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Old 09-08-2011, 01:11 AM   #1
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Default Is 1 gallon of head space in a 5 gallon carboy secondary OK or not OK?

Ended up racking 4 gallons of beer from my primary bucket into a 5 gallon carboy in order to dry hop with a secondary. Will this 1 gallon of extra head space cause any problems since there is no significant CO2 layer on top of the beer?

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Old 09-08-2011, 01:44 AM   #2
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No problem.

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Yeah, don't worry about it.

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Old 09-08-2011, 01:51 AM   #4
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cool. thanks for the quick reply.

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nope, use to happen to me a lot when I did extract batches that had a lot of hops

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