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Old 02-13-2009, 03:33 PM   #1
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I seem to recall people using their HLT as a fermenter, but search foo is weak this morning and I couldn't find the threads. I'm sort of in between having sold my carboys and plumbing up some Norwesco inductor tanks and want to brew Monday as I have the day off. I figure with the lid on the HLT and having boiled water in it I should be good once fermentation starts the co2 should push any nasties out. Anyone try this?
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Old 02-13-2009, 03:45 PM   #2
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I've never tried it, but I don't see why it couldn't work.

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