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Ste 02-04-2013 12:28 AM

Wine kit making a leaking gas or air sound
 
Hi all I started I batch of wine yesterday it's my first time at wine and I just checked it and its makin a sound like its leaking air or gas I have an air lock fitted to top and its bubbling away is this normal

novalou 02-04-2013 01:24 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Ste
Hi all I started I batch of wine yesterday it's my first time at wine and I just checked it and its makin a sound like its leaking air or gas I have an air lock fitted to top and its bubbling away is this normal

Yep. Yeast generates CO2 consuming oxygen and sugar.

Inner10 02-04-2013 03:36 AM

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Originally Posted by Ste (Post 4861349)
Hi all I started I batch of wine yesterday it's my first time at wine and I just checked it and its makin a sound like its leaking air or gas I have an air lock fitted to top and its bubbling away is this normal

That's how it works.

mike_in_ak 02-04-2013 03:43 AM

Obvious troll


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