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Old 02-24-2014, 05:04 AM   #21
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But damn, that's an expensive piece of equipment to cut open if it's still operating!
I agree, why ruin it if it ain't ruined?

Why don't you make some Bulgian beer with it.
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Old 02-24-2014, 09:50 AM   #22
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I worried about the ability to properly clean a counterflow chiller, hence my love affair with my immersion chiller. I doubt I could be convinced to convert to a chill plate type design unless it could be disassembled, cleaned and reassembled. Thanks Jamil for making me a germaphobe!
This is my issue too. I back flow,pbw, bake, then CIP before I brew and I still worry. With the dent it mine I worry now that there is a crevice that gunk will hide.


Sabco makes this model, but looks like they jacked the price up to $750, was like 600 a week ago for a smaller plate version.

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