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Posted in thread: Building a bottler filler - your feedback would be great on 08-14-2014 at 09:31 AM
Hi all,Please don't get too excited, we're not at the counter-pressure point (yet), but that's
in the works when the proof-of-concept goes according to plan.I'm kinda sick of all the either
Posted in thread: DIY 6-Pack Bottle Filler on 10-25-2013 at 05:06 PM
Just a quick thought:Be very careful when using copper/bronze piping with product. If whatever
you're filling is acidic then it will strip copper from the pipe fillings and can give copper
Posted in thread: Dr. Pepper Clone on 10-25-2013 at 12:33 PM
For a 'quick and dirty' version of Dr. Pepper take some lager, and roughly the same amount of
Coke, put in a large glass. Then take a shot of Amaretto (in the UK it's a brand called
Dissarono) and dro...
Posted in thread: DIY 6-Pack Bottle Filler on 10-25-2013 at 10:04 AM
There is another option!Hopefully the photos will work. No DIY required to put it together
other than attaching a hose with a hose-clip. I must have bottled 40,000 bottles using one of
these. And they...
Posted in thread: Easy Stove-Top Pasteurizing - With Pics on 10-01-2012 at 01:43 PM
Water at 20 degrees C will be fine, lower than that and you risk a vast thermal shock and the
explosions you mention. We drop our 73 degree bottles in to water at 20 at it's fine. At your
own risk of ...
Posted in thread: Easy Stove-Top Pasteurizing - With Pics on 09-13-2012 at 03:03 PM
190 isnt going to be enough to melt them.For what it's worth, pasteurising in standard PET
bottles is not recommended.From the point of of view of safety, there are some plastic bottles
that will leec...
Posted in thread: Can I use a beer or wine tap/faucet for dispensing soda? on 02-27-2012 at 08:25 PM
Thanks for the help guys. OK, now I have to ask the obvious n00b question. Balanced systems?I
assume from my reading that we're talking about making sure that there's the right CO2 pressure
in the keg...
Posted in thread: Nomenclature on 02-22-2012 at 10:59 PM
In the UK there's not the history of sodas - we don't even call them that over here - it's just
'soft drinks'. Soft drinks are all encompassing - fruit juices, tea & coffee etc.Because of
that a 'soda...
Posted in thread: Nomenclature on 02-22-2012 at 11:30 AM
I will be using that term - thanks!I put it in my signature yesterday when I sent an email to
Galcos Soda Pop Stop, they commented on it!
Posted in thread: Can I use a beer or wine tap/faucet for dispensing soda? on 02-21-2012 at 09:48 PM
Thanks squire!I was a little worried that beer fonts would cause foaming - obviously I was
wrong!As for the disconnects, put it this way - over here they're about £15GBP a pair. Delivery