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Old 07-22-2009, 11:01 AM   #21
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Wow, install a spigot on the side of that beast and get rolling. Now you just need 1000' of copper coil to get your immersion chiller going!
Actually, a good point.....sometimes, good luck is a two-edged sword. All I can think of is the changes in logistics required with a pot that big......starting with the fact that my little 25' copper chiller, fine for 5 gal, would be virtually useless with this thing.
As previously mentioned, installing a spigot is practically essential. Then there is getting the pot/burner up so it's more practical to drain. Then, if it's up, being able to get up to the top of that bad boy. Then there's the issue of organizing group brews (I can't imagine how I would handle almost a barrel of wort.....etc.
Of course, I'd have taken the thing too, if it was me......
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Old 07-22-2009, 03:19 PM   #22
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Actually, a good point.....sometimes, good luck is a two-edged sword. All I can think of is the changes in logistics required with a pot that big......starting with the fact that my little 25' copper chiller, fine for 5 gal, would be virtually useless with this thing.
As previously mentioned, installing a spigot is practically essential. Then there is getting the pot/burner up so it's more practical to drain. Then, if it's up, being able to get up to the top of that bad boy. Then there's the issue of organizing group brews (I can't imagine how I would handle almost a barrel of wort.....etc.
Of course, I'd have taken the thing too, if it was me......
I have a 50Ft 1/2 IC that I built for the keggle already doing 10 gallons ,Shirron plate chiller and a March pump so this will be used on a single tier system . I just need the silicon hose and QC to set it up and some time
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