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Posted in thread: cleaning glass carboy on 11-13-2011 at 02:02 AM
Rinse out gunk with warm water................Oxyclean and hot water...brush....rinse.....then
apple cider vinegar water mix.Vinegar and water soaks for 10 mins, to kill any Oxyclean left
Posted in thread: degassing rig on 11-11-2011 at 01:43 PM
I used my food saver as other have and it worked ok though now it sounds different when
operating it. I am not sure if I would recommend doing it long term.When I looked into the
foodsaver option, I r...
Posted in thread: degassing rig on 11-10-2011 at 10:33 AM
I was looking for ways to degas and thought of the Cordless Foodsaver. Plan to place the rubber
wine plug on a carboy cap and use the foodsaver to create the vacuum to degas.I saw on youtube
where a g...
Posted in thread: what bottle corker on 11-06-2011 at 01:54 PM
Where did she find this attachment? for Crown Caps - Use with Corkers Listed. Capper
attachment for FERRARI Italian Floor, Champaign and Bench Corkers. Bell is standard 26mm for
standard crowns. To u...
Posted in thread: what bottle corker on 11-06-2011 at 01:46 PM
OhioSteve, is this the model you
Posted in thread: degassing rig on 11-05-2011 at 12:14 PM
@Red October: I assume that is a vacuum pump at the end of a racking operation? I picked up an
old used vacuum pump from the discount pile at my LHBS for a few dollars. It is originally
rated at 3 gal...
Posted in thread: degassing rig on 11-05-2011 at 12:34 AM
Posted in thread: What size stopper fits a standard 750ml wine bottle? on 10-25-2011 at 12:27 PM
yeah i got my eye on this one think it should do the job. was looking for an opinion from
someone who had one already or at least one similar.That's cheap! Grab it!
Posted in thread: What size stopper fits a standard 750ml wine bottle? on 10-25-2011 at 01:08 AM
Where did you get your pump from? Did you ever get this put together?Yup, I got a new
aspirator/suction machine. I have something close to the picture, but not exact.I bottle all my
wine with it.
Posted in thread: best way to store? on 10-21-2011 at 10:02 PM
I wax the cork of my meads, I will keep those for another 10 years. :)