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Old 02-25-2009, 04:25 AM   #1
Jan 2009
Posts: 38

Hey everyone, I apologize if this question has been asked before but I tried searching for this and could not find any information.

Are the founders bottles reusable with a standard red wing capper? i would not think so because they have a thread around them, but they are not a twist off (I tried twisting it off knowing that they were a threaded bottle but could not).

Thanks for your help, really dont want to have to recycle all my breakfast stout bottles i have accumulated...


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Old 02-27-2009, 04:05 PM   #2
Sep 2007
York, PA
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I have used twist offs, but the cap has to be level and crimped down - just check by turning the bottle upside down after capping
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Old 02-27-2009, 07:42 PM   #3
Apr 2008
Berkley, MI
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Instead of buying a pack of breakfast stout, go get a case of empty bottles from your homebrew store.
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