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Old 02-17-2013, 05:03 AM   #21
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....... Weldless bulkheads are available if you don't have access to or knowledge of sanity welding. .........
What is required to do "sanity welding" ? I used to be a welder but not in this type of industry.

 
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Old 02-17-2013, 05:29 AM   #22
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I would recommend not using a floating thermometer. It's just a matter of time until you break it and have to dump your wort. Also doubt you'd be able to read the thermometer if you can't see in the kettle.
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Old 02-17-2013, 06:59 AM   #23
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What is required to do "sanity welding" ? I used to be a welder but not in this type of industry.
Back purging the weld with argon
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Old 02-17-2013, 02:54 PM   #24
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What is required to do "sanity welding" ? I used to be a welder but not in this type of industry.
I believe its SANITARY welding. Welding done to stainless fixtures in the food and beverage industry need to be done with perfect beads that won't harbor pathogens.

A welder I used to party with had no concept of the word sanity.
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Old 02-17-2013, 03:00 PM   #25
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Also, just to let you know, I boiled about 4 gallons in my 7.5 gallon pot the other day in my garage. It was about 20 F outside, and I could barely see it

 
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