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Offline Oldpaddy

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Holy krausen!
« on: October 16, 2023, 02:28:37 pm »

That's a first with the spike fermenter in the 2 years I've owned it. 10-11gal, Wlp037, NBA. I've used this same yeast 3 prior times and this didn't happen.

Edit: Not showing my picture for some reason.
Here's the link: https://ibb.co/RB2qfWD

Offline House Of Ales

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Re: Holy krausen!
« Reply #1 on: October 24, 2023, 10:39:06 am »
I’m not sure what to say other then I have never seen anything like that. Quite active for sure.

Offline redrocker652002

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Re: Holy krausen!
« Reply #2 on: December 02, 2023, 01:33:09 pm »
That happened to me a few batches ago.  It was Bry97 and it was so good it clogged the airlock and the lid unsealed.  What a mess, and what a PITA to clean.  LOL.  My daughter told me she thought she heard a popping sound but didn't know what it was.  Well, I know now.  LOL.  Good luck and at least you know it is doing it's thing.