Last Activity:02-28-2011 1:25 PM
Posted in thread: 1/2" stainless tube supply adn bending question on 01-09-2011 at 02:40 PM
I've made simple bends in SS tubing using a circle die cut from mdf or ply and a cheater bar.
Bolt the circle to the bench and make a stop to hold the tubing from moving and use the cheater
bar for le...
Posted in thread: Disconnected the freezer in my lager fridge on 12-09-2010 at 09:17 PM
from what i understand the chiller plate or part that gets cold is in the freezer, and the temp
of the fridge opens and closes a duct from the freezer to fridge to keep the fridge at the
Posted in thread: hand pump beer line/keg cleaner? on 11-04-2010 at 03:47 PM
this it??That looks a lot like mine. There are a lot of reasons why I prefer something like
this over a keg. I only have 10 kegs, and I don't always have one empty or clean. Also, I'll
often just le...
Posted in thread: hand pump beer line/keg cleaner? on 11-04-2010 at 10:44 AM
Oh didn't see that. Really you waste more CO2 purging kegs I bet. I wouldn't worry about it I
am sure it doesn't use much.Personally, I find it much more convenient to fill a 1 gallon
container with h...
Posted in thread: Has anyone made a kegerator from a Magic Chef mini fridge? on 11-03-2010 at 02:25 PM
It is just going to depend on how big it is. I have a magic chef fridge in my office, for
example, that is about 3.5 cuft, which would not have worked.haze
Posted in thread: My peristaltic pumps on 10-19-2010 at 03:37 PM
I got ½ OD 5/16” ID silicone tubing from McMaster. It is expensive, at 3.99 per foot, but
it is much cheaper than the cole parmer stuff and works well. I'll hunt down the number if you
need it. ...
Posted in thread: Another keggle rust thread. on 10-13-2010 at 08:58 PM
Welp, I have tried everything. They continue to rust.Is there any hope of having these fixed?
(re-welded with new couplings) Or are they scrap now?Anybody know a good welder that *could*
fix them in C...
Posted in thread: Upright Freezer --> Ferm Chamber noobie needs help on 10-13-2010 at 08:55 PM
Well, I am going to go for it since the freezer was free. I will take some pictures and post
them if I can pull it off.Exactly. proceed carefully, but if you screw it up, you've only
wasted time. OTOH...
Posted in thread: Site Glass ? on 10-13-2010 at 08:50 PM
I have a very simple and cheap DIY sight glass. I used 3/8 OD polycarbonate tubing. It is
unbreakable and as clear as glass. I don't have a pic of it now, and I'm out of town for the
week. Basically, ...
Posted in thread: Weldless Fittings Leak Tips? on 10-13-2010 at 12:30 PM
is how I do mine. The locknut should thread on until it bottoms out on the nipple from the
inside, and the valve should thread on until it bottoms out from the outside.That's helpful.
That isn't how...