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Old 05-04-2008, 02:10 PM   #11
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So, to sanitize my 6.5 gal. carboy I only need a quart of water? How much starsan do you add?

Thx!
I mix mine in 1 gallon increments: 6ml (0.2oz) StarSan to 1 gallon water and I measure that with a small syringe (I think you can get them at the pharmacy). I like mixing 1 gallon at a time because I can just dump it back in a gallon jug when done for storage. Hope this helps.

 
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Old 05-04-2008, 08:40 PM   #12
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I mix mine in 1 gallon increments: 6ml (0.2oz) StarSan to 1 gallon water and I measure that with a small syringe (I think you can get them at the pharmacy).
+1 on the syringe. Using a syringe of the appropriate size makes a huge difference in accurate measurement.

 
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Old 05-05-2008, 12:25 AM   #13
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[QUOTE=Hawgbranch;664946]So, to sanitize my 6.5 gal. carboy I only need a quart of water? How much starsan do you add?

A couple drops or 1/2 teaspoon should be pleny.
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