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Old 05-12-2005, 05:55 PM   #11
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Big Island this time around. Sunny Kona coast and its dozens of world-class dive sites, not to mention night dives with Manta rays

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Old 05-12-2005, 10:42 PM   #12
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w00t good to see you again janx

i figured it was so nice in sunny ca that you were outside and today was prolly the first day it rained

desert, i wonder why the hbs told you not to use a six gallon to primary in? i've used a six gallon to ferment several five gallon batches. i had to employ blow off tubes just about every time, but they keep the beer in and the nasties outside out so i see no real problem.


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Old 05-12-2005, 11:45 PM   #13
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So how do yous guys who put the yeast into 22 oz bottles get it fluid enough to siphon/pour? I tried it once and ended up failing.

It just seems too thick to move easily from a bucket to a botle.
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Old 05-13-2005, 01:52 AM   #14
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desert, i wonder why the hbs told you not to use a six gallon to primary in? i've used a six gallon to ferment several five gallon batches. i had to employ blow off tubes just about every time, but they keep the beer in and the nasties outside out so i see no real problem.
Dunno, I'll give it a try on my next batch and do the blowoff "in case". Nothing else I'd like to see a primary go Just something about smelling old fermented beer from plastic no matter what you do... I know its clean but I'd prefer the glass (until I have to clean my 1st primary fermented carboy perhaps)

 
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Old 05-13-2005, 12:32 PM   #15
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a good twenty four hour soak, and the stuff falls right off the sides of a glass primary, but you got to get it wet straight away, or it dries up into a nightmare
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Old 05-13-2005, 12:44 PM   #16
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So how do yous guys who put the yeast into 22 oz bottles get it fluid enough to siphon/pour? I tried it once and ended up failing.

It just seems too thick to move easily from a bucket to a botle.

I swish it around with any remaining beer and pour through a sanitized funnel.


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