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Old 11-12-2008, 07:28 PM   #1
Oct 2008
North Carolina
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I noticed the other morning when I woke up that there was condensation in the airlock. I have Southern Comfort in it (only alcohol I had to fill it up with), and was wondering if this is due to the weather changing outside (getting colder) or what? Any suggestions?

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Old 11-12-2008, 07:32 PM   #2
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don't worry relax have a home brew, your beer will be fine.

For further refinement of your question though it is helpful for us to know if you are using a 3 piece airlock or a snake shaped airlock...
No matter how rich you are, you can still only drink 16 or 17 liters of beer a day.

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Old 11-12-2008, 07:33 PM   #3
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It needs to be licked out ASAP. Hurry or it may explode.

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Old 11-12-2008, 07:36 PM   #4
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It needs to be licked out ASAP. Hurry or it may explode.
Now that's just not nice.

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Old 11-12-2008, 07:49 PM   #5
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Tater licks the condensation out of my airlocks, along with the vodka.

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Old 11-12-2008, 10:20 PM   #6
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Its not a problem. Actually its a good sign. Your fermentation is producting CO2. Feel free to lick or not lick. Your beer will still love you either way.

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