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Tables to be used with Sikes"s hydrometer

Tables to be used with Sikes"s hydrometer

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Published by Her Majesty"s Stationery Office in London .
Written in English


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Statementissued under the authority of the Commissioners of H.M. Customs and Excise. Part 1, [Tables] for ascertaining the strength of spirits at temperatures ranging from 30 to 100 fahrenheit. Part 2, [Tables] for determining the weight per gallon of spirits by Sikes"s hydrometer.
ContributionsGreat Britain. Customs and Excise.
The Physical Object
Pagination149P :
Number of Pages149
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18955344M

Baumé hydrometers are used for liquids heavier than water, such as syrups. Brix Scale hydrometers are used by the sugar industry. Salt hydrometers are graduated in % saturation or % by weight of salt in solution. Alcohol (Tralle and Proof Scales) hydrometers measure directly in percentage ethyl alcohol by weight in water from 0 to %. The purpose of a hydrometer is to determine the specific gravity of a liquid. From this it is often possible to determine the composition or strength of the liquid. The Sikes hydrometer was, for very many years, the standard means of determining the alcohol content of .

Specific Gravity is the standard scale for what a hydrometer measures, choose plain or combined forms. Specific gravity is the ratio of the density of your sample at 60°F to the density of water at 60°F. Plain Form hydrometers do not have a built-in thermometer; use a separate thermometer to measure the temperature. Combined Form hydrometers that have a thermometer built into . Fortunately, alcohol’s effect on hydrometer readings is predictable and can be accounted for when deriving the math formulae used to calculate ABV and residual sugar percentages. Here is where there is an advantage to using specific gravity for measurements—a dry wine will measure or below, still a positive number, which can be used.

The percentages obtained from this sieve analysis will also be only based the size of sample used for hydrometer testing and thus need to be calculated back to the total sample size. Graph C Once all hydrometer calculations have been completed, the data can be graphed to give a visual representation of the total grain-size analysis. Hydrometers are used to determine the specific gravity of a liquid. Consists of a long glass tube containing a ballast at the base of the float bulb and graduations on the stem. The ballast is made from steel pellets free from lead and mercury. The ethanol hydrometer has .


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Sikes's Table of the Concentrated Strength of Spirits: With Directions for the Use of His Hydrometer, Established Throughout the United Kingdom for Estimating the Duties on Spirituous Liquors, by Act of Parliament 58 Cap/5(1).

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Sikes's Hydrometer & Table: An Abstract of the Act of Parliament Establishing [Them], with Description & Direction for Their UseReviews: 1. Hydrometer Usage and Specific Gravity Tables Hydrometry Hydrometry (Hydro - water, metry/meter - measure) use the principles of buoyancy or flotation to measure liquid densities.

The simplest device used to measure the degree of flotation is a hydrometer. There are many different hydrometer designs with varying ranges and calibration units,File Size: 67KB.

DETAILS. A very scarce edition of this publication by the Inland Revenue, Tables of the Concentrated Strength of Spirits by Sykes's Hydrometer; As Used by the Officers of the Excise Branch of the Inland Revenue. Compiled of tables in order of.

A hydrometer is an instrument used for measuring the relative density of liquids based on the concept of are typically calibrated and graduated with one or more scales such as specific gravity. A hydrometer usually consists of a sealed hollow glass tube with a wider bottom portion for buoyancy, a ballast such as lead or mercury for stability, and a narrow stem with.

Both the hydrometer and the bone backed mercury thermometer carry the makers name and all are in full working order. It also comes with what is likely to be its original Thomas O'Dempsey Buss hardback book of Sikes' Tables of Spirits.

The hydrometer used is an ASTM Type H (Figure 1), which reads grams of sediment in ml of suspension. The percent finer is read directly from the hydrometer when the particle density is g/cm3 and fluid density is g/ cm3 (see Table 1 for water density and viscosity at different temperatures).

TheseFile Size: KB. The fourth method assumes an alcohol yield of 43% by weight of the sugar content of the must and is calculated based on the Brix value (%abv = Brix×).

The fifth methods accounts for 3 degrees Brix ( degrees specific gravity) of non-sugar solutes and % by weight alcohol yield. This method has was advocated by UC Davis in the. Claude says (paraphrasing his book, loc or so): The amount you sulfite depends on the pH and because pH strips are terrible, uncertainty in to typically, go with this: pH between and addition of 50ppm of SO2 pH between and addition of ppm of SO2 pH between adn addition of ppm of SO2.

A hydrometer is a measurement tool, usually made from a weighted glass tube, used to test the density of a liquid. The idea behind the hydrometer is that suspending a solid object in a liquid will cause the solid to float to the same degree as 52%(27).

Hydrometers have been used for hundreds of years to measure the specific gravity or relative density of liquids. They are commonly used in beer and wine making, for measuring petroleum liquids, for the measurement of saltwater, and for measuring the density of sugar solutions.

The specific gravity of a liquid is obtained by floatingFile Size: 1MB. A hydrometer is an instrument that measures the specific gravity of liquids. The specific gravity of a liquid is the density of that liquid divided by the density of water (in the same units).

A hydrometer accomplishes this by measuring the amount of water it displaces. Hydrometers are commonly used by winemakers to. A hydrometer is a basic tool that is used to measure the ratio of a sample liquid’s density to the density of water. When it comes to brewing beer, a hydrometer is a necessary tool that will show you the degree to which the yeast is converting sugar into ethanol, ultimately, helping you gauge the health and success of the fermentation of your.

Taking a Hydrometer Reading and Calculating the Alcohol content: The use of a hydrometer is necessary to calculate the alcohol by volume (ABV) content of your beer, cider or wine.

A hydrometer is a device used to measure the specific gravity (SG) or density of a liquid with respect to water. Water has a specific gravity of File Size: KB.

Hydrometer Temperature Correction Chart Template. Correction Table for Specific Gravity Hydrometers. To use chart, choos e specific gravity reading and t emperature c ’osest to the unknown sample and apply correction by moving the decimal point (3).

A Good Sikes Hydrometer Set & Book, English, c, signed on a plaque to the lid 'SIKES's HYDROMETER, BUSS 33 Hatton Garden, LONDON, Maker to the REVENUE of the UNITED KINGDOM', with ivory thermometer signed 'J. LONG, LONDON', numbered on the side of the hydrometer and all the weights, with book titled 'Sikes' Table of the Concentrated strength.

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Sign Up for Email Customer Service +1 [email protected] Sikes hydrometer was used to determine the strength of spirits for the distiller, victualler and tax collector alike, and worts both before and after fermentation for the brewer, providing an accurate method of determining Alcohol proof, strength, percentages and duties : Riddels Limited.Learn hydrometer with free interactive flashcards.

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