Mill gap setting?

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  1. papajak

    papajak New Member

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    Hello, I'm going to try crushing my own grains for the first time. What gap size should I set my mill too? I found an old article here that suggest .035", is that about right? I have a 2 roller mill if that makes a difference.
     
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    I set mine at .035 and have had good success with it.
     
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    Do you do BIAB?
     
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    Depends on your brewing style.
    BIAB can be/should be finer than the others
     
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    no, I use a Grainfather.
     
  6. Mark Farrall

    Mark Farrall Well-Known Member

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    Then JAs recommendation is the one to start with.
     
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    I have mine about 0.045. Works well with my setup.
     

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