Originally Posted by bsjracing
Question, I currently have a 1 gallon batch going into its 2nd week of fermentation....currently it has a balloon for an airlock. I have a couple of S-lock airlocks coming in the mail this week, will it hurt anything to switch from the balloon to the airlock?
Nope. Don't tell anyone I said this, but if the balloon popped or tore between now and then and you didnt know it, you are most likely fine as well.
Remember, honey and bread yeast want to make mead, not toxic sludge.