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Old 07-25-2012, 05:37 AM   #1
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I have no idea how it fit into the little holes on the airlock lid, but it did, what is the chance it will affect the mead, or should I be ok?



 
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Old 07-25-2012, 06:01 AM   #2
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If the airlock was full i.e. with water/sulphite solution etc, then it was doing its job correctly. So no chance.....

I use the "s" shape type, I put water in it and half a campden tablet.


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Old 07-26-2012, 05:08 AM   #3
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Thanks for the reply, I racked the wine into a new one gallon jug and it tastes awesome

 
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Old 07-28-2012, 04:24 AM   #4
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Nice...way to man up and eat the little bastard! I usually use a bottle of cheap vodka and if they get in there they're snack!

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Old 07-28-2012, 06:07 AM   #5
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Lol well I didn't eat him, but next time maybe



 
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