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100 x 10 mL Syringes – $14.95, 15 cents each + Star San Tips

10ml Oral Dispenser with Cover- 100 Syringes by Care Touch (No needle)

Why would these have anything to do with homebrewing, you ask?  Great question.  These are an easy way to measure 6 mL of Star San.  Put 6 mL of Star San in 1 gallon of distilled water and you’ve got sanitizing solution.  Fill up a spray bottle and you’re ready to sanitize for pennies a batch.  See: Star San Tips, Tricks and Guidelines

12/9/20 5:30 PM Central: These are selling for just $14.95 or about 15 cents each. Shipping is also free to many US addresses with Prime Membership [Try Prime for Free] or a qualifying order. Prices and availability can change quickly.  Check product page for current info – More About Prices

10ml Oral Dispenser with Cover- 100 Syringes by Care Touch (No needle) – note that multiple variations of this product may be available, as such a different version may appear at this link


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OXO Good Grips Measuring Spoons – $4.99 + free prime ship

OXO 11111002 Good Grips 6-Piece Plastic Measuring Spoons with added Scraper

OXO 11111002 Good Grips 6-Piece Plastic Measuring Spoons with added Scraper

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  • Unique snapping feature keeps Spoons together for storage
  • Spoons fan out while snapped together to make it easy to find the right size
  • Easily unsnap one Spoon at a time while the rest stay connected
  • Scraper can be used to level ingredients
  • Handles feature color-coded, easy-to-read measurement markings

 

Use to measuring things around your brewery and beyond.

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OXO 11111002 Good Grips 6-Piece Plastic Measuring Spoons with added Scraper – note, different versions of this may be available, as such a different variation may show up at this product link


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5 Piece Calibration Weight Set [check scale for accuracy and calibrate] – $7.39 + free shipping

Walmeck Weight 1g 2g 5g 10g 20g Chrome Plating Calibration Gram Scale Weight Set for Digital Scale Balance

Walmeck Weight 1g 2g 5g 10g 20g Chrome Plating Calibration Gram Scale Weight Set for Digital Scale Balance


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

Specification:

  • Color: Silver
  • Material: Chrome plating
    Permissible Error: +/-0.003g
  • Item Size: (L * W * H):
  • 0.5 * 0.5 * 0.8cm / 0.2 * 0.2 * 0.3in (1g)
  • 0.6 * 0.6 * 1.1cm / 0.23 * 0.23 * 0.43in (2g)
  • 0.9 * 0.9 * 1.7 cm / 0.35 * 0.35 * 0.67in (5g)
  • 1.3 * 1.3 * 1.5cm / 0.5 * 0.5 * 0.6in (10g)
  • 1.5 * 1.5 * 2 cm / 0.6 * 0.6 * 0.8 (20g)
  • Item Weight: 1g / 2g / 5g /10g / 20g

Use to check your gram scale for accuracy.  Depending on your scale’s requirements (check the manual) these could also be used for calibration.

1/11/21 5 AM Central: This set is selling for just $7.39.  Shipping is also free to many US addresses. Prices and availability can change quickly.  Check product page for current info – More About Prices

Walmeck Weight 1g 2g 5g 10g 20g Chrome Plating Calibration Gram Scale Weight Set for Digital Scale Balance


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(100) 3ml Transfer Pipettes [Refractometer & pH Samples, measuring Star San] – $4.99, 5 cents each + free prime ship

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

(100) Transfer Pipettes from Karter Scientific.  Total of 5 ml capacity, 3 ml of which are graduated in 1/2 ml increments.  Comes with a dispenser box.

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  • Capacity: 7.0ml
  • Graduations: 0.5, 0.5ml to 3.0ml
  • Material: LDPE
  • Length: 155mm

Karter Scientific is a registered trademark in United States of America. To maintain quality control, authorized permission is required in the resale of our products. Karter Scientific liquid handling offerings include a full selection of sterile and non-sterile Low-Density Polyethylene (LDPE) transfer pipettes. LDPE is non-toxic and chemically inert to biological fluids and most acids and can withstand a temperature range from -50°C to 90°C. Pipettes may be heat-sealed and frozen in liquid nitrogen for sample preservation.


 

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

What are Other’s Saying?   Search this product’s Amazon reviews for “refractometer” – may include reviews for other sizes or variations

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, 7.0ml Capacity, 3.0ml Graduated, Large Bulb, 155mm, 3.2ml Bulb Draw, Karter Scientific 206H3 (Pack of 100) – note that multiple variations of this product may be available, as such a different version may appear at this link


Also Consider: Globe Scientific 139050 LDPE Extra Long Transfer Pipet, Non-Sterile, 300mm Length, 23.0mL Capacity (Box of 100) – these are about 12″ long and, depending on the fermenter and batch size, are long enough to take refractometer samples from the fermenter.

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1 Liter Borosilicate Glass Measuring Cup

Tescoma 630434.00 Measuring Jar for 30oz, 1.0 Litre, Made of Glass

Tescoma 630434.00 Measuring Jar for 30oz, 1.0 Litre, Made of Glass

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  • The measuring cup is made of heat-resistant borosilicate glass.
  • Excellent for measuring and heating liquid ingredients and for measuring loose ingredients.
  • The measuring glass has good legibility of the units of measurement and is dishwasher-safe.
  • The measuring cup can be used on electric ovens, gas ovens or in the microwave. It is also suitable for refrigerators and dishwashers. Place it safely in the dishwasher.
  • Made of extra thin glass – Tescoma brand manufacturer quality

 

Use to measuring things around your brewery and beyond.  The fact that this is heat resistant may make it handy for tasks like sample collection and yeast rehydration.

Tescoma 630434.00 Measuring Jar for 30oz, 1.0 Litre, Made of Glass – note, different versions of this may be available, as such a different variation may show up at this product link


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100 x Medicine Cups [Hops, Samples & More]

Dynarex 4258 Medicine Cup (Polyethylene), 100 Count, 1 Sleeve, Clear

Dynarex 4252-1 Medicine Cup (Polyethylene), 100 Count

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  • 1 oz. Medicine cup manufactured of strong flexible virgin polypropylene with easy to read graduations
  • Each sleeve contains 100, 1 oz. Clear medicine cups
  • The perfect size cup to dispense medicinal tablets from or small amounts of liquid
  • See through cup which allows patient and medical personnel to view contents
  • Easy to read gradations
  • included components: 100 Plastic Medicine Cups

 

Possible homebrew related uses: measuring, small sample cups, collecting refractometer and pH samples on brew day and beyond, use to hold hop and other boil additions (maybe a bit on the small side for this use).

Dynarex 4252-1 Medicine Cup (Polyethylene), 100 Count – note that multiple variations of this product may be available, as such a different version may appear at this link


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SIX x Borosilicate Shot Glasses – 50 ml Beakers & Flasks – also work for measuring – $10.99 + free prime ship

Laboratory Shot Glass Set, 6 Pieces, 50ml Beakers and 50ml Flasks, Borosilicate Glass, Karter Scientific 233V2

Laboratory Shot Glass Set, 6 Pieces, 50ml Beakers and 50ml Flasks, Borosilicate Glass, Karter Scientific 233V2

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  • Made for serving your ethyl alcohol concoctions with flair and precision.
  • Made from thick grade laboratory 3.3 borosilicate glass
  • Contains three Erlenmeyer Flasks and three Beakers
  • Dishwasher Safe
  • Single Metric Scale

 

Beyond being used for shot glasses, these laboratory borosilicate flasks and beakers also have volume markings, so they could be used for measuring.

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Laboratory Shot Glass Set, 6 Pieces, 50ml Beakers and 50ml Flasks, Borosilicate Glass, Karter Scientific 233V2 – note, multiple variations and versions may be available, a different product may show up at this link


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M2 Class Calibration Weight Kit [check scale for accuracy and calibrate] – $6.86 + free prime ship

MAGIKON Precision Steel Scale Calibration Weight Kit , M2 Class , 205 Gram

MAGIKON Precision Steel Scale Calibration Weight Kit , M2 Class, 205 Gram


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

  • CLASS:M2
  • WIDE USE:for Digital Jewellery Scale, General Laboratory, Commercial, and Educational use
  • WEIGHTS:1 by 100g, 1 by 50g, 2 by 20g, 1 by 10g, 1 by 5g
  • SHAPE:The shape it designed uniquely for using
  • Permissible Error: +/- 0.003g

Use to check your gram scale for accuracy.  Depending on your scale’s requirements (check the manual) these could also be used for calibration.

12/16/20 12:30 AM Central:  This combo is selling for just $6.86. Shipping is also free to many US addresses with Prime Membership [Try Prime for Free] or a qualifying order. Prices and availability can change quickly.  Check product page for current info – More About Prices

MAGIKON Precision Steel Scale Calibration Weight Kit , M2 Class , 205 Gram – note that multiple variations of this product may be available, as such a different version may appear at this link


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TWENTY x 8 Ounce Measuring Cups – $8.95 + free prime ship

Disposable Measuring Cups for Resin – Pack of 20 8oz Clear Plastic Graduated epoxy mixing cup for Paint, Stain, Epoxy, Resin – 1/2 Pint Reusable Multipurpose Mixing Cups for Cooking & Baking

Disposable Measuring Cups for Resin – Pack of 20 8oz Clear Plastic Graduated epoxy mixing cup for Paint, Stain, Epoxy, Resin – 1/2 Pint Reusable Multipurpose Mixing Cups for Cooking & Baking

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  • MESS-FREE PAINT MIXING: Whether you’re a professional painter or you simply create art just for fun, Prepstor can make things much easier and less messy for you. Our 20-piece set of clear mixing plastic measuring cups will help you mix colors and painting materials, and reduce paint and resin waste at the same time!
  • 3 MEASURING SCALES THAT SAVE YOU TIME AND EFFORT: The most practical feature of the Prepstor plastic paint cups is their measurement scale design. More specifically, each one of the 20 graduated mixing cups has 3 accurate measurement scales on them that help you measure ounces, cups, or even ml volumes.
  • ABSOLUETLY USEFUL FOR MEAL PREPARATION AND BAKING: These durable plastic mixing containers are not used only for paint, stain and epoxy resin. In fact, the multipurpose 8oz measuring cups allow you to measure any liquid or dry ingredient with high accuracy when you prepare a meal or delicious baked goods.
  • USE THEM ONCE OR OVER AND OVER AGAIN: Prepstor’s graduated clear cups are made with top quality plastic that is recyclable and very durable. The premium material makes it possible to either use the calibrated measuring cups for resin just once and then throw them away, or use them over and over again.
  • SPEND LESS AND GET MORE: Are you still trying to decide which disposable resin mixing cups to buy? Prepstor does not only give you the most durable plastic cups on the market, but we also give you a 20-piece value pack that saves you money and allows you to always be prepared, whether you’re cooking or painting.

 

20 x 8 ounce measuring cups with three measuring scales.  Use around your home brewery and beyond.

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Disposable Measuring Cups for Resin – Pack of 20 8oz Clear Plastic Measuring Cup for Epoxy Resin, Stain, Paint Mixing – Half Pint Reusable Multipurpose Mixing Cups for Cooking and Baking – 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 x 10 mL Syringes + Star San Tips

10ml Oral Dispenser with Cover- 100 Syringes by Care Touch (No needle)

Why would these have anything to do with homebrewing, you ask?  Great question.  These are an easy way to measure 6 mL of Star San.  Put 6 mL of Star San in 1 gallon of distilled water and you’ve got sanitizing solution.  Fill up a spray bottle and you’re ready to sanitize for pennies a batch.  See: Star San Tips, Tricks and Guidelines

10ml Oral Dispenser with Cover- 100 Syringes by Care Touch (No needle) – note that multiple variations of this product may be available, as such a different version may appear at this link


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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.