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Old 06-18-2010, 02:30 AM   #1
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Found a 20 cu ft chest freezer today for $100. Already have completed my keezer build a few months back so time for a fermentation chamber/cold storage for the extra kegs. Testing out the size I've already managed to get 6 carboys/brew buckets in it and 3 kegs and there's still plenty of room for another 3 kegs plus room for hop/yeast storage in the basket over the compressor and 2-3 six packs on top of the compressor.

I'm feeling like a kid at Christmas.

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Old 06-18-2010, 03:53 AM   #2
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That's frickin' sweet--congrats!
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Old 06-18-2010, 04:54 AM   #3
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I was stoked when I scored a $25 pre-cut Sanke...after months of patient searching. Congrats!
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Old 06-18-2010, 10:23 PM   #4
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I search CL at least twice daily. I haven't seen it, yet, but my wife picked up a 24 cu ft chest freezer for me for $200. All the keezer components are en route in Brown trucks. They'll be waiting for me whne I get home in a couple weeks
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Old 06-18-2010, 10:34 PM   #5
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Congrats! You'll love it. You should be able to store 12 five gallon kegs and 2 three gallon cornies or other stuff in it.

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Too funny Ed. I use blue painter tape to ID my kegs as well! But where are all the beer lines? Mine looks like a rats nest in there.
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Too funny Ed. I use blue painter tape to ID my kegs as well! But where are all the beer lines? Mine looks like a rats nest in there.
That's just cold storage. I have 3 faucet kegerator in the kitchen.
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If I get to the point where I need to keep 12 kegs in cold storage then I am A) making too much beer or B) not drinking enough. Hopefully 8 filled at a time should be enough (4 active in keezer and 4 in this one). Maybe add a couple others if I do some lagering in the kegs.
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I search CL at least twice daily. I haven't seen it, yet, but my wife picked up a 24 cu ft chest freezer for me for $200. All the keezer components are en route in Brown trucks. They'll be waiting for me whne I get home in a couple weeks
Wow...are you doing a collar and taps on the 24cu ft? that is going to be a monster if so!

Now a few corneys and a sanke or two...that might be bad ass.
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