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Old 09-05-2012, 01:24 AM   #1
lewisjt
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Does anyone have an example of a DIY drip tray on their kegerator? OR Does anyone know where I can pick up a cheap one? My garage floor is starting to get a little sticky!

 
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Old 09-05-2012, 01:48 AM   #2
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so I just cut an old fire extinguisher in half and than mounted it using rare earth magnets and a stabilizer bar for leverage!

a brewther of mine also made one out of plastic gutter with two end caps and he used a piece with the down spout so that all of the runnings go into a suspended mug for disposal.

I've also seen a lot of guys use the grates for your vents in your house.... and different versions of magnetic tool holders made for tool boxes to hold small random stuffs.
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Old 09-19-2012, 02:00 AM   #3
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Just an update. Decided to go ahead a buy one since I found a heck of a deal on barproducts.com. Cost about $25 shipped. Went ahead and screwed to the fridge. Have Velcro on the bottom of the tray so it can be removed and cleaned.

The brew in the pic isn't carbed yet, I was taking a taste test. NB Bavarian Hefe, extract kit. A strong banana taste and smell so far. I would guess from higher temps during first few days of fermentation.

Next I'd like to add another tap, and some chalkboard paint above the handles.

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