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Old 03-07-2011, 09:22 PM   #101
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Bobby, what's the OD on the sight glass tubing?
I only use 1/2" OD.
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Old 03-07-2011, 09:24 PM   #102
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Awesome stuff. I'll hold out until you update then. BTW...is there a big difference in accuracy from a 6 inch probe to a smaller size?
Not for the worse. If anything, it puts the business end a little further into the center of the vessel to keep it away from ambient temp influence but I doubt it would be much different. I had some trouble with the 2.5" probes that I tried in this design but the 4" has been solid.
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Old 03-08-2011, 03:12 AM   #103
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Old 03-08-2011, 09:11 PM   #104
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I see you say it will not work with kegs that have a bulge. Mine has a bulge but doesn't look like as much as in your pictures. It also has typical handles on the top. Do you have an option for a keg like this? could I hammer a channel in the bulge so it would fit?

Edit after posting I found this page.

http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f51/coors-keg-110597/

That is the keg I have.

Anyone else in this boat?

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Old 03-08-2011, 11:57 PM   #105
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I actually do make one that will accommodate but it's such a rare application that I've left it off the site so that product selection doesn't get too crazy.



The only challenge at the moment is that I'm waiting for a case of those street elbows to arrive.

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Old 03-09-2011, 01:05 AM   #106
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Where does one find that install vid? Cheers.

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I actually do make one that will accommodate but it's such a rare application that I've left it off the site so that product selection doesn't get too crazy.

The only challenge at the moment is that I'm waiting for a case of those street elbows to arrive.
Could you by chance send me a pm when you have them?

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Thanks! seems very doable.

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Bobby, i have been looking for a combo for my cooler HLT. Would one of these fit a cooler? I know it is designed for a keggle or pot?

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