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Old 08-08-2012, 04:55 PM   #1
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Northern Brewer is having a 48 hour sale on fermenting and bottling buckets. The are buy one get one. It looks like a so-so deal. The sale is buckets only. No lids and no spigots. The pails are $16.99. So you're looking at about $25 plus tax with shipping for 2 pails. Like I said, IMO a so-so deal, but I thought I'd put it out there.

 
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Old 08-08-2012, 09:10 PM   #2
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Dang, just bought one on Sunday.

 
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Old 08-08-2012, 10:48 PM   #3
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Darn, my last big order just shipped today. Oh well.
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Old 08-08-2012, 10:53 PM   #4
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Two buckets for the price of a single carboy (also on sale) seems worth it to this newbie. I could always use the buckets for something else when I do start getting carboys.


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Old 08-08-2012, 11:58 PM   #5
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They have 25% off carboys as well. For me, I am better off getting my Better Bottles from the LHBS because of shipping costs but I think the bucket deal is pretty good. SWMBO won't be happy if she sees me placing another homebrew order right now
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Old 08-09-2012, 12:41 AM   #6
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Not a good deal. Amazon you can get em with lids for 8.

 
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Old 08-09-2012, 01:05 AM   #7
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I wish I could find the $8 one on Amazon, only found one for 16.50 plus 13 dollars shipping.

I initially didn't think this NB thing was much of a deal but might reconsider. Two 6.5g fermenters plus two lids with a grommeted hole for $23 dollars plus $7 in shipping doesn't sound so bad after all. The Amazon qoute would be $29 for one including shipping.

 
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Old 08-09-2012, 01:07 AM   #8
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Not a good deal. Amazon you can get em with lids for 8.
Are the buckets from amazon food grade quality?
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Old 08-09-2012, 01:22 AM   #9
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I did find this 26L/6.8G on Amazon for, $9.65 and they claim it is brewing bucket, and free shipping if you buy over $25 worth of stuff. Not a bad deal maybe?
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Old 08-09-2012, 01:33 AM   #10
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Sold out today.

 
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