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Old 12-05-2012, 08:17 PM   #31
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That wasn't very helpful for me.
Neither were your answers. If you actually play along, you'll get a pretty good guess.

How do you think breweries figure out how many fermenters and kegs they need? Math holds the answers....
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Old 12-05-2012, 09:28 PM   #32
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I have 9 as well. With 6 taps flowing in 2 kegerators at home. I currently have 7 of the 9 full of homebrew, with two more batches in the ferment chamber right now. Only one of the kegs is about to kick, my stout, but I have a friend who bought a corny for HIS kegerator that I brew beer for who likes it and I'll do a double batch of stout next time around.

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Old 12-05-2012, 09:43 PM   #33
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8 ball, 2 pin and 2 sankey. All 5 gallon. 1 pin always has water the sankeys are for a portable set up and the rest rotate through a 5 spigot keg-o-rator.

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Old 12-05-2012, 09:43 PM   #34
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I sound like a gluten but I have 40 ball lock and brew 15 gal batches and some 1bbl batches. I have 10 taps two nitro and 8 reg and alot of friends !!I secondary in them as well. right now I have 7 sitting and the others are in either place

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Old 12-05-2012, 10:16 PM   #35
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I have 10 kegs. 5 are conditioning and two are in my Kegerator.

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Old 12-05-2012, 10:17 PM   #36
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8 kegs 4 always on tap

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Old 12-05-2012, 10:38 PM   #37
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I brew mostly in the winter because the conditions in my cellar are perfect for fermentation with temps at 62. I fill as many as possible and set aside for conditioning. When I'm ready to put one on tap I dry hop in the keg. It works for me.

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Old 12-05-2012, 11:25 PM   #38
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I have 8, and am ordering two more tomorrow. I never thought I'd "need" more than 2. I have room for 4 in my kegerator, and use the outside fridge for carbing and aging.

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Old 12-05-2012, 11:30 PM   #39
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I have 15 functional and 11 have something in them. Like others have said, get a pipeline going and get stuff aging that enjoys aging.

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Old 12-05-2012, 11:50 PM   #40
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12 working ball lock. 6 full at the moment. can store all 12 cold, but only four taps. about 12 more fix-r-upers that i should probably sell.

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