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Old 10-04-2012, 01:07 AM   #1
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Default Auto Siphon tubing?

I need to replace the tubing on my auto siphon but I do not have a Homebrew shop close to me, is there any other type of tubing that I can buy at any other store?

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Old 10-04-2012, 01:48 AM   #2
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I use the tubing you can buy at Home Depot. I think as long as its not hot transfer you should be okay.

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Old 10-04-2012, 01:55 AM   #3
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I thought about that but it is not food grade and I was worried about it giving the beer a plastic taste

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Thread jack! Galloway OH? I work in Hilliard and live outside of London...

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Dublin, OH here!

Are you talking generic tubing that goes from the auto-siphon to bucket, etc.? I've used tubing from Lowes, haven't noticed an issue.

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Wow a lot of Central Ohio boys found this thread. I thought I was the only one on these here forums.

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Old 10-04-2012, 03:32 AM   #7
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the best IMO is the silicone tubing you can buy on amazon.com for $10 (or whatever, it's cheap) you can boil it before each use and it lasts forever.

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