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Old 03-31-2012, 05:03 PM   #1
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Wanted to see if anyone has used this northern brewer airation kit. I was contemplatin getting this as shaking the Carboy is a pita and I never know if it's aerated enough even though I always attenuate and don't really have off flavors.



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Old 03-31-2012, 05:05 PM   #2
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I didn't get mine from them, but I've been using a stone/red o2 bottle aeration setup for 5 years or so. I wouldn't do it any other way.



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I didn't get mine from them, but I've been using a stone/red o2 bottle aeration setup for 5 years or so. I wouldn't do it any other way.
Thanks for the reply revvy your advise is always appreciated ! So it sounds like your using a bottle of pure O2 is his correct ? The NB kit utilizes a high pressure "aquarium pump" and a hepa filter and uses the room air for a run time of 30 minutes. That's why I question if anyone else has used this with positive results.
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Old 03-31-2012, 05:32 PM   #4
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I bought one from NB years ago and have used it a long time with no issues. I get a new filter annually which costs very little. My beer has been great and between the starter and good aeration, takes off quickly!

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