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Old 05-11-2010, 11:26 AM   #1
Sumo
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Has anyone here made 6 gallon batches in a 15 gallon conical? Does the batch come out ok? I'm about to swap my 15 gallon blichmann for a 7 gallon. I want honest feed back if you have done this before.

I rarely make 15 gallon batches and I hate to see the conical gathering dust. Especially since I know a lot of guys dream of owning one.


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Old 05-11-2010, 01:49 PM   #2
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I've done it without any problems. I'd keep it in case you decide to do some 10 gallon batches in the future.



 
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Old 05-11-2010, 02:14 PM   #3
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I have done 6 gallon batches in my Blichmann with no issues. I use it for both. There should be no issues.

 
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Old 05-18-2010, 01:12 AM   #4
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So...do you still have aforementioned fermenter?

 
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