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Offline pythonic

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Can someone please figure out the hydration?
« on: December 23, 2015, 07:52:46 PM »
50 lbs flour
4 gallons water
1/2 cup oil
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Re: Can someone please figure out the hydration?
« Reply #1 on: December 23, 2015, 08:20:57 PM »
50 lbs flour
4 gallons water
1/2 cup oil

Around 69-70% hydration
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Re: Can someone please figure out the hydration?
« Reply #2 on: December 23, 2015, 08:54:03 PM »
4x8.34=33.6÷50=.6672

or 66.72%
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Re: Can someone please figure out the hydration?
« Reply #3 on: December 24, 2015, 06:15:56 PM »
4x8.34=33.6÷50=.6672

or 66.72%

If you include the oil as part of the hydration, then it adds another 0.5% (about).
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