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Old 04-18-2009, 04:43 AM   #1
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I just built this last weekend. I'm trying to simplify brewing a little bit.

Here's the mostly finished product.

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Here's the step by step build up.

A lovely pile of wood.

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Bottom frame. I used a Kreg pocket jig to screw the frame together.
It made it simple to build!

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Close-up of the pocket joint holes.

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Attaching the front and rear vertical members.

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Middle members.

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Cross and side bracing.

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We have a frame!!

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Corner bracing for casters added.

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Casters. The most expensive part of the build! They don't fully rotate 360° so I have to lift and push from the opposite direction I want it to roll.

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