Oak Barrels

Any hardware used for mashing, fermenting or aging.

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jim81147
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Oak Barrels

Post by jim81147 » Sun Oct 23, 2005 6:31 am

Has anyone ever made their own barrels? To me this would just seem like a logical progression for all the handy types on the board.If you have made , or tried , care to share the outcome?

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Post by Tater » Sun Oct 23, 2005 8:08 am

I use a pot still.Sometimes with a thumper

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Post by linw » Mon Oct 24, 2005 1:37 am

That's sayin' it like it is, THM! You wonder how real coopers do it don't you? I guess it is just exact precision. Life is too short for me to try to learn to be a cooper by trial and error. But, not to say others shouldn't give it a go :)
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Lindsay.

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