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Old 08-21-2010, 03:42 PM   #1
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So what is a good dilution for this stuff, for use in carboys, boil keggles, MT's and what not?

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Old 08-21-2010, 04:11 PM   #2
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I don't really pay attention to how much and usually just throw a half to full scoop in whenever I'm cleaning something.

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I use about a scoop or scoop and a half to 5 gallons.

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I use about a scoop or scoop and a half to 5 gallons.
About what I do too. Sure does save a lot of work, specially in tight spots like carboys.
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I use Better Bottles for fermentation, so it is a good amount to let sit in the BB over night. Usually cleans everything out. If not, I pour about half out and toss in a wash cloth ans shake it until clean. Pretty simple.

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I use Better Bottles for fermentation, so it is a good amount to let sit in the BB over night. Usually cleans everything out. If not, I pour about half out and toss in a wash cloth ans shake it until clean. Pretty simple.
wow why did I never think of throwing a wash cloth in there.. thanks.
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wow why did I never think of throwing a wash cloth in there.. thanks.
No scratches. Works like a charm. Cheers!
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No scratches. Works like a charm. Cheers!
Whoa, genius. Thanks!
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I like the washcloth idea... never thought of tossing something in there to help when I agitate. *takes ntoes*

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That's so funny. I'm no genius. I learned it from someone else on HBT. I don't remember, so I can't give credit. Let's just credit this awesome forum for doing what it is supposed to do: share beer info.

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