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Old 10-08-2010, 10:29 PM   #1
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Someone gave me a free mini-fridge but it's really small. It's 16" H x 16" D x 18" W. Those are the inside measurements.

Has anyone ever lifted the top of a mini fridge and built a collar that way? Just looking for some good ideas or I might trade it for something else.

I'm new to brewing so I have no refrigeration gear yet.



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Old 10-08-2010, 10:46 PM   #2
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You can build a fermentation chamber and use the fridge as the cooling source. Might work out well.

Kinda like this:

http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f51/dehumidifier-powered-fermentation-chamber-134315/



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Like steelers said, connect it to an insulated box and use it as a cooling source.

Here is my build:
http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f51/rrefrigerator-how-i-learned-stop-worrying-about-my-cut-coolant-line-124701/

Do a search for "cold box" to get a few other ideas.

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You can even further and build your own fridge: http://www.wortomatic.com/articles/Knews-Hound-Builds-the-Beast

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