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Old 12-07-2009, 01:49 AM   #11
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Would placing a blanket over them help also to retain heat?
Yes.

I have to do the same thing in my loft this time of year..It's in the low 60's. I place the milkcrates that each hold a case of bottles into a goretex sleeping bag. I can stack about four crate in it iirc....
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Old 12-07-2009, 01:53 AM   #12
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Would placing a blanket over them help also to retain heat?

Nope. Ambient air temperature is all that matters. The blanket will help mitigate any temperature swings to a small extent, but...
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Nope. Ambient air temperature is all that matters. The blanket will help mitigate any temperature swings to a small extent, but...
Huh???? What?????

Gee, when the ambient temp in my apartment is cool, I wrap myself in a blanket and suddenly I get warmer......How do YOU think it's any different???
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Old 12-07-2009, 03:20 AM   #14
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We are warm blooded animals. Beer is not. Don't think the small amount of yeast will be producing heat that a blanket will hold in.

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Old 12-07-2009, 06:04 PM   #15
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I actually came up with a decent solution to place the beer in a high cupboard as normally I would have the beer on the floor but its winter and the degree variation from the floor to ceiling can be 10 degrees so at my high cupboard I can get a consitent 70-72 degrees

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