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Old 12-16-2006, 06:15 PM   #1
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Hi. Is there any reason not to use these types of bottles?? It seems so much easier than capping regular bottles....

 
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Old 12-16-2006, 07:57 PM   #2
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They're fine to use. There are some green glass Grolsch bottles out there that aren't so good unless you keep them in a dark place.
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Old 12-16-2006, 08:27 PM   #3
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Yep, as Genghis77 said, keep em in a dark place or you will skunk your beer.

 
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Old 12-16-2006, 09:36 PM   #4
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Flippies are fine, just make certain the grommets are in good condition.
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Old 12-16-2006, 11:10 PM   #5
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new grommets are cheap. I use grolsch almost exclusively now. Bought about 60 on craigs list. Change out the grommets every few batches, imho. BUt I can bottle alone using these, no partner needed!.

 
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Old 12-18-2006, 02:20 AM   #6
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I'm slowly moving towards bottling all of mine in swing caps except for the give-aways. Just make sure you get browns ones (no blues or greens).
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