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Old 11-02-2009, 12:04 AM   #1
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How many pounds of grain fit in a 10 gallon igloo that can still be stired?


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Old 11-02-2009, 12:05 AM   #2
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Here ya go

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10 gallons, unless the manufacturer is lying to you.
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thanks for the detailed info. Unrelated, my dad jst called ...how much alc was in that IPA you gave me to drink? 7.9%. (a bit strong for a man of 79)
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If you stuff it really compact you can fit about 125 pounds of grain in there. With no water.

At 1.25qts/lb my math gets me @ 25.82lbs of grain filled to the brim.
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3rd one down....

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