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Old 01-12-2012, 06:11 PM   #1
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Default What size/type of banjo burner do I need?

As I stated in a previous post, I am about to begin building my brew stand. I am using keggles for 10 gallon batches. What type of banjo burner do I need. Money IS an object so I dont need to go over the top with a jet burner or anything. Thanks as always everyone. Best site on the web!!

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Old 01-12-2012, 06:16 PM   #2
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Also in the same process as you! First off, good luck! Post pics!
I was pointed in the direction of a 6" cast iron burner. They said it would boil that much.
Go to agrisupply.com, type in 6" cast iron burner. It'll come up. I just ordered 3, $12.99 each!

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Old 01-12-2012, 06:19 PM   #3
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I don't know what size you'll need but i can tell you my SQ14 is just enough to boil 7 gallons of wort in a 9.5 gallon triple bottom pot. I am looking to upgrade

So I would go bigger than that.

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The burner I'm using now is just a standard propane burner, like a turkey fryer, that has a very small, maybe 3" (?) burner on it. I do 6 gal batches, so I'm boiling 7 gal regularly, and it hasn't given me an issues bringing that to a boil.
BUT I haven't used the new system burners yet, so I can't tell you 100% that it'll boil it.. Other than what I've been told.

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Would something like this work? BG-14 HIGH PRESSURE CAST IRON BURNER - Agri Supply

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Yeah, that should work just fine! If mine proves to not be able to boil a 10g batch, that's the one id replace it with. At least on my boil kettle.
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CopperPots. thanks man. THe prices on that website are half the price of the same thing on Amazon. I will be ordering 2 this weekend. Going with the 100,000btu model.

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No problem! Someone was nice enough to share that info with me, so I thought id do the same. I spent HOURS googling suppliers looking for prices. Some gems are buried too deep, haha. Happy brewing!

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Do you remember how much shipping was?

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Just looked it up... $14.50 to Cleveland

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