Q: Greetings, I'm trying to find out how tall these are to make sure they fit. Thanks
A: 22.75" tall, 12.5" in bottom diameter
Q: How much is “standard shipping “ on a 6.5 gallon jug?
A: shipping fees will be based on postal code but a quote can be viewed before ordering. Add the items you intend to order to the cart and enter your shipping state and zip code into the calculator for the rates to be shown before making payment
Q: Will a quarter fit in the opening? Using it for a piggy bank
A: this should fit most coins quarter size or smaller
Q: What is the heat rating for this? I would like to bring the contents to a boil if at all possible.
A: This container is not rated for higher temps and is not borosilicate.
Q: Which style carboy cap work on this type of carboy?
A: Item ID 24-4605 would work on this particular carboy style
Q: Are your carboys really well packed so they won't break in transit?
A: We do use a larger package with sufficient packing material to do our best to limit any possible damage in transit
Q: Thank you for your reply. One more question:
If the carboy were to be cracked or broken upon arrival, would you replace it free of charge?
A: if/when this were to occur we would work with the shipping company to honor a claim and process a reshipment as needed from there
Q: who manufactures this carboy
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Q: Would you recommend the plastic or the rubber bung for this carboy? I am planning on using this carboy ageing my beer. Thank you
A: Either the harder silicone or ruberrized bungs would work fine for sealign the conatiner. I am a bigger fan of the rubberized #7 bung myself but this is jut matter of preference on my end.
Q: I am looking for a carboy like this that is about 2 ft tall x12to 18 in. In diameter. Is this a similar size? Also, I do not want any etching or engraving or raised glass lettering on it Does the carboy pictured have these?
A: The diameter is about 13" and the height is about 20.75". The sides are smooth, but there are some grooves and lettering on the bottom.
Q: What is the circumference of that carboy?
A: The circumference is 40"
Q: Is this carboy flat on the inside of the bottom?
A: There is a 1/4" rise on the bottom of the carboy.
Q: Where is the carboy made?
A: Our current batch of carboys are coming from Italy.
Q: What carboy handle fits this item?
A: The 6.5 gallon carboy handle item #40-1115 will fit this carboy.
Q: What blow off tube should we use with this carboy?
A: The 1" Blow off tube (item #24-4856A) work well with this carboy.
Q: I'm looking into starting home brewing. My question is, what are Carboys used for in the process of fermentation?
A: A 6.5 gallon carboy is typically used to ferment 5 gallons of beer instead of using a 6.5 gallon bucket. Brewers then transfer this 5 gallons into a 5 gallon carboy after fermentation ends to cut down on head space and further clear their beer.
Q: I'm looking for a 6.5 gallon glass jar that does not have ribs on the outside.
A: What has happened is, we used the same pic for all our carboys. I assure you our 6.5 gallon carboy does not have any ribs.
Q: What size drilled rubber bung fits the 6.5 gal glass carboy? Thanks,
A: We find a #7 bung or the small universal bung fits best on the 6.5 gallon glass carboy.