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Old 04-26-2012, 03:24 AM   #1
Apr 2012
, Connecticut
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I currently have my starter on a stir plate with a foam stopper from NB and would like to chill it in the fridge to decant.

Should I change the foam stopper to an airlock to prevent any type of contamination from the fridge or just leave it with the foam stopper?

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Old 04-26-2012, 04:45 AM   #2
Feb 2011
Lafayette, LA
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Foam is fine

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Old 04-26-2012, 12:28 PM   #3
Dec 2011
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I'd use foil but it shouldn't matter much.

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