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Old 02-06-2007, 01:21 AM   #11
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If it's in primary, you don't even need an airlock. Just cover it with a paper towel or dish cloth, to keep fruit flies out.
I read that on Jack keller's site, but, being a beer-guy, I didn't really believe it. Thanks for all the help!
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Old 02-06-2007, 01:37 PM   #12
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I put the lids on my wine fermenters, just dont lock them down, and I do put the airlock in the airlock hole.
Also, alot of times, starters are not needed with wine yeast, nor is rehydrating. I have made a few kits, and they have all benn good fermenters just from sprinkling the yeast on top and not stirring at all. Just sprinkle and done. Have never had a problem.

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