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5 PACK Airlock - 3 Piece for Homebrew Fermenting

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  • Made of durable plastic
  • Airlocks are another one of those necessary pieces of equipment for every homebrewer.
  • If you ferment in a carboy or bucket this 3 piece airlock is a must!
  • It’s a popular alternative to the triple ripple type of airlock because it can be taken apart and cleaned, and is easy to fill.

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  • Made of durable plastic
  • Airlocks are another one of those necessary pieces of equipment for every homebrewer.
  • If you ferment in a carboy or bucket this 3 piece airlock is a must!
  • It’s a popular alternative to the triple ripple type of airlock because it can be taken apart and cleaned, and is easy to fill.
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Airlocks are another one of those necessary pieces of equipment for every homebrewer. If you ferment in a carboy or bucket this 3 piece airlock is a must! It’s a popular alternative to the triple ripple type of airlock because it can be taken apart and cleaned, and is easy to fill. (However we do sell the triple ripple type (FE371) in case you are used to that type and would like to stay with it.)

While a simple device not all airlocks are the same. Some other designs have only a couple holes in the plastic lid and this can cause the airlock to pop out during an active fermentation. Our design features multiple holes that allow CO2 to escape easily. Additionally some other airlocks have a cross hatch design on the bottom. We have found this more easily leads to Krausen clogs and the airlock being pushed out of the fermenter. Ours is open, allowing Krausen foam to enter the airlock if necesary. Better to clean your airlock out than to find it laying on the floor next to your fermenter 3 days later.

Another cool feature of this 3-piece airlock is that 1/2" ID Silicone tubing will fit onto the center post for use as a blowoff. In the cases where you are using a yeast known to produce lots of Krausen (wlp002 from White Labs or 1968 from Wyeast for example) remove the top cover, remove the plastic 'hat', and install the silicone tubing. Run the silicone tubing into a jar or bucket of water. When fermentation dies back down remove the tubing and replace the hat and cover.

Please Note: Airlock only - stopper not included.

Shipping

  • FREE Shipping on most over $75 shipping within the contiguous U.S.*
  • ExtraCare Glass items' shipping is calculated at checkout.
  • Most in-stock orders ship the following business day.
  • Standard ground shipping typically takes 2-5 business days in transit
    • please note: we are experiencing delays in some fulfillment centers due to COVID-19. 

    FedEx / UPS / USPS Shipping:

    • FREE over $75*
    • Flat rate $7.95 under $75*
    • 2-5 business days in transit
    • Does not require Signature

    *Free & Flat Rate shipping is only available in the contiguous U.S. Some exclusions apply, including ExtraCare Glass items, special order items, and non-standard items.

    Returns

      We're committed to your total satisfaction. You may return your items within 30 days of their delivery. Please follow the instructions below.  

        Return Eligibility:     

        • Returns must be in brand new condition.     
        • Items must be returned in their original packaging.     
        • Items must include all parts, pieces, and manuals.     
        • Items cannot be assembled or used in anyway. 

        Restocking fees are typically not applied, however, in some cases a restocking fee not to exceed 30% will be withheld from your returned merchandise total.  Shipping costs are non-refundable.

        If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us!

         

        Customer Reviews
        5.0 Based on 2 Reviews
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        Filter Reviews:
        MB
        07/04/2021
        Mike B.
        United States United States
        Excellent product

        I love these airlocks. Much easier to clean and maintain over the single piece versions.

        RS
        12/18/2020
        Robert S.
        United States United States
        My first order from Keg Factory

        My experience was very good! Cant wait to shop again with Keg Factory

        Product Overview

        Airlocks are another one of those necessary pieces of equipment for every homebrewer. If you ferment in a carboy or bucket this 3 piece airlock is a must! It’s a popular alternative to the triple ripple type of airlock because it can be taken apart and cleaned, and is easy to fill. (However we do sell the triple ripple type (FE371) in case you are used to that type and would like to stay with it.)

        While a simple device not all airlocks are the same. Some other designs have only a couple holes in the plastic lid and this can cause the airlock to pop out during an active fermentation. Our design features multiple holes that allow CO2 to escape easily. Additionally some other airlocks have a cross hatch design on the bottom. We have found this more easily leads to Krausen clogs and the airlock being pushed out of the fermenter. Ours is open, allowing Krausen foam to enter the airlock if necesary. Better to clean your airlock out than to find it laying on the floor next to your fermenter 3 days later.

        Another cool feature of this 3-piece airlock is that 1/2" ID Silicone tubing will fit onto the center post for use as a blowoff. In the cases where you are using a yeast known to produce lots of Krausen (wlp002 from White Labs or 1968 from Wyeast for example) remove the top cover, remove the plastic 'hat', and install the silicone tubing. Run the silicone tubing into a jar or bucket of water. When fermentation dies back down remove the tubing and replace the hat and cover.

        Please Note: Airlock only - stopper not included.

        About The Vintage Shop

        Manufacturer of Wine & Beer Products Since 1969.
        The Vintage Shop has been a pioneer in the manufacturing of products for the home wine and beer industry since 1969. Due in equal parts to our professional staff and state-of-the-art equipment we have been able to create the highest quality beer and winemaking equipment available on the market today. We want nothing more than to provide serious wine and beer makers the opportunity to produce a custom product of exceptional quality.

        Shipping

        • FREE Shipping on most over $75 shipping within the contiguous U.S.*
        • ExtraCare Glass items' shipping is calculated at checkout.
        • Most in-stock orders ship the following business day.
        • Standard ground shipping typically takes 2-5 business days in transit
          • please note: we are experiencing delays in some fulfillment centers due to COVID-19. 

          FedEx / UPS / USPS Shipping:

          • FREE over $75*
          • Flat rate $7.95 under $75*
          • 2-5 business days in transit
          • Does not require Signature

          *Free & Flat Rate shipping is only available in the contiguous U.S. Some exclusions apply, including ExtraCare Glass items, special order items, and non-standard items.

          Returns

            We're committed to your total satisfaction. You may return your items within 30 days of their delivery. Please follow the instructions below.  

              Return Eligibility:     

              • Returns must be in brand new condition.     
              • Items must be returned in their original packaging.     
              • Items must include all parts, pieces, and manuals.     
              • Items cannot be assembled or used in anyway. 

              Restocking fees are typically not applied, however, in some cases a restocking fee not to exceed 30% will be withheld from your returned merchandise total.  Shipping costs are non-refundable.

              If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us!

               

              Customer Reviews
              5.0 Based on 2 Reviews
              Write a Review Ask a Question

              Thank you for submitting a review!

              Your input is very much appreciated. Share it with your friends so they can enjoy it too!

              Filter Reviews:
              MB
              07/04/2021
              Mike B.
              United States United States
              Excellent product

              I love these airlocks. Much easier to clean and maintain over the single piece versions.

              RS
              12/18/2020
              Robert S.
              United States United States
              My first order from Keg Factory

              My experience was very good! Cant wait to shop again with Keg Factory


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