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Old 02-15-2012, 01:57 AM   #501
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Had the same one for almost 5 years. Broke it and another this past year. Ordered 2 to replace.
This takes it to 514.

And i'm in for 1 to make it 515.


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Old 02-15-2012, 06:41 AM   #502
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Well add mine to the count cleaning up and fell right out of my hands. Add it to the other bills this month


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Old 02-15-2012, 06:43 AM   #503
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Well add mine to the count cleaning up and fell right out of my hands. Add it to the other bills this month
=516

+5 broken for us = new total of 521.
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Old 02-15-2012, 06:44 AM   #504
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An aside that's sure to jinx me, but what the heck...

I've never broken a hydrometer. I have broken four sampling tubes - including two acrylic ones - which shatter just like glass.

Carry on...

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Old 02-25-2012, 10:52 PM   #505
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Old 02-26-2012, 12:20 AM   #506
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Geez, 522....anyone know of any stainless steel or acrylic hydrometers?

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Old 02-26-2012, 12:32 AM   #507
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I've broken 2 so far. The first, I knocked off the counter. The second, I dropped it in the tube it came in, and the bottom broke out.
I guess I didn't follow the rules, and my post didn't make it into the count.

So, the total is 524.
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Old 02-26-2012, 12:36 AM   #508
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525. Broke my 1st after 83 batches
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Old 02-26-2012, 01:03 AM   #509
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526 fell right off the counter
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Old 02-26-2012, 01:23 AM   #510
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527, smashed on the edge of kitchen sink during post clean up and sanitation of very first batched brewed


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