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Old 01-30-2008, 02:30 AM   #1
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what are the differences between brewing in a plastic bucket vs a glass carboy. i am using plastic as my primary and glass as the secondary. would i see a major difference if i went all glass, or all plastic?

on the topic of plastic, could i use a black bucket to block out the light so i wouldn't have to banish it to the closet (which i think is a bit colder than the kitchen.)



 
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Old 01-30-2008, 02:36 AM   #2
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Plastic can scratch, making it a tad harder to clean which could lead to infection...
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Old 01-30-2008, 02:37 AM   #3
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search around, you will find a hundred threads...

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