Coldbreak Brewing HERMS Giveaway!

HomeBrewSupply AMCYL Brew Kettle Giveaway!


Home Brew Forums > Wine, Mead, Cider, Sake & Soda > Wine Making Forum > Carboy Lifter
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 06-02-2011, 12:28 PM   #1
Turnerdude1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Posts: 212
Liked 4 Times on 4 Posts

Default Carboy Lifter

Got tired of throwing out my back so I had a welder make this. He is out of King N.C. and said depending on spec. he could make them for around 300.00.

His name is David Mabe and his number is 336 983 9890.


Click image for larger version

Name:	Carboy lifter.jpg
Views:	963
Size:	46.0 KB
ID:	26887  
Turnerdude1 is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-2011, 12:35 PM   #2
SD-SLIM
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Fort Worth, Texas
Posts: 1,192
Liked 65 Times on 39 Posts
Likes Given: 8

Default

Very cool....I am also impressed with the fact your wine doesnt roll around on that shelf!


SD-SLIM is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-2011, 01:13 PM   #3
Turnerdude1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Posts: 212
Liked 4 Times on 4 Posts

Default

No it is a wine rack..has groves in it so no rolling...
Turnerdude1 is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 06-02-2011, 11:56 PM   #4
WIP
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Arlington, Texas
Posts: 793
Liked 6 Times on 6 Posts
Likes Given: 7

Default

I was thinking about putting all of the carboys in milk crates and putting a ceiling winch on rollers.
__________________
Marc Moberg
Assistant Winemaker/Cellar Manager
Inwood Estates Vineyards and Winery
1350 Manufacturing St. #209
Dallas, TX 75207
WIP is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 06-10-2011, 03:09 PM   #5
Turnerdude1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Posts: 212
Liked 4 Times on 4 Posts

Default

Has anyone placed an order for a lifter? When he made mine he said the next one would be different as I bought the wrong steel tracking. It would look like the one Northern Equipment has on sale for 500.00, but he can make it for around 300.00
Turnerdude1 is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 06-15-2011, 11:16 AM   #6
Turnerdude1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Posts: 212
Liked 4 Times on 4 Posts

Default

Used this lifter yesterday to rack 12 gal of white wine. It works great!!!!
Turnerdude1 is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 06-16-2011, 12:35 AM   #7
RedOctober
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Rockland County NY
Posts: 380
Liked 1 Times on 1 Posts

Default

Panther H6240 Hydraulic Mobile Table Cart - 600 Lbs.
SKU: H6240
In Stock
Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business days
Our Price: $139.95

http://grizzly.amazonwebstore.com/Pa...source=froogle
Click image for larger version

Name:	41TeQVaKK3L.jpg
Views:	692
Size:	25.7 KB
ID:	27709  
RedOctober is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 06-16-2011, 10:58 AM   #8
Turnerdude1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Posts: 212
Liked 4 Times on 4 Posts

Default

Yea looked at that before built the one in the pic. Problem is in my cellar need at least 50 inches of lift. Plus to get lifter to other side of my cellar it is only 22 inches wide...so that one would not have worked..
Turnerdude1 is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 06-16-2011, 12:33 PM   #9
RedOctober
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Rockland County NY
Posts: 380
Liked 1 Times on 1 Posts

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Turnerdude1 View Post
Yea looked at that before built the one in the pic. Problem is in my cellar need at least 50 inches of lift. Plus to get lifter to other side of my cellar it is only 22 inches wide...so that one would not have worked..
Well your lift is prettier anyway!
RedOctober is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 06-16-2011, 01:10 PM   #10
Turnerdude1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Posts: 212
Liked 4 Times on 4 Posts

Default

LOL..noooo it needs a paint job. But the money I save on Celebrex is worth it..


Turnerdude1 is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Apfelwein in a 6.5 gal carboy Lechien Wine Making Forum 6 04-15-2011 05:25 AM
carboy size? tchuklobrau Wine Making Forum 15 03-02-2011 06:57 PM
Carboy Relocation DoubleRainbow Wine Making Forum 6 11-15-2010 03:17 PM
My carboy is too big... NCBrewer6 Wine Making Forum 3 03-02-2009 04:27 AM
Carboy question Pogo Wine Making Forum 5 06-14-2008 01:21 PM


Forum Jump

Newest Threads

LATEST SPONSOR DEALS