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Old 11-02-2009, 02:38 PM   #1
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I need to get the beer from my kegs to the taps in my six tapper kegerator . I Origionally though of doing air cooling. But after some though i think we are going to do water cooling instead. . question being is there any way to beat Micromatics trunk line for this sort of application?

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Old 11-02-2009, 04:02 PM   #2
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Make it your self,

all you will need is a small pump, 1/2" DOT air line the plastic stuff (found at NAPA) and a length of foam pipe insulation (found at lowes or home depot).

Honestly I think you could get almost everything at the hardware stores, I would use the 1/2" irrigation line.

Oh you will also want to get a roll of duct tape to seal off the insulation, I know that the tape comes in several different colors.





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Old 11-02-2009, 05:24 PM   #3
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The taps are going to be directly above the kegerator? If so, you don't need anything but a fan to blow the air up in one tower and out the other. I wouldn't use a trunk line unless I was going with at least 10 feet of tubing OUTSIDE of a cooled environment, such as in a wall.

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Old 11-02-2009, 05:26 PM   #4
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agreed, Trunk line would be overkill. Just blow the air up into the PVC from one end. Open it on both ends to it can circulate.
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