*Ss Brewing Technologies Giveaway - Enter Now!*

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Equipment/Sanitation > hurricane burner spacing
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 12-09-2008, 01:11 AM   #1
nicksteck
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
nicksteck's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: St. Paul, MN
Posts: 194
Default hurricane burner spacing

i just ordered my square tube today and picking it tomorrow, building a Brutus 10 with low pressure hurricane burners. wondering any ideas on the space between the burner and the bottom of the keg

Nick

__________________
Druthers -N- Dregs Brew Haus

Kegged/Drinking: Red Hook ESB Clone
Kegged/Drinking: High Octane IPA
nicksteck is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-09-2008, 02:23 PM   #2
david_42
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
david_42's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Willamina & Oak Grove, Oregon, USA
Posts: 25,651
Liked 134 Times on 127 Posts

Default

The flames are only an inch or so tall, but I'd give it 3.

__________________

Remember one unassailable statistic, as explained by the late, great George Carlin: "Just think of how stupid the average person is, and then realize half of them are even stupider!"

"I would like to die on Mars, just not on impact." Elon Musk

david_42 is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-09-2008, 02:29 PM   #3
GilaMinumBeer
In yo' garage, steelin' yo parts.
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
GilaMinumBeer's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Oblivion
Posts: 47,786
Liked 4785 Times on 4399 Posts
Likes Given: 59

Default

I have read 4 to 5 inches is ideal.

__________________
GilaMinumBeer is online now
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-11-2008, 02:41 AM   #4
nicksteck
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
nicksteck's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: St. Paul, MN
Posts: 194
Default

i was thnking of trying to make it adjustable,

started build tonight, got it all tacked up.

this is going to be fun

thanks for the input

__________________
Druthers -N- Dregs Brew Haus

Kegged/Drinking: Red Hook ESB Clone
Kegged/Drinking: High Octane IPA
nicksteck is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-11-2008, 11:58 AM   #5
ScubaSteve
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
ScubaSteve's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: New Bern, NC
Posts: 3,674
Liked 62 Times on 46 Posts
Likes Given: 11

Default

Don't forget windshields! They save lots of heat and fuel!

ScubaSteve is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-11-2008, 01:46 PM   #6
bull8042
I like 'em shaved
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
bull8042's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Fort Mill, SC
Posts: 10,279
Liked 445 Times on 443 Posts
Likes Given: 11

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by ScubaSteve View Post
Don't forget windshields! They save lots of heat and fuel!
And keep the bugs out of your teeth!
__________________
"I brew with a water cooler and some part from the toilet." - JohnnyO

"I do gravity feed the last gallon or two through my Therminator, but I expect you could suck start a Volkswagen before you could suck start one of these. - GilaMinumBeer

"..... Bull was right." - TXCurtis
bull8042 is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply



Quick Reply
Message:
Options
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Hurricane Burner on NG not getting hot enough aaron4osu Equipment/Sanitation 12 11-30-2009 04:44 PM
Hurricane burner problem need help! JJDMusic Equipment/Sanitation 11 10-19-2009 07:36 PM
Does the Hurricane burner need a reg with NG? blk94f150 Equipment/Sanitation 11 07-14-2009 08:45 PM
hurricane burner glorifiedbusdriver Equipment/Sanitation 5 03-05-2009 01:30 AM
Hurricane burner Reverend JC All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 4 01-11-2007 01:22 AM