pH Test Strips Beer Range

$7.99

SKU# 7421

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Economy pH test papers. 100 strips per vial, range 4.6 to 6.2. The perfect range to measure both your mash and sparge water pH in all-grain brewing.

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Economy pH test papers. 100 strips per vial, range 4.6 to 6.2. The perfect range to measure both your mash and sparge water pH in all-grain brewing.

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Works great
I use these to test the pH of the mash shortly after the dough-in, as the right pH is important for the proper conversion of sugars and its effect on the beer (especially for light beers). They are easy to use, pretty easy to read, and seem to be pretty accurate.
November 2, 2010
Good enough
I used these to see if the PH goes up enough to extract tannins when I steep my specialty grain. Easy to use and told me what I needed to know.
October 24, 2013
Great product
Fast simple. Gets your mash and strike water in the optimal range.
July 5, 2016
Not precise enough
The 0.4 pH units level of precision is fairly coarse for a mashing process where most identify the ideal mash pH range as 5.2-5.4.On the plus side, they are easy to use and relatively inexpensive. I purchased these over a digital pH meter because the digital meter required its probe to be constantly immersed in the buffer solution, and that was too high-maintenance for me.
March 31, 2011
You get what you pay for
These pH test strips are cheap, but if your mash contains lots of dark malts the color from that will influence the reading. Poor absolute accuracy. However, they are an affordable way for determining when the sparge pH is starting to creep.
November 28, 2012
Not Impressed
I have had no success with these strips and think I will be attempting to get a return here. The strips all come out at the same color.
December 11, 2012
Worthless
Simply put, these "economy" strips don't work. The color change due to the color of the wort is far greater than that due to any actual pH shift. The ColorpHast strips can be used for mash pH measurements, but not these.
May 4, 2012
Simply don't work / Never change color
I bought the same strips from my LHBS. I first used in my mash PH and since they didn't change color, and thought the mash was a very low (PH
January 5, 2016
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