Originally Posted by Hackwood
Cheap cooler, a LEGALLY purchased half-barrel keg and a 100,000+ burner is almost all I needed to go 10 gallon all-grain. You'll end up "upgrading" here and there, but it will get you going.
Again, GOOD LUCK!
That's not bad. I've just gotta do it in baby steps. SWMBO actually had a big part in encouraging me to get started, and I think she's a little surprised at how much I like it and how much stuff I've already bought.