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Old 02-08-2011, 05:25 PM   #1
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Default Do these look like they are worth $70 ea?

http://denver.craigslist.org/for/2199677200.html

I texted her and was told that they have been in storage for quite a long time and never used She said they might need new O rings and valves. I told her based on that info I could offer no more than $30/keg. Think that is fair?


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Old 02-08-2011, 05:27 PM   #2
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Yeah that is fair. Wow 70 bucks that seem like alot for used cornies!



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They are nice but how often are your kegs on display? 30 bucks would be fair though. You would have nicer kegs than me but then again, so what?

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Those look like they are in really good condition. Might come up 5 or 10 tops.

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I personally dislike the ones with one handle but $30 is fair.

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$70 each is retarded if they are anything but new. Sure they look to be in good shape, but you can still find good used ones for $25 if you look. The insides are always shiny, and that's what matters.

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Thanks all for the validation. I thought $70 was way too high for kegs of questionable integrity. Not saying they are bad but if I have to go through the trouble of taking them apart to clean, replace O rings, and perhaps some parts then I am not going to pay a premium price

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$70 each is retarded if they are anything but new. Sure they look to be in good shape, but you can still find good used ones for $25 if you look. The insides are always shiny, and that's what matters.
$25 kegs are becoming rare these days. the general going rate for a used keg has climbed to $40 in the past two years.

But, yeah.... $70 a pop is a steal if they are brand new, and a rip off if they are used.
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http://denver.craigslist.org/for/2199677200.html

I texted her and was told that they have been in storage for quite a long time and never used She said they might need new O rings and valves. I told her based on that info I could offer no more than $30/keg. Think that is fair?
If your going to Denver for these you can buy new ones here.
http://store.brewhut.com/balllockkeg-pepsi5gallon.aspx
or used ones.
http://store.brewhut.com/balllockkeg-pepsi5gallonnonreconditioned.aspx
This was my go to shop when i lived in Denver.

Paying that much for kegs is ridiculous.
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$25 kegs are becoming rare these days. the general going rate for a used keg has climbed to $40 in the past two years.

But, yeah.... $70 a pop is a steal if they are brand new, and a rip off if they are used.
I agree. I got 2 from BMW for $40 each with $7 shipping and they came with a free set of O rings. Typically when people have something brand new and never used they state it in their add. I got a text back from them saying that Williams Brewing sells these reconditioned for $99. Hmmm did not see that on their site. Perhaps they will find some buyers or will take me up on my offer


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