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Old 01-29-2013, 06:06 PM   #11
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Out of curiosity, what kind of chillers do you guys have? Does anyone think one brand is more prone to clogging than another?
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Mine is a counterflow chiller. The internal tube is 3/8 ID, so any system that uses the same size line has the same risk.

However this was the first time I've ever had a clogging problem in years of use. The more I think about it, I may rig some simple, sanitary mechanism so I can backflush the chiller with hot wort if this happens again.
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