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Old 09-25-2010, 12:28 AM   #1
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I know there is risk of metallic tastes by using an Aluminum Kettle, however is there still that risk using an Aluminum HLT? Let me know. Thanks!

 
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Old 09-25-2010, 12:38 AM   #2
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Not in my opinion. I use an electric turkey fryer as a HLT, and haven't seen any issues with my beer.

 
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Old 09-25-2010, 12:58 AM   #3
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Read this:
http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f11/faq-...kettles-49449/
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Old 09-25-2010, 01:33 AM   #4
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As long as you create a good oxide layer on the inside, I don't think there is any risk of metallic tastes.

 
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