Scale, 50g calibration weight, Electronic Smart Scale, LCD Backlit Display, 6 Units, Auto Off, Tare, Stainless Steel – note that multiple variations of this product may be available, as such a different version may appear at this link


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50′ Camco TastePure Drinking Water Rated Hose – for brew day and beyond – $13.95 + free prime ship

Camco 50ft TastePURE Drinking Water Hose - Lead and BPA Free, Reinforced for Maximum Kink Resistance 1/2"Inner Diameter (22753)

50′ Drinking Water Hose by Camco

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

  • Made with NSF certified hose; drinking water safe
  • Reinforced for maximum kink resistance
  • 50′ long x 1/2″ID
  • Hose is made of PVC and is BPA free
  • Compliant with all federal and state level low lead laws. CSA Low Lead Content Certified to NSF/ANSI 372

 

Use for brew day water and beyond,

What are others saying?  Search this product’s Amazon reviews for “brew”

7/9/19 3 AM Central: This is selling for just $13.95. 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. Also: Recent Amazon Finds and Amazon Fillers Resource Page 

Camco 50ft TastePURE Drinking Water Hose – Lead and BPA Free, Reinforced for Maximum Kink Resistance 1/2″Inner Diameter (22753) – note that multiple variations of this product may be available, as such a different version may appear at this link


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100 Campden Tablets [for winemaking and clearing chlorine & chloramine] – $4.87 + free prime ship

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Campden Tablets (potassium metabisulfite).  100 Tablets.  Prevents Wild Yeast, Bacteria Growth, and Oxidation in Wine

Campden tablets are also used to remove chlorine and chloramine from brewing and wine making water.  See: Sodium metabisulfite to clear chloramine via BYO Magazine’s Mr Wizard column for more information. Note: An active subscription is required to view that article.  BYO offers a free 14 day digital subscription.

What are others saying?  Search this product’s Amazon reviews for “chloramine”

7/2/19 12 AM Central: These are selling for $4.87. 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

Campden Tablets (sodium metabisulfite) – 2 Oz(100 Tablets)


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10′ Camco TastePure Drinking Water Rated Hose

Camco 10ft TastePURE Drinking Water Hose - Lead and BPA Free, Reinforced for Maximum Kink Resistance 1/2"Inner Diameter (22743)

10′ Drinking Water Hose by Camco

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

  • Made with NSF certified hose; drinking water safe
  • Reinforced for maximum kink resistance
  • 10′ long x 1/2″ID
  • Hose is made of PVC and is BPA free
  • Compliant with all federal and state level low lead laws. CSA Low Lead Content Certified to NSF/ANSI 372

 

Use for brew day water and more,  Note that this is 10′ long.  If you’re looking for a longer hose, check out the 50′ version.

Camco 10ft TastePURE Drinking Water Hose – Lead and BPA Free, Reinforced for Maximum Kink Resistance 1/2″Inner Diameter (22743) – note that multiple variations of this product may be available, as such a different version may appear at this link


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100 GPD 5 Stage Reverse Osmosis Filter System AND Extra Filters [Dial in Your Brewing Water]

FS-TFC Reverse Osmosis Water Filtration System Under Sink Water Filter 5-Stage 100 GPD Plus Extra Set of 4 Filters for Free (FS-RO-100G-A)

FS-TFC Reverse Osmosis Water Filtration System Under Sink Water Filter 5-Stage 100 GPD Plus Extra Set of 4 Filters for Free (FS-RO-100G-A)

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

  • Mini Size and Wall-mounted Design, System dimension: 11.5” x 5” x 11.5″,tank dimension: 10” x 10” x 14.5″.fits nicely in almost all under-sink cabinets and can be wall-mounted.
  • Perfect Filter Effect, Remove up to 99% of contaminants including arsenic, chlorine, lead, fluoride, heavy metals, bacteria, virus and 1000+ contaminants.
  • Supreme Quality – Designed – High Current Flow, Filter 18L water per hour, means you can get 1 cup (200ml) of pure, fresh and great tasting water in 5 seconds to guarantee water safety & your health under sink water filter.

 

Using RO/Reverse Osmosis water allows you to build your brewing water profile from the ground up, creating exactly the profile you’re looking for.

FS-TFC Reverse Osmosis Water Filtration System Under Sink Water Filter 5-Stage 100 GPD Plus Extra Set of 4 Filters for Free (FS-RO-100G-A) – note that multiple variations of this product may be available, as such a different version may appear at this link


Also Consider: Water by John Palmer and Colin Kaminski

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Digital Scale 200 Gram Capacity x .01 Gram Resolution AND Calibration Weight

Digital Pocket Food Scale, LanSheng 200g/0.01g Mini Jewelry Scale Multifunction Precision Food Scale with Tweezers, Weight, Transparent Protective Cover and HD Backlit LCD Display (Battery Included)

Digital Pocket Food Scale, LanSheng 200g/0.01g Mini Jewelry Scale Multifunction Precision Food Scale with Tweezers, Weight, Transparent Protective Cover and HD Backlit LCD Display (Battery Included)

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  • 【New Upgrade Digital Mini Food Scale】The latest food scale use new ABS plastic shell, stainless steel scale and high precision sensor offer superior stability. The waterproof design that you can use anywhere.
  • 【6 Measurement Unit to Satisfy All You Demand】This digital pocket food scale has 6 measurement unit to meet all the food weight that you need: g, oz, ozt, dwt, ct, gn.
  • 【Longer Service Life】The food scale have a layer of mirror sticker on the surface. Water and dust will not enter the buttons and display. Can be used anywhere.
  • 【Excellent Design】Tare function makes measuring food more hygienic and easy. Automatic auto-off and adjustable shutdown time let you enjoy without worry.

 

Tare Function: Tare allows you to subtract the weight of the container you’re using to get a true weight of the contents.  Add your empty container to the scale and press the tare button.  This zeros out the scale.  Now add the thing you’re weighing and the scale displays just the weight of the contents of your container.  In my opinion the tare function is essential for any good homebrewing scale.

What I like about this scale… I like that this has the tare function and that it has a 1/100th gram resolution.  That means you should be able to use it for weighing hops, water salts, smaller amounts of specialty grains (200 grams is about 7 ounces) and other brewing ingredients.

Digital Pocket Food Scale, LanSheng 200g/0.01g Mini Jewelry Scale Multifunction Precision Food Scale with Tweezers, Weight, Transparent Protective Cover and HD Backlit LCD Display (Battery Included)


Also: LaMotte Water Test Kits | Recent Hop Finds | Portable Reverse Osmosis System

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AMIR Digital Kitchen Scale, 500 Gram Capacity, .01 (1/100th!) Gram Resolution – weigh hops, water salts & more

[New Version] AMIR Digital Kitchen Scale, 500g/ 0.01g Mini Pocket Jewelry Scale, Cooking Food Scale, Back-Lit LCD Display, 2 Trays, 6 Units, Auto Off, Tare, PCS, Stainless Steel, Batteries Included

AMIR Digital Kitchen Scale, 500g/ 0.01g Mini Pocket Jewelry Scale, Cooking Food Scale, Back-Lit LCD Display, 2 Trays, 6 Units, Auto Off, Tare, PCS, Stainless Steel, Batteries Included

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  • High-Precision & Wide Range: AMIR kitchen scale built with high precision sensor system, provides you with instant and accurate results from 0.05g to 500g. Easy to clean and use, make it an ideal to measure jewelry, medicine, and cooking ingredients with refined accuracy.
  • Superior Quality Materials: The Smart Digital Pocket Scale is crafted to be strong, accurate, fast, and user-friendly. Constructed with a high-quality stainless steel platform and ABS plastic frame, this digital kitchen scale is durable and easy to clean.
  • Smart Button Functions: The “PCS” function enables you pieces counting such as pins, beads, screws; The “T” function will provide a net weight; The “M” function helps you choose the proper unit. The switch time can be set to 60″, 120″ and 180″. Besides, it can alert users for low battery power, overload, and uneven surface placement.
  • Stylish Design & Space Saver: Minimalistic and elegant design, the food scale’s mini and compact size (Product Dimensions: 4″ x 5″ x 3/4″. Platform Dimensions: 4″x4″) takes up minimal space on your desk, makes it a pro pocket scale makes it easy for carrying.
  • Multi-Functions: Built with a clear blue back-lit LCD screen, the cooking scale can convert measurement results between in g, tl, oz, ct, and gn in seconds. Comes with two trays (13cm, 10cm), which can be used as protectors or scale trays. Meet your demand of measuring different things.

 

Tare Function: Tare allows you to subtract the weight of the container you’re using to get a true weight of the contents.  Add your empty container to the scale and press the tare button.  This zeros out the scale.  Now add the thing you’re weighing and the scale displays just the weight of the contents of your container.  In my opinion the tare function is essential for any good homebrewing scale.

What I like about this scale… I like the high resolution (1/100th gram) given the relatively large capacity (500 grams, about 17.6 ounces, or just over a pound).  I like that it has the requisite (in my opinion) tare feature, that it has a stainless top and that it uses easy to source AAA batteries [Search AmazonBasics Batteries].  Given the specs of this scale, it should work for weighing hops, water salts, smaller amounts of specialty grains and other brewing ingredients.

What are other people saying?  Search this item’s Amazon reviews for “brew”

AMIR Digital Kitchen Scale, 500g/ 0.01g Mini Pocket Jewelry Scale, Cooking Food Scale, Back-Lit LCD Display, 2 Trays, 6 Units, Auto Off, Tare, PCS, Stainless Steel, Batteries Included – note that multiple variations of this product may be available, as such a different version may appear at this link


A smaller scale can work for all grain brewers, as you can weigh any amount of grain in multiple batches, but if you’re a large batch all grain brewer or regularly brew all grain batches with larger grain bills you may want to consider a two scale approach, one more precise scale for hops and a larger capacity scale for larger grain bills.  A couple scales to consider:

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100 GPD 5 Stage Reverse Osmosis Filter System AND Extra Filters [Dial in Your Brewing Water]

FS-TFC Reverse Osmosis Water Filtration System Under Sink Water Filter 5-Stage 100 GPD Plus Extra Set of 4 Filters for Free (FS-RO-100G-A)

FS-TFC Reverse Osmosis Water Filtration System Under Sink Water Filter 5-Stage 100 GPD Plus Extra Set of 4 Filters for Free (FS-RO-100G-A)

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

  • Mini Size and Wall-mounted Design, System dimension: 11.5” x 5” x 11.5″,tank dimension: 10” x 10” x 14.5″.fits nicely in almost all under-sink cabinets and can be wall-mounted.
  • Perfect Filter Effect, Remove up to 99% of contaminants including arsenic, chlorine, lead, fluoride, heavy metals, bacteria, virus and 1000+ contaminants.
  • Supreme Quality – Designed – High Current Flow, Filter 18L water per hour, means you can get 1 cup (200ml) of pure, fresh and great tasting water in 5 seconds to guarantee water safety & your health under sink water filter.

 

Using RO/Reverse Osmosis water allows you to build your brewing water profile from the ground up, creating exactly the profile you’re looking for.

FS-TFC Reverse Osmosis Water Filtration System Under Sink Water Filter 5-Stage 100 GPD Plus Extra Set of 4 Filters for Free (FS-RO-100G-A) – note that multiple variations of this product may be available, as such a different version may appear at this link


Also Consider: Water by John Palmer and Colin Kaminski

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