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Old 04-26-2011, 11:28 PM   #11
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This is such an expensive hobby! My wife is gonna kill me lol
Just tell her everything is on sale and you have to get it now before someone else scoops it up. That has worked for me in the past but I think she's on to me. Hahahahahaha, on a serious note though a refractometer is the only way to go.
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Old 04-27-2011, 02:02 AM   #12
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Just dont let her know about it , if she asks, you've always had it =P
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Old 04-27-2011, 03:58 AM   #13
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Lol I sold my car for 2000 and I said to the mrs it's in savings..... I spent it on the tank whoooops, just blag it lol
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Old 04-27-2011, 02:34 PM   #14
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Old 04-27-2011, 02:41 PM   #15
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Hydrometers are no where near as accurate as refractometer. Given the choice, you should always uses the latter.
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Yep I just got a refractometer. Was amazed how far off the hydrometer was. Hydro was saying 1.024 and refrac said it was really 1.028. Doh!!
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Old 04-27-2011, 03:45 PM   #17
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That's about how mine was.
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