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Old 11-24-2010, 03:19 AM   #1
Mar 2008
Fort Wayne, IN
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So I saw an ad for in zymurgy, I think. The website leaves a lot to be desired, but I think this could be of interest to me. Anyone bought the box of beer magnets that could comment on it? Quality, # of magnets, cost, etc.? I've been meaning to call, but I haven't had a chance with my work schedule.

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Old 11-24-2010, 04:21 AM   #2
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That's a pretty good idea for a keezer setup for displaying the tap names. That is if they are high quality and not cheap looking. However, I can't see them selling to many with that website.

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Old 11-24-2010, 03:26 PM   #3
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Originally Posted by earlytimes View Post
The website leaves a lot to be desired
Understatement of the week.

Looks like a great idea, though. I guess it sort of depends on what exact words it comes with.

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Old 11-24-2010, 03:30 PM   #4
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Or you could follow one of the many tap handle tutorials here and have a chalkboard to write on or easily swappable slips of paper...
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Old 11-24-2010, 05:30 PM   #5
Mar 2008
Lansing MI
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The Red Salamander is my lhbs. The next time I am in there (this weekend?) I will ask about this.

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Old 11-24-2010, 05:55 PM   #6
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I'd consider it if there was at least a picture or two... Talk about buying blind.

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Old 11-24-2010, 06:47 PM   #7
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I've seen these in person at Red Salamander. Did you ever see those sheets of magnets with words on them designed to create "clever" sentences? The office I used to work in used them and we made up some crazy stuff. These are the same - printed on magnetic sheets. You could probably wind up doing it yourself cheaper, but if I recall correctly they weren't too terribly expensive.

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Old 11-24-2010, 06:56 PM   #8
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Originally Posted by Jawbox0 View Post
I'd consider it if there was at least a picture or two... Talk about buying blind.
Looks to me they painted three pictures, Russian, Imperial, Stout.

What? You need polaroid?

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Old 11-24-2010, 07:03 PM   #9
Jul 2010
Byron Center, MI, Michigan
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My guess is that the business is ran by the same people at the Red Salamander, the address at the given website is the same as the Red Salamander...

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Old 11-24-2010, 10:47 PM   #10
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I asked santa for some, we'll see...
I don't even have normal taps to label in this manner, I'll find something to do with them Even if its just a list on my chest freezer.

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