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Topic: Alp with mods part 2 (results) (46 lines)
1) From: R.N.Kyle
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Hardware about 14 bucks goes up to 700 >degrees, and will reach all the =
way to the doors on the >Alpenrost, I will set it to reach back about =
3/4 the length of >the drum. I may do a roast tonight and record the =
temps >and report back.
I did 2 roast, the first was Uganda AA Budadiri, the 2nd Columbian =
Supremo. both full city+
3m=185
6m=280
9m=350
12m=400
15=440
18=470  hit cool button 18:15
1st crack was at 14:15 at 425
2nd crack was at 17:10 at 460
stopped roast at 18:15 at 470
temp at bean dump 160
under cool it droped 120 deg. 1st min @280
2nd min @200, 3rd min @160  Beans dumped 
The ramp is consisdent withing 5 degrees. so it is easy to duplicate =
roasts. 25 batches and still consistent. Im happy with the Alp, it may =
not be the best but is a nice roaster.
The Thermometer was added to see what was going on inside the Alp. it is =
not needed, I was just curious, and will not be using it each time I =
roast.
BTW Uganda Budadiri is my favorite coffee(this week):O)
Ron 
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