Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > DIY Projects > Kegerators and Keezers > If You Have To Build A Kegerator All Over Again
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 05-03-2010, 05:46 PM   #11
kmat123
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Bend, OR
Posts: 320
Liked 4 Times on 3 Posts

Default

If I had to build my keezer again I'd add a rolling base on casters. I did this recently and it makes moving it around much easier!


__________________
Empire Brewing - Bend, OR
http://empirebrewing.wordpress.com/

Fermenting: Guv'nor ESB
Kegged: Ominous Black Ale, Molotov IRA, 2011 Below Zero Barleywine, Cream Dream Stout, Amarillo IPA, Apfelwein
kmat123 is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 05-03-2010, 07:40 PM   #12
Bensiff
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Bensiff's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: , Washington, the state
Posts: 4,806
Liked 368 Times on 288 Posts
Likes Given: 54

Default

I have a plan to do a bigger and better kegerator someday, but that someday will be when I have a bigger and better house. The vision is to build a cold box seamlessly into the counter space and have access from both front and top. Front to make loading and unloading easy, top to make running the lines easy as I imagine one day I will get old and lifting kegs from the top will be hard on the back and reaching into the back of a front loader to straighten out the lines will be hard on the body as well.


Bensiff is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 05-04-2010, 12:51 AM   #13
bakins
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: West Georgia
Posts: 731
Liked 5 Times on 5 Posts
Likes Given: 1

Default

If I had it to do over, I'd use an upright freezer. It kills my back to lift kegs in and out of my chest freezer. And it's a PITA to clean.
__________________
No sparge, no chill, no MLT, no HLT, no propane, no worries...
bakins is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 05-04-2010, 01:04 AM   #14
ScottishPete
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
ScottishPete's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Fayetteville, NY
Posts: 96
Liked 1 Times on 1 Posts

Default

Just pulled the trigger on a 25 cu ft chest freezer ... will try to document this build
ScottishPete is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 05-04-2010, 01:36 AM   #15
EricCSU
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Austin, TX
Posts: 1,165
Liked 59 Times on 30 Posts
Likes Given: 1

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by ScottishPete View Post
Just pulled the trigger on a 25 cu ft chest freezer ... will try to document this build
Sweet!

__________________
Kegged: Belgian Dark Strong (8.9%abv)

Fermenting: Arrogant Bastard Clone, BCS Dry stout

Planned: Rye IPA, ESB, Oatmeal Pale Ale, Rye Amber

Can You Brew It Recipe Database
Convert an all grain recipe to extract
Hop Substitution Chart
EricCSU is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 05-06-2010, 07:03 AM   #16
kegtoe
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
 
kegtoe's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Stevens Point, Wisconsin
Posts: 1,438
Liked 17 Times on 16 Posts
Likes Given: 24

Default

not a god damn thing!!!!! ilove my keezer

CHeck out my pics in the link below


kegtoe is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
My Kegerator Build OxBrew Home Brewing Photo Forum 21 05-10-2014 12:43 AM
Kegerator Build wraith264 Kegerators and Keezers 1 10-06-2009 02:34 PM
I want to build a kegerator RDLJr Bottling/Kegging 9 06-08-2009 05:21 PM
Kegerator: Build or Buy? imaguitargod Bottling/Kegging 43 04-10-2009 03:11 PM
Kegerator - Buy New or Build? RoaringBrewer Bottling/Kegging 9 10-23-2007 07:10 PM


Forum Jump

Newest Threads

LATEST SPONSOR DEALS