Coldbreak Brewing HERMS Giveaway!

HomeBrewSupply AMCYL Brew Kettle Giveaway!


Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > DIY Projects > Brew Stands > Any ever use GATORbite connectors?
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 02-04-2011, 03:16 PM   #11
TomRep
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Fleetwood, PA
Posts: 1,004
Liked 11 Times on 10 Posts
Likes Given: 1

Default

I've used the Home Depot version of these (Sharkbites or something like that). I used them in my HLT to attach my HERMS coil (copper) on the inside. Only brewed with it once so far but seems to work fine. I used those so I can pull the coil out if it needs cleaning.
tom


TomRep is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-04-2011, 03:38 PM   #12
ubermick
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
ubermick's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: San Rafael, California
Posts: 1,067
Liked 30 Times on 28 Posts
Likes Given: 21

Default

Those shark/gator bite thingies are more expensive than the camlocks though, and are brass as opposed to stainless?

+1 on the camlocks, for what it's worth. I use 'em on mine, and love them. They do take a wee bit of getting used to, and aren't one handed like the (brass) ball lock style disconnects from MMC, but after a couple of uses, they're second nature now. I got mine from Proflowdynamics, but would recommend looking after HBT's own, and snagging from either Austin Homebrew, or Bargain Fittings:

http://www.austinhomebrew.com/index....178_40_131_482

http://www.bargainfittings.com/index...tegory&path=51
ubermick is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Soldering Wires to Auber Panel Mount Connectors bkloos Brew Stands 13 03-05-2013 04:56 PM
Panel Mount RTD connectors Walker Brew Stands 42 04-07-2010 02:09 AM
Waterproof Electrical Connectors? jpalarchio Brew Stands 8 02-09-2010 08:20 PM
Panel mount connectors for RTD temp probes - how about these? kal Brew Stands 13 04-02-2009 12:47 AM


Forum Jump

Newest Threads

LATEST SPONSOR DEALS