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Old 05-09-2006, 12:44 AM   #11
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What color looks best on a carboy ? A nice Berry Frost, or maybe a Sinful Pink ? Reckon the pink would stand out better, huh?
More like a sock monkey, really...

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Old 05-09-2006, 07:15 PM   #12
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I shouldn't be this complicated!

Just mark it with a sharpie and laminate it with some packing tape. This is what I have done and it has not faded.
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Old 05-10-2006, 04:03 AM   #13
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You know it, Lou! The color I use is Looking for Action Red.
I need to find time to brew more often.

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Old 05-10-2006, 02:55 PM   #14
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Originally Posted by freyguy
I used automotive pin striping I got from Pep Boys on mine. I just filled up the carboy with measure water, and followed the water around the carboy. I did one at 5gal and one at 5.5gal.
I think every carboy should have a racing stripe!!

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