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Old 06-29-2010, 01:48 AM   #1
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I'am plaining on doing some serious brewing the next couple of months and i was looking at buying a outdoor burner so i can do all my brewing in a garage. I was looking at a Bayou Classic SQ14...what you guys thing??

 
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Old 06-29-2010, 01:54 AM   #2
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The SQ-14 is a fine burner and used by many brewers. Me included.
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Old 06-29-2010, 01:58 AM   #3
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I just started using the SQ14. It is very sturdy and stable. I have used it twice already.
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Old 06-29-2010, 02:50 AM   #4
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I love mine, heats 6+ gallons of wort to boiling in about 15 minutes and keeps it rolling with minimal propane. I usually get about 5 brews out of a normal grill propane tank. It'll also fit a keggle if you plan on upgrading.

 
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Old 06-29-2010, 04:01 AM   #5
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Another SQ14 user here. I love it. The best part about it is the stand, which some of the other burners are severely lacking. But I use it for my all grain batches and it heats 7-8 gallons with ease.

 
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Old 06-29-2010, 04:20 AM   #6
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It's great. Plenty-o-BTU's. The big square surface and base means no knocked over brew pots. Wouldn't want to brew with anything else.

 
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Old 06-29-2010, 01:59 PM   #7
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I too have the SQ-14 and it is a great burner. Love the stand/base. Gets the wort to a boil plenty quick too.

Another good topic on these burners here.
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Old 06-29-2010, 02:45 PM   #8
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I have the SP-1. It's wicked powerful (185,000 BTU) and very affordable. You can pick one up for under 40.00

In comparison the SQ-14 is 55,000 BTU and costs just over 50.00

 
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Old 06-29-2010, 05:33 PM   #9
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+1 for sp1

 
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