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Old 10-17-2008, 04:36 AM   #11
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My experience has been that it does not make it from the boil kettle into the fermenter (using a plate chiller). It DOES help a lot with preventing boilovers which is why I got it in the first place.

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Old 10-20-2008, 04:51 AM   #12
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I got something that's supposed to be "the same" from my LHBS in Everett. But it comes in a little bottle that looks like an airplane bottle of booze and the instructions say to empty the whole bottle into your batch.
hmmm yeah I don't shop there anymore, mostly I go to Larry's in Kent but i'll make the trip for some actual Fermcap.
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Old 10-20-2008, 05:46 AM   #13
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I use Foam Control and add it to my kettle only and it is still effective in the carboy. I picked it up from Hoptech I think.

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Old 10-22-2008, 04:54 PM   #14
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by the way... it looks just like this!
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