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Old 01-20-2011, 01:37 AM   #1
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Hello,

I've got three carboys that I would like to free up. They read at 1.008, 1.01 and 1.014. I'm going to put them into 5 gallon cornelius kegs. Will this produce to much carbonation considering their current SG readings? Aslo, I will be bottling some of this cider. What is the maximum SG reading at the time of bottling without worrying about bombs. (I wont be using champagne bottles)

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Old 01-20-2011, 05:32 AM   #2
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What is the maximum SG reading at the time of bottling without worrying about bombs
That depends on a lot of variables, but if you used an ale or wheat yeast, you can always cold crash and then carbonate in the kegs

 
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