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Old 04-17-2008, 03:29 AM   #1
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How wide is a standard half barrel keg, 1/4 barrel keg, and those 5 gallon soda kegs? I am trying to see if I can fit 2 soda kegs into a 1/2 barrel fridge. Suprisingly I can't find out the dimensions of any of these very easily on the internet.

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Old 04-17-2008, 03:32 AM   #2
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Soda kegs are about 8.5" wide...



 
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Old 04-17-2008, 03:36 AM   #3
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Gotta love the google...

http://www.micromatic.com/beer-quest...le-aid-11.html

I cheated, I already knew where it was.
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Old 04-17-2008, 03:53 AM   #4
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awesome link. That is exactly what I was looking for. Thanks

 
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Old 04-17-2008, 05:34 AM   #5
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Yeah thanks, I've googled for that a bunch and never found anything like that...

 
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Old 04-17-2008, 05:25 PM   #6
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I went ahead and added it to the sticky thread for kegging

 
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Old 04-17-2008, 05:34 PM   #7
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in a 1/2 barrel fridge, you should be able to squeeze 3 cornies if you are inventive
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Old 04-17-2008, 06:58 PM   #8
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Quote:
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in a 1/2 barrel fridge, you should be able to squeeze 3 cornies if you are inventive
Yep! Makes perfect sense if you think about it... 1/2bbl is about 15g of beer, just as 3 corny kegs is about 15g...

Probably need to arrange them in a triangle kind of, but it *should* work in most of those commercial kegerators that hold sankey 1/2bbl kegs.
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Old 04-18-2008, 11:17 AM   #9
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It's about this wide:

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