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Old 02-12-2010, 12:23 AM   #1
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Wondering??

 
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Old 02-12-2010, 12:30 AM   #2
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Yes. Its actually very popular.

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Old 02-12-2010, 01:02 AM   #3
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Yes it cleans great. I find it works best with hot water. Soak overnight and you don't even need to scrub.

BUT don't get oxyclean in your beer. Anything you wash with oxy should be rinsed very well with hot water before it touches your beer.

 
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Old 02-12-2010, 01:09 AM   #4
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Yes it cleans great. I find it works best with hot water. Soak overnight and you don't even need to scrub.

BUT don't get oxyclean in your beer. Anything you wash with oxy should be rinsed very well with hot water before it touches your beer.
Careful with hot water in carboys....can crack em.
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