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Old 04-06-2012, 01:44 AM   #61
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Out of curiosity, does anyone know what the laws are on this?

I read on one forum it can be a felony in some states. If that's the case then I personally wouldn't risk it. Sure it's unlikely that you'll get caught but how many times have we heard of guys who have had a home brew bomb due to too much carbonation? Now imagine that same bottle of beer is on a UPS truck and the driver calls the police because he thinks something exploded in your package. It wouldn't take much for the shipper to wind up on the wrong side of the law.

 
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Old 05-13-2012, 09:25 AM   #62
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What I just read on a few govt. sites suggests we, consumers, need a permit to ship it but the retailers don't
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Old 05-25-2012, 08:12 AM   #63
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I doubt the pictures will ever be re-linked. His last post was 3 years ago.
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Old 10-09-2012, 08:13 PM   #64
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Maybe un-sticky then?

 
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Old 10-13-2012, 12:40 AM   #65
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Looks like pics died in June of 2010...

still a sticky? Did anyone save pics and can re up them?

 
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Old 10-20-2012, 03:29 PM   #66
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I think it's a great sticky... Can we get someone to rebuild it? Do we have the technology? :-)
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Old 04-22-2013, 11:53 AM   #67
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Good to know.
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Old 05-15-2013, 11:10 PM   #68
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The temperature is what concerns me. I have a few competitions I'd like to ship to in June, but with it warming up I'm not sure they would do well due to oxidation. The insulated box method sounds a bit expensive and I'm not sure it would keep it cool enough during the summer. I imagine it can get pretty hot on those trucks. What kind of experience have people had with this? Do the beers all end up oxidized by the time they get to their destination?

 
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Old 05-24-2013, 02:17 AM   #69
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Nice thread. Would love if it still had the pics but I def get the idea. Thnks.
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Old 12-20-2013, 03:30 AM   #70
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Still good thread even without pics
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