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From: Dr. T. Andrews <ki4pv!tanner@uunet.UU.NET>
Subject: Re: [grolsch bottles & explosions]
Date: 1989-10-22 11:39:58 GMT

) ... Grolsch bottles. The rubber gaskets allow excess pressure
) to leak out.
It has been my experience that the rubber gaskets (esp. the
replacements, which are thicker than the originals) will in
fact do a good job of holding the pressure. When too much
pressure is held, the bottles explode. I've cleaned up after
several.
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