Q: what size bung for a 5 gal carboy?
A: #7 stoppers would fit the glass carboys. a #10 fits the PET models
Q: How wide is the mouth on the 5 Gallon Glass Carboy bottles (Item No: 24-5156)?
Q: Hi, I would like to buy possibly 20-5gallon carboys. However I need to know the exact height of a carboy with S lock. Is it under 25" total?
A: The height of the carboy with the s airlock is 27" total. You can definitely order 20 5 gallon carboys. At this quantity, we can look at freight shipping options.
Q: can you ship california
A: Yes, we can ship to California.
Q: I need a 5 gallon carboy with no fill lines on the glass. I need it completely smooth all the way around like your 6 gallon appears in the stock photo. Do you have this type?
A: At this time all of our stock and sourced 5 gallon, 3 gallon and 6 gallon carboysd would come with the beveled or ribbed glass
Q: Where is this carboy made?
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Q: I have a weird question... could it fit a golf ball through the hole in the top if I wanted to fill it with golf balls?
They are 1.68 inches or 42.7 mm in diameter. Thanks
A: the opening on the glass carboys is 1/25" and would be a bit short of able to fit a golf ball into the opening
Q: how much does the empty 5 gal. glass bottle weigh?
A: the Carboy weighs in at just over 10lbs
Q: I plan to purchase this carboy. Would you recommend it for a 5 gallon Primary as well as the secondary that is mentioned in your description?
A: the carboys are 5 gallons to the neck, so a 5 gallon primary fermentation would be best done in a vessel with more head space to allow for krausen and off gassing while fermenting
Q: I want to use this carboy as a water storage jug. Do you have a plastic lid that can screw onto this carboy to seal it?
A: The neck of the carboy is not threaded so a screw cap would not be able top be provided for the carboys. We do sell rubberized and cork stoppers that will fit
Q: H0w much does it weigh?
Q: Thinking of buying a 5-gal glass carboy with an airlock as a gift. Person did not specify which type of airlock. Which airlock should I get? I know nothing about it. He is beginner, quickly becoming novice.
A: Either airlock would work fine with these carboys. The 3 piece prevent any suck back into the fermenter during the anaerobic pahse of fermentation, so they are better for secondary. the 3 piece are easy to disassemble for cleaning and are better for primary fermentation.
Q: I have the carboy. Need the bung and airlock only.is this possible?
A: Yes airlocks and bungs are listed separately on the site. The bung is a universal drilled bung!
Q: Can these jugs be used with water coolers? If not, could you recommend place to get 5 gallon glass jugs for water coolers? thanks
A: Jugs that fit on a water cooler generally have a unique connection to seal the opening when in use. To make sure you find a jug that will work with a water cooler, I would reccomend contacting the manufacturer of the water cooler for a suggested retailer.
Q: What is the dry weight of the 5 gal carbo / & 6 gal (glass for both)? / & how about weight of the PET ones?
Thx for any help
A: The dry weight of the 5 gallon carboy is: 11.66 pounds.
The dry weight of the 6 gallon carboy is: 13.98 pounds.
The PET 5 gallon carboy is : 1.58 pounds.
The PET 6 gallon carboy is: 1.61 pounds.
If you are concerned about carrying the carboys, we carry a product called the "Brew Hauler" that is very helpful. (Item number 24-5168).
Q: Is this glass certified lead free ?
A: We receive our carboys from Italy which are lead free. Certain carboys from Mexico have been known to contain lead.
Q: I would like to use the glass carboys you offer for a ceramic water dispensing crock. These carboys seem to be the same ones they sell in the water supply stores, only yours are much cheaper. Are your carboys lead-free? Is it safe to have water stored in them for long periods of time? Are the rubber stoppers BPA-free?
A: The difference between those carboys and ours is the size of the mouth. Our openings on the glass carboys are smaller. They are safe to store water in for long periods of time and are lead free. I called the manufacturer about your rubber stopper question and they let me know that they are BPA free!
Q: If I select the option to include a bung, with it be pre-drilled for an airlock?
A: The bung that is included in the option is a drilled bung to accommodate an airlock.
Q: how tall is this item with airlock?
A: The 5 gallon glass carboy is 26" tall with a bung and airlock
Q: HOW TALL IS THE 5 GAL GLASS CARBOY ?
A: It depends on which vendor we receive the carboy from, but currently ours are 19.5" tall. Thanks!