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Old 10-04-2008, 08:05 PM   #1
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I have a 1 gallon wine bottle... I wanna ferment in it! what size stopper shoudl i use? 1.25 inches....

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Old 10-04-2008, 08:32 PM   #2
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i use a number 6 rubber stopper for mine...for the 1 gal jug. If your talking about one of the big wine ones with a wide mouth your gonna need bigger, maybe an 8 or so.


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Old 10-04-2008, 08:37 PM   #3
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Its the E&J gallo bottle.... I do have one 1 gallon fermenter... and the stopper for that is WAAAY to big
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I use #6, it also fits a smaller apple juice bottle I use for starters. It even fits a 12oz Snapple bottle.
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you can always use razor blade to widdle it down to size,...


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