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Old 03-10-2013, 07:19 PM   #11
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I used a piece of copper gutter that came off my folks' house. Soldered on a 1/2" drain copper pipe for a drain and good to go.
Sounds ghetto.... Lol
(I'm sure it's not and I bet you did a great job, just sounded funny, gutter that can off my folks house... Lol)


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Old 03-10-2013, 07:34 PM   #12
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Ha, I suppose it is a rather ghetto thing to do. I just like reusing stuff and the gutter fit in with the rest of my repurposed theme.


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Old 03-10-2013, 07:39 PM   #13
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My favorite, a 4" PVC drain grate inside a flat 4" PVC pipe cap.



One per tap, painted to your liking, keep it in place with a velcro or magnets. About $5-6 per tray.
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Old 03-10-2013, 07:59 PM   #14
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Ha, I suppose it is a rather ghetto thing to do. I just like reusing stuff and the gutter fit in with the rest of my repurposed theme.
DUDE! That thing is really awesome man! We have a Hawaiian themed restaurant here called Hula grill and my girlfriend and I like to go there, it reminds me of something that I would see there...
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What kind of magnets did you use?
I used a hodgepodge of neodymium magnets that I already had. They're all a little different and some are broken pieces so I couldn't tell you exactly. It took quite a bit to get it strong enough for my liking but I also used overly heavy brackets and my drip tray is twice as heavy as what you're looking at. You'll have to experiment a little. Just don't test it with a full beer
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Staples has a stainless steel one for like, $20. Can't vouch for the quality but if You up for a chance.

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I figured why not and got the staples one. It's not bad. The slits for beer to flow is a little too wide but thats my only complaint. The quality is far better than i'd expect for the price. If only i had a nice $100 drip tray for comparison!...

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