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Old 01-05-2007, 03:21 PM   #1
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I am considering getting a Rouge kit from AHS and use their pacman yeast. Consider all the tales on this site about using blowoff tubes, I have been thinking how I can set that up for myself. I have a 6 gallon plastic fermenter with a 1" drilled hold in the lid. How can I install a 1" blowoff tube with that? It seems I would have to enlarge that hole, but maybe others have come up with a different way. Thanks for any input.

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Got my answer in another forum! Here is the link:

http://www.homebrewtalk.com/showthread.php?t=18909

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Another possibility with a 1" hole is to use one of those universal carboy stoppers and whatever size hose fits over the top of that.

I really like those stoppers: I find they stay put in carboys better than the rubber stoppers. I'm thinking of drilling a larger hole in my bucket lid so that I can use those stoppers in there as well.

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