The Great Bottle Opener Giveaway

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Bottling/Kegging > Kegerator "Keg Size" Questions???

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 04-14-2008, 07:22 PM   #1
earlyd
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Dexter, MI
Posts: 40
Default Kegerator "Keg Size" Questions???

I have recently acquired a kegerator from a family member. The price was right but the only problem is that it will only fit a 1/4-barrel of commercial beer. The inside dimensions are 19" wide 17.5 " deep and 20" tall. So I cannot get my 5 gal cornies to fit inside. I am sure that I am not the only brewer to have this problem. Does any one know of a way I can fabricate or buy a container that will hold 5 gallons of homebrew and fit these dimensions? I am trying not to buy 2- 2.5 gal keg's to fit one batch of beer.

It’s a shame to have to drink another mans beer when you can make your own


Please help


~d

__________________
earlyd is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-16-2008, 07:21 PM   #2
wilserbrewer
Vendor
HBT_SPONSOR.png
Vendor Ads 
Feedback Score: 8 reviews
 
wilserbrewer's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Jersey Shore, Jersey
Posts: 6,494
Liked 378 Times on 323 Posts
Likes Given: 8

Default

You could easily refill a commercial "short" quarter sanke w/ homebrew. Either increase your batch size or just fill 5 and purge the headspace w/ co2.

__________________
wilserbrewer is online now
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply


Quick Reply
Message:
Options
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Kegerator tower "up"grade; need tap handle ideas. danotts Equipment/Sanitation 4 02-19-2010 02:38 PM
What SIze Oetiker Clamp For 1/2" ID Silicon Hose On 1/2" Barbs HenryHill Equipment/Sanitation 4 08-24-2009 02:39 PM
Ale Pail vs Better Bottle "Size" Korben Equipment/Sanitation 1 02-02-2009 01:10 PM
Corny "out side" size for ratchet... is it 7/8's? RedOctober Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 13 11-28-2008 05:19 AM
"Cooler" tun size for AG brewing DrewsBrews All Grain & Partial Mash Brewing 19 01-11-2006 12:05 AM