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Old 03-11-2012, 06:24 PM   #1
Nov 2011
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I have found cheap kettles at Many of the kettles are 1mm walls and bottom. That seems thin to me. Is that thick enough for a 15 gal/60qt kettle?


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Old 03-11-2012, 08:48 PM   #2
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The 'thick kettles' are 1.2 mm, 1.2mm vs. 1 mm... you decide

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Old 03-11-2012, 10:29 PM   #3
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Bayou Classic pots are 1 mm, Blichmann are 1.2. I scored a B/C for a song, 1mm has certainly been adequate and has not suffered any damage in several years...your money, your decision.

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