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Old 05-30-2010, 09:00 AM   #1
May 2010
Accra, Ghana
Posts: 13

Has anyone ever experienced a leakage of liquid extract shipped by mail? There are no home brew shops where I live (Fiji) and the extract has to travel a long way to get to me.


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Old 05-30-2010, 12:55 PM   #2
Aug 2007
Hermon, Maine
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Nope. I've never had one leak before.
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Old 05-30-2010, 01:27 PM   #3
Dec 2009
st louis
Posts: 126

I have never experienced a leak. In my experience, they package extract pretty well. I wouldn't worry about it at all.

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Old 05-30-2010, 04:15 PM   #4
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Oak Grove, Oregon, USA
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Only once in almost a decade. I purchased a 40 lb box of leftovers and one leaked. That was one bag out of the 8 in the box.
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