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Old 08-25-2011, 02:45 AM   #1
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Is it ok to do say a 2.5 gallon batch in my five gallon fermenter?


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Old 08-25-2011, 02:50 AM   #2
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Yes. There you go.


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thanks. wasn't sure about amount of extra air in fermenter.
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I do this all the time. Have 2.5 gals of a Pliny clone in my 5 gal right now. It'll be fine.
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I do this all the time. Have 2.5 gals of a Pliny clone in my 5 gal right now. It'll be fine.
+1. The fermentation will purge the O2 from the headspace. It's all good.


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