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Old 01-04-2011, 12:38 PM   #111
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Just picked up one of these freezers for $80 on craigslist .... let the fun begin ...

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Old 02-17-2011, 06:04 PM   #112
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Nice article in Brew Your Own.

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Old 02-18-2011, 12:21 AM   #113
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I'm replicating this exact keezer starting tomorrow using the same freezer and temp controller. Hopefully it comes out as good as the one in BYO. I'll post pics later

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Old 02-18-2011, 12:39 AM   #114
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Very nice!!!

Looks just like the one featured in the issue of BYO Magazine that just arrived

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Old 02-18-2011, 01:04 AM   #115
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Very nice!!!

Looks just like the one featured in the issue of BYO Magazine that just arrived
Thank you, and yes it is the kegerator featured in the March-April issue of BYO. I wrote that article around Thanksgiving 2010. We can include more details here in this forum than would fit into the magazine article.

My first publication, I am stoked!

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Old 02-19-2011, 11:40 PM   #116
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I have had four Cornelius kegs in it, that's three on the floor and one on the hump. I think it would be possible to squeeze in a fifth, but one would have to build a little shelf extending the hump a bit. And, yes, I use all four taps when I am lucky enough to have four full Cornies.
Would it fit four ball lock cornies and a 5lb CO2 tank inside?
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Old 02-19-2011, 11:50 PM   #117
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Would it fit four ball lock cornies and a 5lb CO2 tank inside?
Very tightly, with the CO2 on the hump, I believe.

Mine with 3 cornies and 20# tank:

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Old 02-20-2011, 12:00 AM   #118
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Is that the Frigidaire 7.2cf freezer? I got my frigidaire yesterday, and I can fit 4 cornys (snugly) on the bottom, and 2 additional on the hump.
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Old 02-20-2011, 03:34 PM   #120
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What's the lengths of those beer shanks? I've been searching for 3 inch stainless shanks or one piece nipple shanks and I cannot find anyone that has them in 3/16" bore. My beverage line is 3/16", so I thought that I need 3/16" bore. I see a lot that are 1/4" bore.

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