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Old 05-08-2009, 08:07 AM   #1
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Default Upside down fridge...will it kill the compressor?

So I can pick up another cheap GE mini fridge (4.4cf i think) to use as a fermentation chamber. I have one I'm going to use for kegging so I was looking at it to see how I could fit a glass carboy. The carboy fits perfectly with room to spare upside down. If I turn the fridge upside down will this harm the compressor? I don't think there is enough slack in the copper compressor lines to invert it so this idea is shot otherwise.

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Old 05-08-2009, 08:12 AM   #2
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It'll ruin the compressor if you run it upside down. This may work.
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