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Old 05-02-2009, 11:53 AM   #1
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Default 20 ft of copper and wort chilling

is it worth it to make a wort chiller for 4 or 5 gallon batches with 20 feet of tubing or do i need a full 50 feet? what do you guys think/normally do?


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20' will be just fine. I have 50' for if and when I ever do a 10 gallon batch but almost half is out of the wort on the smaller batches.
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sweet. good to know! exactly the answer i was looking for!
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