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Old 02-26-2013, 08:59 PM   #1
May 2011
Brownfield, Texas
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What effects will cold temperature have on on my beer if the temp in the room dropped to 45ish and stayed for 24 hrs on day 2-3 of fermentation? Used safale us-05, 1.082sg

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Old 02-27-2013, 06:15 AM   #2
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Might slow fermentation, but low temps don't damage the beer, if dramatic, it could put the yeast to sleep.
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