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Old 12-04-2011, 12:03 AM   #401
Sacdan
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Jul 2009
Sacramento, CA
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I went 20 years without breaking a single one, then a couple weeks ago, I broke 2 within 10 minutes of each other!



 
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Old 12-04-2011, 01:29 AM   #402
emjay
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Jan 2011
Toronto, Ontario
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I recently bought a digital refractometer. I also bought a FG hydrometer (really fat one for more accurate FG measurements), but I've always broken mine on brewdays, so hopefully that's the last of my breakages



 
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Old 12-04-2011, 02:32 AM   #403
OldWorld
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Dec 2008
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I broke the brewmasters hydrometer once...But I quickly replaced it

 
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Old 12-04-2011, 03:06 AM   #404
noodledancer77
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Aug 2010
Mayfield, KY
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I'm on number four in a year of brewing. My son pulled one off the counter today and dropped it. Ready for a new one!

 
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Old 12-04-2011, 03:31 AM   #405
Flomaster
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Nov 2010
Orange, Ca
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Coopers plastic Hydrometer for $10 is the best money you can spend right now

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Old 12-04-2011, 03:34 AM   #406
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Nov 2011
Anchorage, Alaska
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I've only broken one so far... my friends and family have broken 4 for me though.

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Old 12-04-2011, 03:34 AM   #407
MKEbrew
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Dec 2009
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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One down.
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Old 12-04-2011, 08:59 PM   #408
maltoftheearth
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Oct 2010
Carthage, North Carolina
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First one I ever owned became first one I ever broke today. Timing couldn't have been better, I had just taken samples from the last two beers I am going to brew this year.
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Old 12-05-2011, 05:39 AM   #409
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May 2011
Noblesville, Indiana
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I have only broken one!!! Knock on wood!

 
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Old 12-05-2011, 05:44 AM   #410
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Oct 2008
Florence, SC
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+1 this year. last one broken in the 90's


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