Originally Posted by gmeyers
I have a 5 cal carboy that i use as a primary. I also have a 6.5 bottling bucket that I am wondering if it can be used as a primary and then use the carboy for a secondary. I guess my questions is will the seal at the bottom hold the pressure???
What pressure?. There will only be the pressure of ~20in of wort. The same pressure you have when bottling.
Yes you can do this. I have this done many times when I only had one carboy.