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Old 09-12-2012, 11:38 PM   #1
Aug 2012
Atlanta, GA
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Manny E.

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Old 09-12-2012, 11:55 PM   #2
Dec 2009
Greenville, South Carolina
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For a plastic carboy and a bucket style spigot it seems kind of expensive.

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Old 09-13-2012, 12:01 AM   #3
Apr 2012
Toronto, CAN
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I use a bucket w/spigot as a primary, and then straight to keg. I unscrew, sanitize and scrub the spigot every time I'm finished brewing.

I love it and I will never have any problems with it. Ok, there's always a chance however slight

Although there's the visual aspect to this carboy, I wouldn't bother with this set-up. I wouldn't want to clean a carboy, not matter how easy some people think it is

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Old 09-13-2012, 12:04 AM   #4
Mar 2012
spokane, wa
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Williams brewing would put a spigot on beer bottles if they could.
If your going to use a plastic carboy, I do think the vintage shop are better than better bottle. the smooth sides seem to drop yeast similar to glass and they have a firmer/thicker bottom.

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Old 09-13-2012, 05:46 PM   #5
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Newberg, Oregon
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So they took a plastic carboy, and put a $.25 cent hand tightened plastic tap on it and now its worth $10 more...interesting.

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