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Old 04-18-2011, 12:04 PM   #1
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I broke my blichmann sight glass (just the glass). I can't seem to put my hands on a replacement - anybody have this problem before? Any luck finding a replacement without having to buy the whole thing?

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Old 04-18-2011, 02:22 PM   #2
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Have you contacted Blichmann directly, to ask about a replacement?

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Old 04-18-2011, 02:29 PM   #3
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Have you contacted Blichmann directly, to ask about a replacement?

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I sent an email in a few day ago, but no reply just yet. I want to have the option of brewing this weekend, so I am trying to order it quick.

What a PITA!!
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I sent an email in a few day ago, but no reply just yet. I want to have the option of brewing this weekend, so I am trying to order it quick.

What a PITA!!
Good luck with contacting them. They love to sell expensive stuff, then hide.

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Old 04-18-2011, 03:19 PM   #5
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Good luck with contacting them. They love to sell expensive stuff, then hide.

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ugh... My buddy bought the Blichmann for our set up, while it is shiney... annoying they don't have parts available for fixing, or at least that I can find...

if I have to... gum to seal up the sight glass! haha

Luckily it happened AFTER my 10G brew session.
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I sent an email in a few day ago, but no reply just yet. I want to have the option of brewing this weekend, so I am trying to order it quick.

What a PITA!!
Well, I was going to suggest that you call them on the phone...but I can't find a phone number for them on their web page. I'd try contacting the retailer where I bought the kettle.

Or, if you still want to try Blichmann directly, Google turned up the following:

BLICHMANN ENGINEERING
Address: 2304 BROTHERS DR, LAFAYETTE, IN 47909-2299
Telephone: (765) 471-1800

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Well, I was going to suggest that you call them on the phone...but I can't find a phone number for them on their web page. I'd try contacting the retailer where I bought the kettle.

Or, if you still want to try Blichmann directly, Google turned up the following:

BLICHMANN ENGINEERING
Address: 2304 BROTHERS DR, LAFAYETTE, IN 47909-2299
Telephone: (765) 471-1800

Good luck!

Brian
Thanks Brian - I hate it when co's don't list a # for contact - can't believe I didn't think to google for it. Thanks!
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CM,

Did you ever get a replacement site glass? I just broke my 20 gallon site glass and need to get a replacement A.S.A.P. for a brew this weekend.

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CM,

Did you ever get a replacement site glass? I just broke my 20 gallon site glass and need to get a replacement A.S.A.P. for a brew this weekend.

Cheers.
I did get the replacement - midwest carries them all, but you have to pay like 16 bucks shipping too, so it was about a 30 dollar mistake by the time I was done...

yours would be this one:

http://www.midwestsupplies.com/boile...on-kettle.html


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