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Old 05-15-2012, 12:36 AM   #1
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Ran across a sump pump today at the local scrap yard, It looked bran new..so i figured the 15.00 they wanted for it was worth a shot. We needed a keg/carboy washer anyway I happened to have a 15 gallon Snake that we had outgrown and was getting ready to drop off at the local scrap yard so I figured what the heck I would take the pump home and make up a carboy/keg washer..thinking I had enough 1/4" tubing to attach the pickup and gas lines...fail...I didn't but
I had enough copper and connections to assemble the unit - the keg conecgtions...tomorrow any way here's some pics of the unit. A 6.5 gallon carboy sits in the hole that was cut in the keg originally, soda kegs will fit down inside..

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Old 05-15-2012, 12:49 AM   #2
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That last shot is... disturbing.

Seriously though, looks good! Hope the test run goes flawlessly!

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That last shot is... disturbing.

Seriously though, looks good! Hope the test run goes flawlessly!
Lol, ya you don't want to be looking at from that angle when it's pluged in...could loose an eye..
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