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Old 08-18-2007, 11:48 PM   #1
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I've read that priming sugar needs to be adjusted down when kegging. While I'm not kegging yet, I am increasing the size of my bottles.

This weekend I'm bottling a 2 liter swing cap. Should I adjust the priming sugar down a little. Or will I be okay if I bottled it like I do everything else. I didn't have any problems when I did a 1 liter. But the 2 liter has me a little more concerned.


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ok, you have say 5oz corn sugar in 5 gallons... once it's all mixed in it doesn't matter the size of the bottle... I've done everything from 12oz, 16oz, 22oz, and 34oz bottles... priming stays constant.
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