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Old 01-03-2013, 01:36 AM   #1
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40 bucks...think it's any good, for 5 gallon batches?



 
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Old 01-03-2013, 03:23 PM   #2
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40 bucks...think it's any good, for 5 gallon batches?
Maybe you could post a pic or a link? I've got no idea what you're talking about.


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And I'd like to see my 1.080 beers ready from grain to glass in a week, and served to me by red-headed twin penthouse pets wearing garter belts and fishnet stockings, with Irish accents, calling me "master luv gun," but we can't always get what we want can we? :)

 
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Old 01-03-2013, 06:49 PM   #3
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It's a new product offered by Northern Brewer. A "torch style" propane burner. $39.99. I like the simplicity of the stand design but not sure about the actually burner.

 
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Old 01-03-2013, 07:07 PM   #4
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I don't see it anywhere on their site, and a google search reveals nothing for me. Got a link?
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Old 01-03-2013, 08:09 PM   #5
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I just saw it in print catalog. Must not be online yet.

 
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Old 01-05-2013, 06:59 PM   #6
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i also saw this in the ad i got in the mail this morning also. no luck finding it on the website though. ill be going to the milwaukee store later today. ill have to ask about it.

was gonna order the SP10 off amazon today but looks like ill have to hold off for awhile.

 
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Old 01-05-2013, 08:05 PM   #7
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I think this type is also called a jet burner. They have more focused heat vs more dispersed like you get with a banjo type.

I use the jet type burner. It works fine for my 15 gallon pot. In theory they can darken light styles due to caramelization, but I haven't had issues that I care about.
Camp chef shp-rl is what I got.
http://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B0001D32QK

I think the NB will work the same, and it's price competitive. Which is to say, I don't think you would be disappointed in the purchase.

 
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Old 01-05-2013, 08:22 PM   #8
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As far as I can tell, it's identical to this
Walmart Link
Edit: (sportsmans guide site doesn't like links)

It's an unbranded chinese burner you can find on alibaba. Not that it's a bad thing. Generic burner sold under many names, whereas camp chef, bayou, etc. seem to have specific styles (probably from the same factory in China).

Fire is hot the whole world 'round.

Reason: updated links

 
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Old 01-05-2013, 08:30 PM   #9
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As far as I can tell, it's identical to this
http://m.sportsmansguide.com/Product.aspx?a=559859

It's an unbranded chinese burner you can find on alibaba. Not that it's a bad thing. Generic burner sold under many names, whereas camp chef, bayou, etc. seem to have specific styles (probably from the same factory in China).

Fire is hot the whole world 'round.
Link doesn't work for me. :0(
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Old 01-05-2013, 08:38 PM   #10
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Link doesn't work for me. :0(
yeah, mobile link didn't work from my browser either. Fixed it. This one:
http://www.sportsmansguide.com/net/c....aspx?a=559859

Scratch that. That site really doesn't like linking. Search for King Cooker 12"

Now that I've completely buggered up the links, this one works: Walmart Link



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