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Old 08-11-2012, 10:46 PM   #1
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I need an orifice for a BG14 Banjo burner. I easily can find the 3/8x1/4 in. The BG14 needs a 3/8 flare x 3/8 npt.


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Old 08-12-2012, 01:11 AM   #2
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Unless the burner casting has been altered, it is 1/4" NPT threaded, not 3/8" NPT.


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Old 08-12-2012, 01:16 AM   #3
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With that thread title, I can't say anything that would not be sarcastic so I'll just wish you good luck with your problem!
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Old 08-12-2012, 01:17 AM   #4
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Your thread title leaves you open for much derision. Many of us are looking for one, but we don't post that information here.
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Old 08-12-2012, 01:25 AM   #5
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Thread title is just inviting off topic conversation and degradation of the thread... wouldn't three be better than one (brew kettle, mash, hlt)?
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Thanks for the laugh! Guess maybe I should have read it outloud :-)

Here is the burners hat I bought from Northern Brewer and they are all 3 3/8". I ordered replacements from Norhtern and they came in 3/8 flare x 1/4 and they are to small.

http://www.northernbrewer.com/shop/b...rner-only.html
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Old 08-12-2012, 11:09 AM   #7
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http://www.tejassmokers.com/products/brassfittings.htm

Looks like they have a control valve orifice with your thread size. I just ordered a different one for my old turkey fryer.
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http://www.tejassmokers.com/products/brassfittings.htm

Looks like one of their control valve orifices might work. I just ordered an orifice from them for my turkey fryer.
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That's weird, We have gone through dozens of banjo burners and never experienced that. The simple fix is a 3/8" to 1/4" brass bushing.
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I ordered this one. It does not specifically say what size it is but by the picture it looks right.

http://www.northernbrewer.com/shop/b...ou-burner.html


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