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Old 12-12-2008, 04:38 PM   #11
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Me with my last batch o'Heiny



Fack it. Too much werk. Tried it once. Never more. Just use brown anyways. Plus, I prolly have enough bottles for 6 batches anywho.


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Old 12-12-2008, 05:18 PM   #12
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I didn't think it was difficult at all. Actually easier than scrubbing off the paper residue some bottles leave behind.

BTW, I use green and clear bottles for cider and save the brown ones for beer.
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Old 12-13-2008, 02:38 PM   #13
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Yeah, I like the heat-gun idea, too. Although I have a powerful heat-gun, I wonder if a common hair-dryer would work as well?
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