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Old 01-18-2013, 03:32 AM   #1
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Default trub at the top? what is this

My IPA cooper kit has been in the secondary for a week now, Im sure its ready for the keg or bottles, but I have not seen this in the 5 batches so far.

There is what appears to be a trub like substanc at the top, when I ever so lightly bump the carboy some of it falls and pieces break off and float back to the top. what is this?

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Old 01-18-2013, 03:34 AM   #2
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Kreusen.

...are you sure it's done?

Mine usually gets a clear mottled look to it.

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Old 01-18-2013, 02:40 PM   #3
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Im not sure if its done! I will take a gravity today, there hasn't been any airlock activity for a few days.

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It's likely just yeast rafts. If you're getting that in secondary,you transferred too soon. Let it reach FG in primary before racking.
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test. please ignore.

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test. please ignore.
There's a forum for that:
http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f23/
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There's a forum for that:
http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f23/
For my particular test purpose I needed a thread that was at the top of the "New Posts" link at the time of my test. So while I appreciate your fervor and your feedback, it was not necessary which was why I added, "please ignore."
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