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Old 10-23-2011, 03:25 PM   #1
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Default Coffin keezer bar build has begun

Finally have the chest freezer to begun the build. Bought the 2x4s a few days ago and now I can begin. Got the inspiration from cruelkix and jetlink1983. Hopefully it comes out as nice.

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Old 10-23-2011, 11:18 PM   #2
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Taking a little break at the moment. Here's an update

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Old 10-24-2011, 12:57 AM   #3
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Subscribed! I love following these things. Looks like your off to a solid start.....keep up the good work. Check out my keezer thread in my signature line for some ideas related to coffin cooling, temp. controls, etc. Let me know if I can help in any way. Keep the progress and pics. a comin'.

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Old 10-25-2011, 07:19 PM   #4
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Good start! I will keep my eye on this!

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Old 10-25-2011, 07:23 PM   #5
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good luck! I finally got my freezer a few weeks back and will eventually need to venture down this route but I don't think it will happen until sometime early next year as I still need to get my single tier built.

So for now I just have a chest freezer sitting nicely at 34 degrees (modified the internal thermostat) with some picnic taps inside. At least I can have beer on tap even if it doesn't look fancy yet.

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Old 10-25-2011, 07:26 PM   #6
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Congrats on going with the Coffin design...a bit more work and money, but SO worth it for the finished product!

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Old 10-25-2011, 07:27 PM   #7
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Old 10-26-2011, 01:21 AM   #8
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Tough to make progress with a sick wife and a 1 and 3 year old but I've been able to sneak in an hour here and there.

Still don't know what the finished product will look like since the boss lady keeps changing her mind, but I'll take it at least she's letting me build it.

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Old 10-27-2011, 10:39 PM   #9
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Kids were napping wife went to the store.....little bit of progress

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Old 10-29-2011, 12:51 AM   #10
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Little more work. It opens!!! Just need to put a couple more pieces for support. I'll probably add some shelves next

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