The temperature of the wort during fermentation. This may be different to the ambient temperature since fermentation is an exothermic (gives out heat) process.

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What is a swamp cooler?

What type of equipment do you need to build one? How do you use it? What are the realistic expectations of using one?
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Which fermentation temperature should I favor?

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How do I use this Digital Temperature Controller?

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Ale Fermentation Temp. Too Cold?

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Fermenter Heating Belt

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At what temperature should a lager be fermented?

When fermenting a lager, what temperature should it be held at for best results?
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Is it HOT enough for ya!

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