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Old 05-17-2008, 04:53 PM   #1
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how are you guys cutting the tops off these kegs????


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Old 05-17-2008, 05:43 PM   #2
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I bought mine pre-cut, but I think the best way is with a plasma cutter (if you can get your hands on one) or angle grinder.


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Old 05-17-2008, 05:48 PM   #3
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Wait for it...wait for it...





























Some around here would say a metal drill and a sawz-all is not the way to do it...but I let my end product speak for itself...


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Old 05-17-2008, 06:28 PM   #4
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It's scary to think that BierMuncher made his millions as a fabricator on the Air Bus project for American Airlines!
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Old 05-17-2008, 06:32 PM   #5
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Heres a great source:

http://www.homebrewtalk.com/wiki/ind...erting_the_keg
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Old 05-17-2008, 06:44 PM   #6
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I left it open for someone esle to throw out a reference to "jaws," but who better than BM himself?
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Old 05-17-2008, 08:38 PM   #7
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I use an airtool with a cut off wheel. I draw the circle and follow it. Then debur with an angle grinder and some sand paper. It workd great.
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Old 05-17-2008, 09:42 PM   #8
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That's some ugly junk!

 
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Old 05-17-2008, 10:09 PM   #9
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BierMuncher, im not gunna lie, you should avoid putting your wrists anywhere near that thing. Haha, bet it makes great brew though!
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BierMuncher, im not gunna lie, you should avoid putting your wrists anywhere near that thing. Haha, bet it makes great brew though!
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