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Old 02-03-2011, 04:31 AM   #1
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Guys,

I know this has been posted a million times, so please hold off on yelling at me! Several weeks ago I came across a particular post where the OP shared a link to the cheapest kettles I've ever seen online. The post included a picture of his two grade-school-aged children sitting in the pot. Lots of jokes followed.

My question is: Does anyone know where the post is hiding? Or what site he referenced? I cannot find it anywhere..

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Old 02-03-2011, 02:29 PM   #2
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Can't say I have seen that thread but the cheapest large kettle I know of is the Penrose kettle. Search for that one.


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Old 02-17-2011, 12:34 AM   #3
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Sadly it seems they are out of stock. They've got a cool business model slash story on the website. Hopefully they keep going.
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Old 02-17-2011, 03:52 AM   #4
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saw some cheap ones on homebrewing.org
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There has to be some dude in India making these things for dirt cheap.
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I don't know about cooking children, but check out this thread. The ebay seller has 100 qt kettles very cheap.

http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f16/100-...oil-pt-225279/
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Cheapest kettle is a keggle. Case closed.
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Cheapest kettle is a keggle. Case closed.
Nothing beats a keggle. Search craigslist and you'll find one soon enough.
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IMO, keggles suck big time. I would trade a keggle for a regular kettle of the same capacity in a heartbeat. Don't believe everything you read on the interwebs.
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IMO, keggles suck big time. I would trade a keggle for a regular kettle of the same capacity in a heartbeat. Don't believe everything you read on the interwebs.
The OP wasn't looking for the best kettle, but the cheapest. That being said, $30 for a 15-gallon SS kettle qualifies as the cheapest.


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