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How to fix a Mechanical Seal on a Boiler Agitator
Published : 30-03-2020 11:45:06 | Categories : Commercial Distilling , Miscellaneous , Products
Knowing how to maintain your distillery equipment is important. So if you are struggling with your agitator motor seal, here is how you can fix it yourself in six easy steps.
Incorrect Readings - Comparing Refractometer and SG Hydrometer Readings
Published : 30-03-2020 09:11:43 | Categories : Fermentation , Miscellaneous , Products
Both Refractometers and Hydrometers are used to measure Sugar and Alcohol concentrations in liquids. But sometimes, if you use both, the readings are different. Why?
Can the use of Copper Stills cause Cancer?
Published : 28-03-2020 09:04:56 | Categories : Commercial Distilling , Distillation , Home Distilling , Miscellaneous
Recently an Article has been doing the rounds, calling into question the use of Copper in Stills. It has a lot of people asking questions, so here is our answer to them.
I Bought a Small Barrel - Now What?
Published : 07-02-2020 10:37:50 | Categories : Home Distilling , Miscellaneous , Spirit Enhancement
Small (1.6lt and 9lt) barrels are quite popular among Home Distillers and Craft Distillers doing product development, but if not treated right, you could lose the product, and the barrel.
How do I Legally Distill at Home in South Africa? - Part 3: Record Keeping
Published : 29-01-2020 11:34:48 | Categories : Home Distilling , Legislation , Miscellaneous
Part 3 of three Articles dealing with Legal Home Distilling in SA, deals with the keeping of Distilling Records by the Home Distiller. Distillique has done its utmost to make this as easy as possible.
How do I Legally Distill at Home in South Africa? - Part 2: Registration
Published : 29-01-2020 10:16:59 | Categories : Home Distilling , Legislation , Miscellaneous
In Part 1 of the series of Articles, we looked at the Still Requirements for Home Distillation. Here in Part 2 we talk about the actual registration process.
How do I Legally Distill at Home in South Africa? - Part 1: Stills
Published : 29-01-2020 08:45:09 | Categories : Home Distilling , Legislation , Miscellaneous
In Part 1 of 3 Articles dealing with the Legality of Home Distilling, we look at Stills. What type of Still are we allowed to use, what are the requirements, and where can I get a Legal Still.