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Old 02-12-2007, 05:28 PM   #1
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Two Cornies and a 5lb Co2!!!
Now just waitin for some carbonation!



 
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Old 02-12-2007, 05:33 PM   #2
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And you left the door shelves in...

I checked our Best Buy this morning...they are holding one for me today.


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Old 02-12-2007, 05:57 PM   #3
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With the door shelves in, that's got to be a tight fit.

 
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Old 02-12-2007, 08:40 PM   #4
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Hey... if you need any help christening the taps on that deal, let us know. We're not far from LZ

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Old 02-12-2007, 10:05 PM   #5
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Looks great. How bout a rundown of what you purchased and where, along with the cost of the items??. Im planning on doing one next weekend if I can get all the parts assembled in time.
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Old 02-12-2007, 10:16 PM   #6
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Looks great. How bout a rundown of what you purchased and where, along with the cost of the items??. Im planning on doing one next weekend if I can get all the parts assembled in time.
I second the request. Also anyone partial to the tower or straight through the door of a larger model? Dumb question but where a unit through the door is easily accessable (had one in college), is it painful at all to access, clean, replace hoses running up through a tower?

 
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Old 02-12-2007, 11:13 PM   #7
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I got the fridge from bestbuy around christmas time for the same sale price they have now. I got my tank, regulator, and draft tower from beveragefactory.com. They seem to have random sales unannounced. I got the stainless dual tower for 105 and the tank for 50 from them. This was one on the easiest things I have ever built! Just make sure that you measure twice and cut once I used a 2 inch hole saw dead center. I didn't use that corn starch trick I just measured 7 inches from the back then added about two more inches. i do not have my co2 tank inside the fridge because I have this monster dual gauge regulator. i am going to get a piece of wood to add to the back so I can put the tank in the back so the regulator wont hit the door.

 
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Old 02-13-2007, 01:30 AM   #8
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...I do not have my co2 tank inside the fridge because I have this monster dual gauge regulator. i am going to get a piece of wood to add to the back so I can put the tank in the back so the regulator wont hit the door.
I just got home from BB and picked up my own 4912M. Now all I need is a tower, hoses and clamps...oh, yeah, tanks and regulator...well, I'm a few steps closer any way...

I was looking at the freon element that makes up the whole back. I think you would be better off making two upside down "J's" and just hang the regulator over the top, like hanging a coat hanger.
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Old 02-13-2007, 01:34 AM   #9
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That kegerator is a beautiful piece of art. Looking forward to building one, hopefully by the end of this year.
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Old 02-13-2007, 01:42 AM   #10
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Congratulations.. love this kegerator!


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