Spike Brewing 12.5 Conical Fermenter Giveaway - Enter Now!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > DIY Projects > How to build a cheap homebrewing fermentor

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 04-24-2013, 04:30 PM   #1
wedge421
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Harrisburg, PA
Posts: 957
Liked 11 Times on 10 Posts
Likes Given: 2

Default How to build a cheap homebrewing fermentor

Hope this helps! Fermenting bucket for around $10

Use a 1/2" drill bit to drill out a hole place the grommet into the hole. A standard air lock will fit perfectly into one of these lids.

US Plastics Buckets - http://www.usplastic.com/catalog/default.aspx?catid=752&parentcatid=687
Bucket Lid Airlock Grommets - http://www.northernbrewer.com/shop/grommet-for-lid.html

__________________

The Best Homebrew and Beer Review VIDEOS on the internets:
http://www.youtube.com/user/BeerGeekNation
Buy Beer Geek Nation shirts - http://www.beergeeknation.com/store

wedge421 is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-24-2013, 04:48 PM   #2
MrNic
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Laramie, Wyoming
Posts: 1,438
Liked 622 Times on 387 Posts
Likes Given: 58

Default

Sweet! Thanks for the tip!

__________________
On Deck:
In The Fermenter:
Bottled: 'merica IPA (7.1%), Simple Saison (5.76%), Bavarian Hefeweizen (5.2%), American Oatmeal Brown Ale (5.3%), Super Session Ten Fidy Leftover Milk Stout (2.4%), Ten Fidy Clone (8.4%)
MrNic is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-24-2013, 06:20 PM   #3
wedge421
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Harrisburg, PA
Posts: 957
Liked 11 Times on 10 Posts
Likes Given: 2

Default

No problem. Hope it helps

__________________

The Best Homebrew and Beer Review VIDEOS on the internets:
http://www.youtube.com/user/BeerGeekNation
Buy Beer Geek Nation shirts - http://www.beergeeknation.com/store

wedge421 is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply


Quick Reply
Message:
Options
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Cheap conical fermentor tanks, would need some DIY action ReverseApacheMaster DIY Projects 3 02-02-2013 07:48 PM
Cheap DIY Fermentor jtf3456 Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 48 02-17-2012 12:54 AM
1 gallon fermentor idea CHEAP!! digunderground Equipment/Sanitation 6 08-18-2008 09:46 PM
Better Bottles vs. Cheap Standard Plastic Fermentor messi Equipment/Sanitation 22 01-02-2007 06:23 PM