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Old 11-21-2007, 01:00 AM   #1
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I just received a free 25L glass carboy from a friend that I want to use as a secondary. My beer, after evaporation during the boil and racking from primary to secondary, ends up with about 17L in the secondary. Would this be too much headspace in the new 25L secondary?


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Old 11-21-2007, 01:17 AM   #2
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It will work just fine.
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Old 11-21-2007, 01:19 AM   #3
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The headspace will fill up with CO2 and blanket the beer, say thanks to your friend!
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