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    • I'm not responsible for anything you screw up
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    Apology I would also like to apologise to Gert for my mistake in having the "Home Distillation Handbook" freely available for download. This text is copyright, and available from his site, for US$5. This is a good book, and worth the $5. If you have downloaded it from my site here, could you please make ammends and send Gert $5 for his efforts. Tony.     This page last modified Thu, 03 Aug 2017 20:55:43 -0700