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Old 05-11-2011, 07:48 PM   #31
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What are you using for the lids on these? I'm looking at picking up 1 or 2 of these but want to make sure I know what pieces I will need.
Here is the model I bought: http://www.tank-depot.com/productdet...rt=A-INFD15-19
Come's with screw on lid and female thread bottom to add valves!!!!
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Old 05-11-2011, 08:17 PM   #32
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Looks great SDB! I bought the Norwesco tank from Tank Depot a few weeks ago and I am finishing up the mount for it. I really like the trub/yeast catcher idea, I'm going to incorporate that into my set up as well. I'll have my 1st batch in it this on Friday! Great work man!
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The idea is to have the ball valve open during fermentation to catch yeast/scrub. When fermentation is complete or after a week, close valve unscrew catcher, dump/clean/sterilize and re-attach to the ball valve and open for secondary fermentation!! Same concept as the V-vessel!!
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Old 05-11-2011, 09:37 PM   #33
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Any worries about oxidation when filling the kegs?

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Old 05-11-2011, 09:48 PM   #34
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Any worries about oxidation when filling the kegs?
Nope! I still use the auto-siphon out of the top of the conical into keg:-)
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Old 05-11-2011, 09:51 PM   #35
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Well done sir. I'm definitely inspired by this build.

and i like the idea of the dry erase board on top.

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Old 05-12-2011, 02:01 AM   #36
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What are you using for the lids on these? I'm looking at picking up 1 or 2 of these but want to make sure I know what pieces I will need.
Lids came with the ones i ordered

Check out these links of the ones i bought:
http://www.tank-depot.com/productdet...rt=A-INFD15-19
http://www.tank-depot.com/Drawings%2...-INFD15-19.pdf
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Old 05-12-2011, 03:50 PM   #37
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This is where i got my 15 gallon....paid $65. Was able to pick up locally no shipping costs.

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Old 05-12-2011, 04:11 PM   #38
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I'm so glad this thread came up. These plastic conical tanks are an excellent idea for fermentor! Yet another thing to add to my build list! (Need to hurry up and finish the damned HERMs!!!)
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Old 05-15-2011, 03:56 PM   #39
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So far so good :-) No leaks with the yeast catcher!

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SDB, built my mounting shelf and racking arm last Thursday, perfect height for kegging. Brewed a dunkelweizen Friday and pumped it right into the conical. So awesome! No lifting! I took pics, but am working a 48 hr shift this weekend, so I'll post them tomorrow. Going to stop at lowes on the way home and get the pieces for the yeast catcher as well. I will definitely get another one of these, but the full drain model like you have.

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