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blatz:
How much wort am I losing to 30' of 1/2" ID tubing?

morticaixavier:
~182322 cubic millimeters worth  ;D

If my math is right which I am not 100% sure about.

hokerer:

--- Quote from: blatz on January 16, 2013, 08:31:56 AM ---How much wort am I losing to 30' of 1/2" ID tubing?

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Well, 30' of 1/2" tubing is a volume of about 70 cubic inches which would be about 1.22 quarts

morticaixavier:

--- Quote from: hokerer on January 16, 2013, 08:46:46 AM ---
--- Quote from: blatz on January 16, 2013, 08:31:56 AM ---How much wort am I losing to 30' of 1/2" ID tubing?

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Well, 30' of 1/2" tubing is a volume of about 70 cubic inches which would be about 1.22 quarts

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see I told you my math wasn't right.

His is  ;D

rjharper:
I calculate (1/2" x 1/2" x PI)/4 x (30' x 12"/1') which gives a volume of 70.7 cubic inches which i about 1.22 quarts, or 1147 ccs.