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Old 01-16-2012, 02:07 AM   #1
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Hit an auction recently and scored some kegs. What type is this, seems almost 8-10 gallons. If you know what they are, what are they worth roughly?



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Old 01-16-2012, 02:09 AM   #2
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Worthless. Send it to me and I'll get rid of it for you!

 
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Old 01-16-2012, 02:10 AM   #3
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They're worthless. PM me and I'll send you an address to get rid of them

200-300 dollars brand new. Helluva find!

They look like 10gal Cornelius strap kegs

 
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Old 01-16-2012, 02:16 AM   #4
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Haha, now come on guys, I was born at night but not last night!

The lid is black and not metal. Weird turn valve on them that I'm not used to seeing compared to the ball lock valves.

My wife is the best! She picked me up those 2 in the picture plus...2 - 20 gallon SS containers, 2 - 3 gallon Cornelious kegs in very good condition, 1 - 5 gallon Challenger V keg (missing dip tube and lid) in bad shape (stained inside, pbw didn't even clean it up yet), and a 4' Stainless Steel table for 126.00!

 
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Old 01-16-2012, 02:20 AM   #5
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Do you have them yet? If so some better pics will help

 
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Old 01-16-2012, 02:26 AM   #6
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I do have them. Yes, let me try to take a better pic!

 
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Old 01-16-2012, 02:31 AM   #7
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I'm guessing those are 15 gallon corny kegs...

Cheers!

 
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Old 01-16-2012, 02:39 AM   #8
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So now that I brought it inside and looked real close it is a Firestone with Sanaloy finish. Also has a B 2 etched in it.

What's up with this style valve?

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Old 01-16-2012, 02:40 AM   #9
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Firestone Keg.

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Old 01-16-2012, 03:25 AM   #10
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Is this a RaceTrack style opening?
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