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Old 04-23-2013, 09:47 AM   #1
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Was looking through the US Plastics site to see if anyone made 10 (10-11 hopefully) gallon food grade buckets and came across this conical bottom tank that includes stands. It comes in 35 and 60 gallons and is only $165 and $191...

Seems to me to be the perfect medium-large size fermentor for the money since most conical ferms I've seen are $400 on the low end.

Any educated opinions regarding this?

http://www.usplastic.com/mobile/item...categoryid=513



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Old 04-23-2013, 12:01 PM   #2
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Heres a link to something similar. Lots of cross referances to US plastics. Maybe it'll help you get some answers.

http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f51/supe...onical-276378/


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Old 04-23-2013, 04:17 PM   #3
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Excellent thread! I got 12 or so pages in and had to stop for now. That thread has all of my questions answered and a ton I hadn't thought of yet. Looks like I know what I'll be brewing with later this year after we move to San Diego... Thanks!

 
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Old 04-24-2013, 05:55 AM   #4
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Lots of nanos use them as their start-up fermenters. I know for a fact Cape May Brewery did.
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