Solo

Electrical Requirements - Solo
Electric Requirements for the Spike Solo The 15 and 20 gallon Solo Systems require a 4 wire 240v line. The 10 gallon Solo requires a standard 3 prong 12...
Tue, 9 Jun, 2020 at 10:35 AM
Brewing Process Info
Half batch capable?  Yes, all systems can do full and half batches. Video by Short Circuited talking on this:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BmEJzo...
Tue, 9 Jun, 2020 at 12:31 PM
Will it fit in my existing kettle?
Will this fit my current Spike kettle?  Yes! This will drop directly into all Spike kettles without modification  Will this fit my Ss, Blichmann, etc ...
Tue, 9 Jun, 2020 at 12:33 PM
Solo Basket - Lifting and Weights
Spike Solo Basket Weights (No Grain) 20 Gallon - 14 lbs. 15 Gallon - 12 lbs. 10 Gallon - 8 lbs. Does the basket hang/how does the basket drip dra...
Fri, 24 Jul, 2020 at 1:37 PM
Sparging
Will this use a sparge/How do I sparge?  A single vessel system does not use a sparge. Instead mashing in at full volume is done. A second kettle could ...
Tue, 9 Jun, 2020 at 12:36 PM
Solo vs Grainfather
Differences/advantage of this vs Grainfather type system?  It’s a more robust professional grade system. Our largest size will also be able to do a 10ga...
Tue, 9 Jun, 2020 at 12:39 PM
Mesh vs Stainless Basket
Why didn’t you use a stainless mesh style basket?  We did not find any differences in performance with the mesh. We did find some disadvantages however....
Tue, 9 Jun, 2020 at 12:40 PM
Can I purchase the basket or controller separat?
Will the basket and controller be available to purchase separate?   Basket - Yes  Controller - No (at this time due to limited supplies) 
Tue, 9 Jun, 2020 at 12:42 PM
Grain Mill Size
Our engineers have found  0.035" to be the best size for the grain mill, which is about the standard.  That's where we recommend starting at, and ...
Tue, 28 Jul, 2020 at 11:37 AM
Spike Solo 20 Gallon Beersmith Profile
To use Beersmith with your 20 gallon Spike Solo System, please head into Beersmith and go to "File" then "Add-ons." Select filter to sho...
Wed, 29 Jul, 2020 at 8:14 AM