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Old 07-16-2008, 12:07 AM   #1
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Default Score! $20 1/2 bbl Keg! Now what??

Scored a $20 1/2 bbl Keg today on Craigslist, ladies and gentlemen, the brewery is moving outdoors! I've really got my work cut out for me now......

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Old 07-16-2008, 12:09 AM   #2
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cut that top off

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Old 07-16-2008, 12:16 AM   #3
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cut that top off
I work for a heavy/civil construction company and don't have any power tools, good time to stock my tool chest! Whats the best tool to cut the top off? I've read the tutorials but I've read a couple different things. I'm thinking angle grinder with a metal cutting disk.
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Old 07-16-2008, 12:18 AM   #4
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4" circular grinder

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Old 07-16-2008, 12:49 AM   #5
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+1. and a loop of string to draw a good circle.
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An Ale Pail makes a perfect circle, as well....

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An Ale Pail makes a perfect circle, as well....
All very good advice! Thanks!
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PM me and I'll let you in to the secret of how to really get a professional looking keggle going:

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have you slit your wrist open on that thing yet?

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He uses Dragon Naturally Speaking to type since he can't use his hands anymore.

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