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Old 10-14-2009, 03:43 PM   #1
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I have been trying different distances from the front of the keezer to the front of the taps. I can't bring myself to cut the holes because i'm worried it will be too far or too short a reach later... Bit OCD i guess.

What is a good reach from front wall to tap handle?


 
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Old 10-14-2009, 03:44 PM   #2
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I don't even understand the plight. If it's too far forward, you just don't have to stand as close to the counter when you're filling.

 
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Old 10-14-2009, 03:46 PM   #3
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just tell me an arbitrary number like seven and we'll be good. LOL

 
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Old 10-14-2009, 03:49 PM   #4
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32 1/4mm, that should be about as good as you can get...
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Old 10-14-2009, 04:05 PM   #5
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Too far away and you are liable to break some more of the mouldings off dat coffin box.

 
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Old 10-14-2009, 04:14 PM   #6
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The center of my tower is 17" from the front and 12" to the end of the tap. I haven't noticed any issues reaching the tap

 
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Old 10-14-2009, 04:20 PM   #7
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Stand in front of your keezer, reach your hand out to where a comfortable reach would be for a tap handle with a glass in your hand as if you were actually filling it. Go from there.
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Old 10-14-2009, 05:24 PM   #8
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better or worse its cut lol


 
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Old 10-14-2009, 06:48 PM   #9
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Oh well, THAT is ENTIRELY too far back.

 
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Old 10-14-2009, 07:07 PM   #10
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Wow! I'm not sure I like that distance. Looks a little too far back.

I hope you're not too short.
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