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Old 01-10-2011, 11:04 PM   #1
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Why do kits such as this one. Contain a valve kit?

What is wrong with the cooler's built in system of removing liquid?

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Old 01-10-2011, 11:07 PM   #2
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A few reasons I can think of.
*The built in one you'd have to hold down while draining the whole cooler.
*The button will get sticky and stuck within the first couple uses without running a lot of near boiling water through it.
*To make it easy to attach tubing to for either recirculating, or draining.
*So you can attach a manifold to the inside without the use of glue or something else.
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