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Old 08-04-2011, 01:18 PM   #1
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I recently bought a Red Bull fridge and want to turn it into a kegerator. Any suggestions. Can I drill a hole through the glass?




 
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Old 08-04-2011, 01:58 PM   #2
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Old 08-04-2011, 02:06 PM   #3
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Does the light wiring take up the entire top? It would be awesome to have a chrome tower coming out of the lit up bull.

A shank going through that glass is going to look messy and bad.
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Old 08-04-2011, 02:11 PM   #4
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Not sure about the wiring. I would assume drilling a hole would screw some things up in there. There's always the option of going through the side of the fridge which isn't glass. Would that work?

 
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Old 08-04-2011, 03:17 PM   #5
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I've been told on a normal fridge that some of the cooling lines are in the walls. If you hit one while drilling you just junked the fridge.

If I were you I'd at least take off the top shroud and take a peek inside to see if going out the top is possible.
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Old 08-27-2012, 12:26 AM   #6
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I was wondering what you ended up doing with this? I am getting ready to convert mine this week wanted to know if you encountered any issues drilling in the side?

 
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Old 08-27-2012, 12:51 AM   #7
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Those fridges are a waste to try and turn into a keezer.

Can't do the glass.. well... you can't make it look good.

The coils are in the side too.

 
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Old 08-27-2012, 01:51 AM   #8
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Buddy has one. He drilled thru side!
He can fit 4 corny kegs or one sanke keg in there
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Old 08-28-2012, 07:39 PM   #9
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Here a few photos of looks to be similar Red Bull Fridge!
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"The nations of the West also have their own intoxicant, made from grain soaked in water...Alas, what wonderful ingenuity vice possesses! A method has actually been discovered for making even water intoxicated."
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Old 08-28-2012, 08:51 PM   #10
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Awesome man that's a huge help. Take some of the wonder out of me messing anything up. I planned on drilling about the same spot. Thanks again



 
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