single piece lids and bwb

ljpother(3a)July 27, 2011

How tight do you screw down a single piece lid to use a boiling water bath?

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digdirt2(6b-7a No.Cent. AR HZ8 Sun-35)

Which lids specifically - varies some from type to type?

In general it is finger tight just as normal but then unlike the 2 piece, re-tighten when jars are removed from the BWB and wait for the button to pop.

Dave

    Bookmark   July 27, 2011 at 2:42PM
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ljpother(3a)

Dave,

Thanks

I'm reusing pasta jars. I know it's not the recommended approach. However, up to now I've just hot packed.

    Bookmark   July 27, 2011 at 9:55PM
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