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Old 10-20-2012, 12:54 PM   #1
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Default Starter...start small and combine?

I have been making some small batches with small starter batches, probably too small....500ml for 3 gal. Now making 10 gal batch but i only have a small erlenmeyer flask at the present. Can I make like four starters and as each is stirred well on my stir plate for awhile, then simply combine them in a larger vessel to be use 24 hours later? I think i need to make a 2000ml starter at least.....

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Old 10-20-2012, 01:43 PM   #2
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Yes, or you can just make a starter in a larger container to begin with. You don't need to use a flask.

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Old 10-20-2012, 07:47 PM   #3
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Using the flask because it fits my stir plate. Thanks

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