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Old 02-21-2009, 02:39 AM   #1
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i saw a post here on how to make this but here is an ebay auction

Homebrew Boil Kettle Hop Filter! - eBay (item 180330574843 end time Feb-25-09 07:51:26 PST)


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Old 02-21-2009, 06:08 PM   #2
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that is a rip off, a 2 dollar kitchen striner will work


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Old 02-21-2009, 06:23 PM   #3
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that is a rip off, a 2 dollar kitchen striner will work
Not if you're draining from your kettle to a plate chiller......
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Talk about an exact copy of my design. I'm not even sure I'd build these if I could sell them for that price.
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Old 02-22-2009, 02:20 AM   #5
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Talk about an exact copy of my design. I'm not even sure I'd build these if I could sell them for that price.
Stainless steel mesh folded over a diptube? Yeah, that is your design...
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That folded pyramid shape is something Bobby recently did a video "how to". I've seen a lot of tacos and quesadilla shaped ones but no other pyramids.
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Not if you're draining from your kettle to a plate chiller......
good point Scuba I will whip myself 10 times the next harvest moon... i do not have a plate chiller, but can fathom the disaster that would come about using the cheap stuff and following my advise, in this case of course.

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Stainless steel mesh folded over a diptube? Yeah, that is your design...
No, that exact shape. I'm sure it's a coincidence.
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Bobby- I just watched your video before seeing this thread....I thought for sure this was yours...

I wonder why someone would be getting rid of this?
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I have no idea. I'd assume it was built specifically to sell but I could be wrong. Maybe it was built and then it didn't fit the kettle?


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