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Old 06-05-2012, 06:33 PM   #1
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Just bottled my hefe weizen in recycled erdinger bottles. A friend of mine saves them for me from his restaurant!!. I wash them and sanitize them, but I have a very dificult time trying to cap them, I have the red baron capper and regular caps. Is there a special bell or caps for this bottles?

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Old 06-05-2012, 09:59 PM   #2
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I think your best option is to use a bench capper. I have used the same style of bottle with success using standard caps and the bench capper.

 
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Old 06-05-2012, 10:30 PM   #3
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Thanks, ill go to my lhbs, and get one.
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