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Old 08-29-2011, 05:28 PM   #1
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Ive read that Euro Bottles opeenings are alittle different so our size caps wont work. I capped acouple emptys to see how they were and they seem fine, but Id like to know for sure. I have abunch of the Pint and 11.2 oz Id like to reuse. Thanks!

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Old 08-29-2011, 05:32 PM   #2
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I think they should be fine. Fill them with a food dyed water, juice, paint, poop, anything with color. Fill, cap, and dry off good. THen flip it over and let it sit on top of a paper towel to see if there is any leakage.

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Ive read that Euro Bottles opeenings are alittle different so our size caps wont work. I capped acouple emptys to see how they were and they seem fine, but Id like to know for sure. I have abunch of the Pint and 11.2 oz Id like to reuse. Thanks!
There are only two size caps - standard and Belgian, which are a little bigger. I almost bought a bag of Belgian by accident, because they are close, but if you sit a standard cap on a bottle in question, and it doesn't have any side to side play, you should be good.
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There are only two size caps - standard and Belgian, which are a little bigger. I almost bought a bag of Belgian by accident, because they are close, but if you sit a standard cap on a bottle in question, and it doesn't have any side to side play, you should be good.
Thanks! They are good to go. Makes me happy cuz I have about 35-40 of em hehe
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I have hundreds of these german wheat bottles... it's nearly all I use. They work great!

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I have hundreds of these german wheat bottles... it's nearly all I use. They work great!
Yes, they are just a little over a pint, just like Paulaner. Next to bombers, they are the first bottles I use.
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