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j_mill60

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not enough water?
« on: March 22, 2008, 08:10:46 AM »
my carboy dosnt have a 5 gal mark and im not sure if i added enough water, it has been fermenting for 16hrs already is it too late to add more water?

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Re: not enough water?
« Reply #1 on: March 23, 2008, 08:36:17 AM »
I wouldn't add water now.  Just next time be sure to make around five and a half gallons of wort.
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Re: not enough water?
« Reply #2 on: March 23, 2008, 01:49:59 PM »
If you are going to add water, boil it first to sterilize it and then cool it before adding to reduce the risk of infection.  However, unless you are way off I would probably leave it as is - it will turn out fine!

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