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Old 02-20-2012, 07:33 PM   #1
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Took this photo before I left for work this morning. This is about 12 hours after pitching yeast (wlp029) and I noticed this white stuff in the kreusen, never seen it before though. Think I have an infection?

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Old 02-20-2012, 07:39 PM   #2
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i see no pic.

Yeast are in the krausen, Is it a different Kind of yeast than you have used before?

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Old 02-20-2012, 07:41 PM   #3
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Looks normal to me. Give it the sniff test when you get home just to verify - after letting the CO2 vent first ofc

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Old 02-21-2012, 12:46 AM   #4
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Yep! Normal. Don't sniff it.

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Old 02-21-2012, 03:52 AM   #5
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Most likely its tiny co2 bubbles being released as ferm takes place. I wouldn't sweat it.

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Looks good to me!

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Old 02-21-2012, 04:24 AM   #7
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Don't know if there's some optical effects going on there, but the sharp edge in the white film just to the right of center makes me think that might be a pellicle starting to form...

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