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Old 04-13-2013, 05:50 PM   #1
bduane
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I just fired up my burner for the first time mounted on the brew-stand, and noticed that as the stand heated up, steam started coming out o the open ends of the tube steel. This made me thing of the exploding keggle story because the ring on the bottom didn't have relief holes drilled.

Should I drill some relief holes in the sections of the brew-stand that are sealed tube steel?

 
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Old 04-13-2013, 06:19 PM   #2
amandabab
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a couple 1/8" holes here and there won't hurt anything.

 
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Old 09-25-2013, 02:27 PM   #3
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Was just thinking about this and the exact same story you mentioned. Mine is about complete and Ill be drilling a couple holes on the under side of each section to make sure that doesnt happen.

 
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