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Blichmann | Electric All Grain Brewing Pilot System (HERMS) - 5 Gallon

Original price $8,699.99 - Original price $8,699.99
Original price
$8,699.99 - $8,699.99
Current price $8,699.99

Blichmann Engineering Pro Pilot Systems are true turnkey brewhouses that include everything you need to get up and running FAST! Perfect for taprooms and neighbourhood breweries. No fuss, no hassle. Just pure brewing power.


Mash Tun

  • 10 gallon BoilerMaker™
  • AutoSparge™
  • False bottom

Boil Kettle / Hot Liquor Tank

  • 10 gallon electric BoilerMaker™ boil kettle
  • 10 gallon electric BoilerMaker™ hot liquor tank
  • 240v BoilCoil™
  • Whirlpool Kit


  • Two BrewCommander™ brewhouse controllers


  • Two RipTide™ brewing pumps


  • 72" x 24" brewing table
  • 25" height for ergonomic access to kettles

*Table includes a junction box, not a receptacle box.

Misc. Accessories

  • Hoses and fittings
  • Therminator™ wort chiller

Electrical Requirements

  • Two 240v 30 Amp GFCI L630R outlets
  • One 120v 15 Amp GFCI outlet


  • Heavy-gauge 304 stainless steel
  • G2 Linear Flow Valve disassembles in seconds for easy cleaning, allows precise control of flow, and orients in any direction
  • Rivet-free handles, rugged cool touch grips, and oriented for easy carrying
  • Borosilicate glass level gauge
  • Dip tube with rotating racking arm
  • Lifetime limited warranty


  • Patented Button Louver™ false bottom
  • AutoSparge™ automatically sets hot liquor flow rate and liquid level in the mash tun
  • Adjustable viewing angle thermometer
  • Whirlpool fitting in boil kettle


  • Less than 30 W/in2, nearly half of the typical ultra-low watt density for cleaning
  • Engineered to perform optimally with BoilerMaker™ G2 brew kettle and provide consistent heating performance, increase boil quality, and reduce boil-off rate
  • Robust stainless steel construction
  • Ultra-low watt density means no chance of scorching when used as directed
  • The 240v model includes a 12 foot factory-wired cable with molded twist-lock L630P plug
  • Removable, custom-engineered plug that makes cleaning a snap

RipTide™ Brewing Pump

  • Ultra-quiet motor
  • Tri-clamp disassembly for easy cleaning
  • Integral G2 Linear Flow Valve

BrewCommander™ Brewhouse Controller

  • Intuitive touchscreen interface
  • Keypad data entry
  • Advanced temperature control algorithm
  • Automated step mashing with up to 5 steps and 9 profiles
  • Boil addition times with up to 7 additions and 9 profiles
  • Integral pump switch
  • Lab-grade precision thermometer that is superior to RTDs
  • Advanced customizable settings
  • Mash step ramp rate delay
  • HERMS / RIMS offsets
  • Audible alarms
  • Upgradable firmware
  • Switchable between table and wall mounting
  • Modular with multiple unit connections possible
  • Optional relay modules allow control of a single kettle with up to 5 heating elements all on one controller
  • Optional SparkBox™ Remote Ignition Module
  • Offered in electric and gas versions

Heavy-Duty Custom Table

  • 14-gauge 304 stainless steel
  • Drip ledge to contain spills
  • Apron to mount accessories
  • Stainless steel legs and lower storage shelf
  • Built-in junction boxes
  • Heavy-duty casters for mobility
  • Height-adjusting lower storage shelf
  • Made in USA

Pilot Manual