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Old 05-12-2008, 12:37 AM   #1
Oct 2007
Central KY
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I have a cheap burner (Turkey Fryer) that I got from Wal-Mart. It has been good for 5 Gallon batches, but I have converted keggles that I want to start doing 10 gallon batches.

Can you guys recommend a burner, preferably with the stand?



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Old 05-12-2008, 12:40 AM   #2
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Oct 2007
Santa Barbara
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I think this is what you're looking for... $34.04 shipped and it comes with a 30 qt pot.

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Old 05-12-2008, 01:11 AM   #3
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I have a banjo burner I use with a keggle and love it. I got it for $80 shipped and the new ones come standard with a 30PSI regulator.
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Old 05-12-2008, 01:45 PM   #4
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Newnan, Georgia
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I use a standard turkey fryer for my HLT but I upped the regulator from the standard 10 PSI reg that came with it to an adjustable 30 PSI reg.

I went with the Banjo Burner for the Keggle boil pot just because I thought it would get the water to a boil faster.
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Old 05-12-2008, 02:19 PM   #5
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Jul 2006
Greater Cincinnati area
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I went with the Bayou Classic SQ14. It's inexpensive, seats a keggle on it perfectly, and I've heard it can work just fine for 10 gallon batches. I haven't done 10 gallon batch yet, but it brought 8 gallons to boil in a damn hurry and had to back it down quite a bit for a rolling, under control, boil. I've been quite happy with it.

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Primary 2: Apricot Wit
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Old 05-12-2008, 02:40 PM   #6
Apr 2007
western/central new york
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Originally Posted by Bytor1100 View Post
I have a banjo burner I use with a keggle and love it. I got it for $80 shipped and the new ones come standard with a 30PSI regulator.
just got my banjo used it once and it shaved some time off my brew day, I reached my temps a lot faster than the turkey fryer that I was using
damn I gotta brew something

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