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Old 01-13-2008, 05:50 PM   #1
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Default cross threaded post on corny keg

the outlet post that the lock screws onto is cross threaded.Im going to try and rethread it but it looks like its to tight of space.i hate to throw a 45$ keg out has anyone had one do this and fixed it?

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Old 01-13-2008, 07:25 PM   #2
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You paid $45 for one keg? Ouch. The going rate is like $25 shipped.

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Old 01-13-2008, 07:35 PM   #3
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sell it for stainless scrap metal... get a new one...

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25$ shipped from where?

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Old 01-13-2008, 08:15 PM   #5
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I took a dremel with a small cutoff wheel and salvaged a nice 10 Gallon corny I got for dirt cheap
Wish I could find another, I just watched pedalbikers go for over $200 on ebay yesterday

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A lot of deals show up on Ebay on 4 kegs shipped for $100. Depending on where you are, this is cheap too:
http://www.rcbequip.com/item180018.ctlg

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Old 01-14-2008, 12:30 AM   #7
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And of course, there's always insco - just check the Classifieds subforum and send him a PM for shipping rates.

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And of course, there's always insco - just check the Classifieds subforum and send him a PM for shipping rates.
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I got 4 from him, they rocked clean and pressurized!
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