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Old 08-14-2009, 05:43 AM   #1
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I have a large number of 12oz beer bottles that have been cleaned and de-labled. I am going to list them on craigs list what would be a fair price for me to ask?


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Old 08-14-2009, 05:45 AM   #2
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$.05 a piece


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Old 08-14-2009, 05:46 AM   #3
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I just paid 15 bucks for 5 cases, three of which had plastic carriers. But they were about 10 years old, and not entirely clean (but nothing that bleach and a jet wash couldnt fix).
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Old 08-14-2009, 06:38 AM   #4
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that's a tough one- I was just given 3 cases de-labeled, but dirty bottles for free and just had another offer for 9 more free cases from another brewer in town. With how easy it is to get them from bars, I wouldn't charge much.
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yeah kinda figured that Id sell them at 5 for a dollar, but seems as though that might be a bit high. still the local home brew store sells them for a dollar each, and I've seen people buying them.
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Old 08-14-2009, 11:26 AM   #6
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I consider regular beer bottles "pay it forward" items, I give them away, and only ask that whoever takes them, helps out another brewer in some way in the future. Now grolsch bottles are a different story.
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You could always just charge a 6 pack of good brew per 2 cases or something like that
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.10 each Double deposit. You've put the labor into delabeling the bottles...
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I consider regular beer bottles "pay it forward" items, I give them away, and only ask that whoever takes them, helps out another brewer in some way in the future. Now grolsch bottles are a different story.
I concur, I've given out dozens of cases and its come back more times than not.
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$5/case sounds about right. It's more for the delabeling than the bottles.


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