The Grainfather G40 is our latest brewing system in the G SERIES range. Packed with all of the innovative features you can find in the G70 plus more, this system is your new best friend for brewing up to 38L of beer and filling 2 x 19L corny kegs. With a max grain bill of 13kg, you can adjust a high ABV recipe to a smaller batch volume, allowing you to brew larger grain bills that can easily go above 9% ABV.
Perfect for two 19L corny kegs!
Brew up to 38L of finished beer above 9% ABV
Easy to clean!
Quick and easy cleaning with CIP (clean in place) capability
Wireless control from your phone!
Connect your mobile device to the smart controller with built-in wireless connectivity via the Grainfather App and manage your brew remotely.
Sleek stainless steel body
G40 body built out of high grade, 304 stainless steel
Unlike exposed elements, our large conical heating element covers 80% of the base surface, for maximum heating efficiency, reduced hot spots/scorching and easy cleaning.
Dual-stage hop filter for a hopping rate of up to 1.5kg (3.3lbs), which also reduces pump load and blockages.
Colour LCD controller screen with magnetic mounting for easy viewing from all angles and manual control.
G40 lifting bracket included for easy two person lifting or a stable winch system lifting for individual brewers.
Bottom drain below the false bottom means minimal dead space, maximising wort collection.
New rolled edge mash plates and hop filter for increased strength and easy set up.
Integrated sight-glass for easy volume readings during sparging.
Grainfather App integration allows access to brewing recipes, tools and calculators.
High temperature, high flow rate, food-grade pump. With an 8L per min flow rate, you can transfer your brew efficiently and safely.
Ball valve for sampling/draining. The water runs out quickly, emptying the unit in no time.
Safety aspects including locked in support ring, heavy duty, no slip brackets on the grain basket and protection from knocking the ball valve open.
Robust 304 stainless steel body and excellent build quality.
Built for big grain bills with the capacity to hold up to 13kg (29lbs) worth of grains.
Quick connect mash re-circulation hose included for fast brew transfer.
Automatic heat sensors and safety cutout for dry boil protection.
Dust cover and quick connect mash re-circulation hose included.
Packaged size: 73cm x 62cm x 57.5cm
Net size: 72,5cm x 55,5cm
Gross weight: 35kg
Net weight: 29kg
Batch volume: Max 40L, Min 10L
Grain basket: 304/0,8mm
EU: 3300W 220-240V 50Hz/60Hz
UK: 2900W 220-240V 50Hz
Power Cable Length:
UE, UK: 2,5m
Thermowell location: Boiler base
RPM: 1500/2000 (50/60Hz)
Max temp: 105°C
Max capacity: 16 up to 19L/min
Thermal Protection: Automatic software cutout, self resetting hardware cutout and backup thermal fuse
Counterflow Wort Chiller Cooling Performance: +5°C (+41°F) from cooling (ground) water temperature at a flow rate of 6L (0.8 US gal) per min
Connectivity: Wireless control via Grainfather Community App
Warranty: 3-year faults and defects