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Old 02-09-2012, 04:23 AM   #1
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hey guys, im wondering if anyone has ever tried using a "sodastream" to carbonate by the bottle? if that would even work? im looking for any thoughts on the idea.. pros.. cons.. thanks

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Old 02-09-2012, 05:05 AM   #2
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I thought about it (more out of curiosity than interest in actually trying it). The big obstacle I see is that the Sodastream bottles are designed to screw onto the carbonator. I don't think you'd get a good seal on a beer bottle, and you'd end up just wasting a lot of co2. Even if you could carb it, consistency would be very difficult.

If you tried it I'd be interested to hear how it turned out.
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Old 02-09-2012, 05:07 AM   #3
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seen the sodastream question several times. i hear you will wear alot of beer if you try it.
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