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Old 10-11-2010, 01:59 AM   #1
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I am using a 10 tip burner for a Brutus and I need to find a pilot light that fits. The pilot lights for the 23 tip don't fit the 10 and I have been looking all over for the right type. The orafice for the pilot light is 1/4" pipe.

Does anyone know of a good place to look for this type of pilot light?

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Old 10-11-2010, 09:38 PM   #2
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I was having the same issue. I ended up running 1/4" copper tubing from a ball valve with a pilot assembly from honeywell at the end. has worked great for me. Here's a link to the pilot...http://www.pexsupply.com/Honeywell-Q...rner-4113000-p



 
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Old 10-11-2010, 10:41 PM   #3
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Here is how member "KornDog" addressed the problem http://www.homebrewtalk.com/gallery/...l&ppuser=14861, put a 1/4" pipe plug in the pilot opening and tap it for a #8 bolt.

 
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Old 10-12-2010, 01:46 AM   #4
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I was having the same issue. I ended up running 1/4" copper tubing from a ball valve with a pilot assembly from honeywell at the end. has worked great for me. Here's a link to the pilot...http://www.pexsupply.com/Honeywell-Q...rner-4113000-p
Thanks for the responses! In your setup, do you light the pilot manually or with an ignitor like "Korndog" uses?

 
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Old 10-12-2010, 02:52 AM   #5
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The Q314 is the standing pilot flame, light by match pilot burner, the electric ignition model is the Q345A series http://www.pexsupply.com/Honeywell-Q...Gas-14525000-p. You might be able light this with a piezo lighter from a BBQ hooked to the ignition post, have not tried this so not sure if that would work like ignition module will.

 
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Old 10-12-2010, 08:35 PM   #6
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I manually light mine. It stays lit as long as I'm mashing/heating up the HLT. I don't have a pilot on my BK burner though, I don't think it's needed.



 
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