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Old 05-20-2012, 08:42 PM   #1
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hey everyone. so I'm pretty new to brewing and kegging. I'm in the military and just got back from a deployment. i spent every day of my 4 month trip to the desert designing this keeper in my head. its almost done but I'm open to suggestions! just thought id share it with everyone. cheers!

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Old 05-20-2012, 08:48 PM   #2
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nice build..

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Old 05-20-2012, 08:56 PM   #3
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Thank you. Built it in my dads garage on leave...I had no tools but a small skill saw, a drill, hand saw with miter box, and a hammer. Next project is building me a shop with some tools ASAP!
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Old 05-20-2012, 09:32 PM   #4
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First, thanks for your service!!!!
Second, I like the design. I have absolutely no creativity and am always impressed with what others can do.

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Old 05-20-2012, 10:16 PM   #5
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Looks great...shows that you don't need a garage full of tools to build something really nice (although I'm sure it does make it faster )

Are you planning on staining the wood or just putting a clearcoat on it?

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Old 05-20-2012, 10:24 PM   #6
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reed first off, thank you for your service! Your keezer build looks fantastic. Great job!

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Looks great...shows that you don't need a garage full of tools to build something really nice (although I'm sure it does make it faster )

Are you planning on staining the wood or just putting a clearcoat on it?
Yes dark red mahogany
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Thanks everyone!

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Schwing!

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Looks great so far!

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