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geoffski123 05-08-2012 10:43 PM

My first mash tun build......
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Ok, so i know that there are tons of threads and pics of DIY mash tuns but i had to share with my fellow beer geeks. I am relativity new to brewing still, I have completed 5 home brews and currently fermenting my 6th. I will be trying my luck at all grain brewing in the near future. I am stoked and just wanted to share my excitement with everyone else. :mug:

geoffski123 05-08-2012 10:49 PM

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Greenbasterd 05-08-2012 11:13 PM

is that a SS washer in there? looks really thick!

Zakit24 05-08-2012 11:46 PM

Awesome good job, yea I started out with that same design.
Oh yea and make sure that washer on the inside IS stainless

geoffski123 05-09-2012 12:05 AM

Yeah they are SS.

Reaver 05-09-2012 12:13 AM

Have you leak tested? It doesn't look tight enough... I just built mine the same as yours (minus the ss braid) and I really had to get it tight

CalmNcents 05-09-2012 12:20 AM

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Looks great, how many qt. does that baby hold? I have a square Coleman 48qt. But I like the looks of yours.

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geoffski123 05-09-2012 01:58 AM

yeah that was the first thing i did. The washer inside looks loose but only because i have 2 rubber seals so the washer would not sit flush. It actually leaked when i only had one rubber washer on it. Anyway i super freaking stoked to try my hand at AG.....

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