Come enter the BrewHardware Giveaway!


Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Bottling/Kegging > Keg Parka?
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 02-24-2010, 07:38 PM   #1
dmaraio
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Staten Island, NY
Posts: 20
Default Keg Parka?

Has anyone used a keg parka before? I am getting ready for the spring/summer and would like to take my brew to picnics and bbqs. I have looked at jockey boxes, but that might be a bit of overkill. I was also considering the party pig and the pig pen but I already have kegs and would rather stick with them.

I was looking at the 40 Below parka, carried here by Northern Brewer:



Has anyone had any success with them? Any problems? I would also be using an ice blanket in between the keg and parka.

__________________
dmaraio is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-24-2010, 07:43 PM   #2
GilaMinumBeer
In yo' garage, steelin' yo parts.
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
GilaMinumBeer's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Oblivion
Posts: 49,361
Liked 5078 Times on 4598 Posts
Likes Given: 60

Default

I see them all the time.

__________________
GilaMinumBeer is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-24-2010, 07:45 PM   #3
TheBeerNerd
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Goffstown, New Hampshire
Posts: 397
Liked 9 Times on 7 Posts
Likes Given: 2

Default

This seems a lot cheaper/easier/more effective:

DIY Beer Keg Cooler

__________________
Label and logo design available for trade.

Quote:
Originally Posted by robtotten View Post
After reviewing that, I'm confident that stir plates are the way to go! Although I'd still like to find a way to use sex toys in brewing.
TheBeerNerd is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-24-2010, 09:31 PM   #4
DKershner
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Bend, OR
Posts: 1,870
Liked 25 Times on 21 Posts

Default

I'm asking for a keglove for my birthday... =)

http://keglove.com/

DKershner is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-24-2010, 09:33 PM   #5
IrregularPulse
Hobby Collector
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
IrregularPulse's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Posts: 44,214
Liked 2829 Times on 2772 Posts
Likes Given: 130

Default

I'm building a portable cooler tap box for this summer. It'll be for 3G kegs though.

__________________
Tap Room Hobo

I should have stuck to four fingers in Vegas. :o - marubozo's mom
IrregularPulse is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 02-24-2010, 10:45 PM   #6
Cpt_Kirks
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Lakeland TN
Posts: 3,743
Liked 46 Times on 40 Posts

Default



Once I get the collar made for it, my little kegerator will hold 3 or 5 gallon kegs.
__________________
Cpt_Kirks is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply



Quick Reply
Message:
Options
Thread Tools




Newest Threads

LATEST SPONSOR DEALS