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Old 03-06-2012, 11:09 PM   #31
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are you kidding me??? that is freaking awesome. i might as well quit now.


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Old 03-07-2012, 02:13 AM   #32
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Also interested ....sweet work


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Old 03-07-2012, 02:55 AM   #33
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Originally Posted by fortydegnorth View Post
I recently sold my Brutus and decided to go BIAB for a smaller footprint and easier brewing.
Very interesting quote here...the future of homebrewing perhaps
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Old 03-07-2012, 03:31 AM   #34
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I thought the same when I read that quote.

Anyway, I did the same with my system. I felt it was to much of a hassle to set up clean and store a traditional 3 kettle set up...
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Old 03-07-2012, 03:36 AM   #35
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I am in love
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Old 03-07-2012, 04:01 AM   #36
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The brutus was awesome for the "authentic" brewing style of having multiple kettles but in reality we are trying to get sugar from grain and then boil it. Let's be honest, brewing isn't that hard it's impressing the neighbors that is. lol. I like to brew, clean and then relax in the easiest manner I can. Cleaning one pot and two hoses seems really awesome at this point. I run a business, am newly married and have plenty of other projects that I like to spend time on too so brewing is a lot of fun but I don't like spending all day doing it and then cleaning it all up. I tested the BIAB method on my stove with a couple 1 gallon batches and was sold immediately. I can't wait to test the new stand out. Now I have enough room for a fermentation chamber or maybe 2 or 3 stands in the future for multiple batches at once. Nothing says happy like 30 gallons of three different beers in 4 hours. I can have 3 of these for the price of one brutus and just about the same amount of space. I should have new pics up soon of everything completed, plumbed and fired up. I'll test the tipping with this design too. I don't think it'll be a problem.
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Old 03-07-2012, 04:41 AM   #37
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Nice concept . . Grate work
I might have to look into something like it . . when i get around to building a brew stand still working from the back porch no room for a full stand but make do and make beer
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Old 03-07-2012, 05:15 AM   #38
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what kind of material is this made out of?
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Old 03-07-2012, 05:17 AM   #39
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Wish I would have read this before I started my two tier build.
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Old 03-07-2012, 12:05 PM   #40
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2" square tubing. I used round bar for the burner grate area. The lower cross supports between the legs are 1"x2" tubing. Way overkill for a little stand.


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