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Old 02-26-2012, 01:27 AM   #511
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528 - slipped out of my hand and onto the concrete floor, right as I was thinking "I need to be careful with this - first time with a mill and I really want to know the efficiency."

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Old 02-26-2012, 11:52 PM   #512
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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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Old 02-27-2012, 12:38 AM   #513
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529... I am sticking to a refractometer from now on. This will be my last post on this thread!
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Old 02-27-2012, 12:41 AM   #514
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530 - my OG was way lower than my BG . . . took me a minute to realize that the glass had cracked just ever so slightly and had let a little liquid inside.
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Old 02-27-2012, 12:43 AM   #515
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531! Countertop kaboom!
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Old 02-27-2012, 12:53 AM   #516
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Old 02-27-2012, 01:00 AM   #517
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532...took og set on the counter and rolled off. Down to the LHBS tomorrow. Never broke one until reading this thread...lol...

 
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Old 03-01-2012, 04:12 AM   #518
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Lid fell off the tube and it fell out. 533.

 
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Old 03-01-2012, 06:57 AM   #519
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Do floating thermometers count? I broke mine because I am stupid, I had it in the wort while I was using my immersion chiller and I was stirring to distribute the heat to the IC... craaaack. In the wort. Not cool.

Also, I had a hydrometer testing cylinder that I managed to break... a while ago, I had left some beer in it, and SWMBO thought it'd be a good idea to pour it out, leaving a sticky residue that clouded up the bottom of the cylinder. I never bothered with it but today I got fed up seeing it so I poured acetone into the plastic cylinder. Every part the acetone touched basically cracked and lost all integrity, so I could crush it with barely a tap. Also, when I poured out the acetone it left a weird white residue all inside of the cylinder, which I am guessing was the degraded plastic.
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Old 03-01-2012, 04:32 PM   #520
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One more sacrifice to the beer gods.

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