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Old 01-19-2013, 11:38 PM   #1
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Hey all,

Do you guys think these food grade buckets from Lowes are good for brewing?

A 5 gallon bucket is only $3.97.

http://www.lowes.com/pd_356492-1152-51640_0__

 
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Old 01-19-2013, 11:41 PM   #2
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For a small batch, sure!

Does Lowe's sell matching lids?
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Old 01-19-2013, 11:45 PM   #3
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Quote:
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Does Lowe's sell matching lids?
yes, for about $1.97.

 
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Old 01-20-2013, 12:45 AM   #4
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I usually split an 8 gallon batch between 2 of these.

 
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Old 01-20-2013, 12:53 AM   #5
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Yeah perfectly fine. I will also note that at least my local Home Depot also sells white food-grade 5 gallon buckets (and lids) for dirt cheap.

 
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Old 01-20-2013, 01:07 AM   #6
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Found these too, out of stock right now.

http://beprepared.com/product.asp_Q_...t%20with%20Lid

 
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