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Old 10-13-2009, 03:08 PM   #1
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Default For Sale - WTS - Monster 90+ gallon brewpot (and burner)

This massive stainless steel brewpot has been sitting in the basement of a Masonic Temple in northern Indiana for a long while. It's in great shape. It was used to brew coffee back when there were enough masons around here to need that big of a pot.

I do believe the glass sight on the thermometer might need replaced.

I personally own a 20 gallon pot and this is more than twice the height of that pot. It's 44" tall and 25" in diameter which I believe converts to a ***90*** Gallon pot. It sits on a burner (pictured).

This pot has to go.

Send me a PM if you're interested in owning this pot for beer brewing.

We're looking to get $750 out of this pot and burner.

**** Edit. Another poster calculated this at 90 gallons below so I edited. My original calculation was 72 gallons. It's a big pot.

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Old 10-13-2009, 03:33 PM   #2
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Sent PM......................

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Old 10-13-2009, 03:38 PM   #3
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Where in Northern Indiana is this located? Is this at the Fort Wayne Masonic Temple?

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Old 10-13-2009, 04:18 PM   #4
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Actually, solving for volume in cubic inches (V = ∏r²h) gives you:

∏(12.5)²(44) = ∏(156.25)(44) = (3.142)(6875) = 21602.25in³

Then, solving for cubic inches per gallon:

1 USGal = 231in³, so 21602.25/231 = 93.5 USGal !!

Might want to edit, sounds like a 90 gallon pot...

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Old 10-13-2009, 04:54 PM   #5
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Jesus, who would ever need that much coffee...

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Jesus, who would ever need that much coffee...
It's been a long morning here, I just finished my normal coffee pot. That would be a nice upgrade to keep me awake.
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well the masons drink pretty heavy so I guess you really need to sober up in the morning lol

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Where in Northern Indiana is this located? Is this at the Fort Wayne Masonic Temple?
Yes it's at the Masonic Temple on Washington Street in Fort Wayne.
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Old 10-14-2009, 11:40 AM   #9
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Lowered the asking price.

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Old 10-14-2009, 04:06 PM   #10
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It looks like the coffee filter / perkilator thing at the top would be awsome to hold hops...

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