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Posted in thread: Kegerator, but not built from a fridge or freezer? on 03-28-2015 at 03:34 AM
I'm trying to get a display piece working for my company. We're building a kegerator into a
competitor's piece of equipment. That means ... no obvious cooling unit.The box is 2' wide, 3'
deep, 6' tall...
Posted in thread: Cooling a beer fridge without converting a dorm fridge? on 11-15-2014 at 12:57 AM
I have a 19" rack that I'm installing as a beer fridge (Silicon Valley startup). I've insulated
the space, but the dorm fridge we gutted to use as a cooling source isn't keeping up. Does
anyone have a...
Posted in thread: What's the smallest co2 bottle available? on 05-27-2014 at 10:25 PM
You can refill a paintball tank from a big tank pretty easily. The key is to remember that CO2
is stored as a liquid, not a gas. BTW, smallest paintball tank I ever found was a 3.5oz. 9oz is
Posted in thread: Stuffable insulation around shanks? on 05-27-2014 at 10:15 PM
TL;DR: what's a good kind of stuffable insulation that's easier on the hands than fiberglass
but removeable/repackable, unlike spray foam?I'm building a kegerator for work. For marketing
Posted in thread: The cure for your short hose troubles on 10-17-2010 at 01:54 AM
One word of caution with the mixers - they can clog. We had a beer that had a bit of crud in
the bottom and it clogged the mixer. I was wondering why the beer pour was so slow... no foam
Posted in thread: The 'Keezer' Project on 10-13-2010 at 12:04 AM
I may be a poor grad student, but I am definitely building one of these! Luckily I have some
mad carpentry skills, and can even make old ratty 2x4's look kinda nice. I hate to ask this
Posted in thread: Stupid keezer question on 09-05-2010 at 09:14 PM
One technique I've seen for keeping tower lines cool is to sheathe them in copper tubing that
extends ~6" into the body of the freezer. Beer line and air are terrible conductors of heat,
but copper is...
Posted in thread: The 'Keezer' Project on 07-26-2010 at 04:14 PM
Never! Thread necromancy!I've got another shameless ripoff in progress. I blame my wife. Me: "I
can get it working by this weekend. I just need to build a collar and drill for taps!"Her:
Posted in thread: Chicagoland area...Interested in 20 lb CO2 tanks? on 07-24-2010 at 01:20 AM
I might be, but I'm up in Madison so it'd have to be pretty cheap.
Posted in thread: Difference in 425SS and 525SS perlick faucets???? on 07-06-2010 at 05:09 PM
I just picked up six from RiteBrew.com: was reasonable and the faucets look good. Now to
build the kegerator...