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Old 12-17-2012, 03:02 AM   #1
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Default Wine tank as a beer fermenter?

I was looking at and was wondering if they would be good candidates to be used for fermenting beer.

Sure the tank doesn't have a conical bottom. But other than that is there any reason these tanks could not be used for larger batches? I found some "inexpensive" tanks and it got my wheels turning.

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Old 12-17-2012, 05:47 AM   #2
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Other than the fact that they are freak'n expensive, no problem at all.
Personally, I would spend half that and get a SS conical.


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