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Old 11-23-2012, 02:48 AM   #1
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Hey all-

No idea where to post this but I bit the bullet and fried a turkey in my 10 gallon aluminum brew kettle today. I've scrubbed with a sponge and some dish soap pretty vigorously and am planning on re conditioning it with a 45 minute rolling boil. Any ideas if that will be sufficient to get it back in shape for brewing? Any other tips?

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Old 11-23-2012, 03:06 AM   #2
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Just use lots of soap...I also used OxyClean on mine a long while back, just rinse it well and recondition it...that oil is a bee-otch to get out.

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Palmer write about aluminium cleaning:


We are only 10,000 years into beer... there are thousands of years left to go!
Things are bound to change!!

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