Originally Posted by bigtex52
Why do I sense that you're not married? At my house, a boil over onto the kitchen floor means hell to pay from SWMBO!
Heh, mine can hear a starter go over from clear across the house - "uh ... what was that?" "@$%* ... - nothing!"
The setup looks great. Did you try Kal's suggestion of the ratcheting hole punch on the kettle? I'm planning to do something similar around Xmas (when it gets painful to brew outside). Planning on buying those tools in the near future.