Originally Posted by Kilgore_Trout
maybe I should just buy a bucket...
I still highly recommend better bottles, I vastly prefer them to buckets. And the bottles themselves are reasonably priced, it's just the racking adapter/valve assembly that costs a fortune.
I've got one ported bottle, and two unported. While the racking adapter works great and is more convenient, I'm not sure it's worth the price of admission. With the unported bottles, I just use my autosiphon...no big deal.