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Old 11-13-2012, 08:45 AM   #201
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I don't care if it's brewing, building cars, guns,reloading or whatever your hobby.
You don't keep track of the cost!! It starts to make less sense if you do.
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Old 11-13-2012, 02:50 PM   #202
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Someone asked me this question this weekend. My answer is pretty much the same one I give when I am asked about the gas mileage of my truck. I don't know and I don't care. If I tried to figure either out, I would just cry.

 
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Old 11-13-2012, 05:37 PM   #203
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3 Keg propane system with march pumps approx $1500
Beverage Air Kegerator $2400
Misc hoses and fittings $400
2 Blichmann fermenators $1700
15 Kornie Kegs $600
Fermentation closet with auto ac and heat, custom. $400
Misc gear $150

Beer on tap in my Cave. Worth every penny.

 
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Old 11-13-2012, 10:30 PM   #204
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Brew Stand $1000
3 keggles $250
Old cooler mashtun $50
Old burner $25
Keezer with 3 taps, regulator, Love, tank, SS drip pan $450
Soda kegs $160
grain mill $150
Misc brewing stuff (oxygenation, buckets, refractometer, etc) $400
Refinishing basement which includes a custom built bar, kegerator closet and 4 taps $25,000

 
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Old 11-15-2012, 01:20 AM   #205
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I'm at 15 batches since march, last i checked i'm at almost 6k. bad thing is that i'm still doing Biab 5 gallon batches but i have almost everything i need for my 8 tap keezer, brew stand, and i'm working on going electric.

 
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Old 11-15-2012, 01:28 AM   #206
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Probably around 1500-2000. That includes my setup, brews in the past, my kegerator/keg setup, keggle and mash tun, stand, etc. Also including the sink/workspcace in my "brewroom", and pieces/parts for all brewing related projects. Would do it all again without hesitation.
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Old 11-15-2012, 07:57 PM   #207
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Wow. talk about a blast from the past thread.

... I still refuse to answer. Although I include my entire pub in the costs.

Fck... without the pub I still refuse to answer.
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Old 11-19-2012, 02:21 AM   #208
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Honestly I haven't kept track. I went through a propane phase. I adapted most of that for use in a pump driven electric rig with HERMS to avoid brewing outside in temperature flirting with 0*F or below. I have a 4 tap kegerator, with a nice SS tower. I would think over 2g in hardware easy. I am getting ready to add a motorized mill to the operation and I predict a move in the future, which may mean re-imagining the brewery (ventilation, plumbing routing, space consideration, ect) but that is a good thing, I have learned what works and what doesn't in my first go through.

 
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Old 11-19-2012, 08:02 AM   #209
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If the lady friend is asking about $100, simcoe is $2 a pound, and my buddies dad hands out 2-row like candy.

Anybody else, more then I care to admit so far

 
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Old 11-19-2012, 02:21 PM   #210
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What kills me is seeing how cheap corny kegs seemed to be in the beginning of this thread.
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