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Old 02-26-2006, 02:53 PM   #1
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I have just mixed up a muntons extract kit and realised i didnt filter enough water( a gallon short)how long is it safe to leave the mix whilst i filter 8 pints of water?

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Old 02-26-2006, 02:58 PM   #2
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Why leave it sit...go ahead and pitch your yeast now, then add the water once you've got it ready (assuming you're just talking a couple of hours). If you're taking a gravity reading take it now and adjust for the missing gallon.


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Old 02-26-2006, 03:10 PM   #3
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Why leave it sit...go ahead and pitch your yeast now, then add the water once you've got it ready (assuming you're just talking a couple of hours). If you're taking a gravity reading take it now and adjust for the missing gallon.
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Cheers for the info....i have just pitched the yeast(water will be about an hour,has got me out of shopping with SWMBO though )

 
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Old 02-26-2006, 03:16 PM   #4
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has got me out of shopping with SWMBO though
Sounds like a "mistake" you'll want to use more often, then.
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