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Old 11-04-2009, 10:36 PM   #1
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I just received a 1lb. jar of c-brite. the directions say 2oz. per 2.5 gal of water. how do i measure 2 oz. or what would be the equivelant in teaspoons or tablespoons? i'm just trying to be percise. thanks guys!

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Old 11-04-2009, 10:47 PM   #2
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12

Seems like a lot, but.

(teaspoons that is)

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Old 11-04-2009, 10:48 PM   #3
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12 teaspoons or tablespoons per 2.5 gallons of water?

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15 teaspoons or tablespoons per 2.5 gallons of water?
12 teaspoons. The first conversion I did was on 2.5 oz because I misread your post.

I'm assuming it's liquid ounces?
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You have to weigh it I think. It is dry has a different volume then wet stuff. I got c Brite with my first kit, switched to Star San after the first batch.
If I remember, c brite says it is no rinse, but it contains bleech that should be rinsed.
So, be careful if not rinsing it.

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Old 12-12-2009, 03:40 AM   #6
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12 teaspoons is really wrong. They make small one use packages. They are 0.8 oz. and they make 2 gallons of no-rinse solution. The packs are small, it can't be more than a tablespoon (3 teaspoons). Time to get a scale or borrow one.

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