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    Jal5 replied to the thread Best label removal hack EVER.
    That oven trick produced too much fumes for me. I may try the boiling water idea though.
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    Jal5 replied to the thread Fall juice buckets.
    Welcome! You CAN get juice buckets in PGH in the strip district look up CFP online. Nice folks and a pretty good price. They can help...
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    Jal5 replied to the thread Disassembling a floor corker.
    I have been wanting to take my Portugese corker apart for maintenance but chickened out so far. One if the best pieces of equipment I have!
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    Jal5 replied to the thread Best label removal hack EVER.
    For some reason I cannot stand the smell of goo gone! Can’t use it on my Wine bottles. I stick to heatgun then will try the baking soda...
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    Jal5 replied to the thread Must Punchers Anonymous.
    I think setting it up so that avgroup makes the wine or beer fir a specific event like a wedding or retirement party could be a seller ...
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    Jal5 replied to the thread Must Punchers Anonymous.
    There is a pub in Pittsburgh that has you brew your own beer and bottle it there. They have all the mess and keep an eye on it’s...
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    Jal5 replied to the thread Best label removal hack EVER.
    I’ve tried just about every way. My favorite is a heat gun for a couple of minutes then most will peel off. Some still need scraping...
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    Jal5 reacted to koolmoto's post in the thread Post your labels here with Like Like.
    These are beer labels that I did for a friend's brewery. I am working on some like these for my wines.
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    Jal5 replied to the thread Bottled pear wine.
    Pretty much what I did on this first batch.
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    Jal5 replied to the thread Bottled pear wine.
    Thx Joe! That pear fpac is great. I must try that next time.
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    Jal5 replied to the thread Bottled pear wine.
    thx dawg. I like the pear/apple combo and will definitely try that one. did you dice the pears and apples up or squeeze the juice out...
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    Jal5 replied to the thread Mycoderma treatment.
    It’s not bad now after sitting in bottles since May 2020 But I decant it prior to serving and that seems to dissipate any lingering...
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    Jal5 replied to the thread Bottled pear wine.
    This pear wine really grows on you. Nice balance and delicate flavor. Great chilled in refrigerator or on some ice. Will make more next...
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    I used a hand corker for several years. Even made a wooden jig to hold bottle on a table while corking. But when I bought a used floor...
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    Jal5 replied to the thread New sinks!.
    I set up a length of 1.5 pvc pipe directly to a floor drain. The sink drain goes into a short piece of pipe then to a 90 deg elbow and...
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