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Old 07-08-2008, 05:54 PM   #1
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I found a guy to weld my keggle!! Where can I get a bunch of these SS couplings NPT female 1/2"? Thanks Charlie
PS Bobby if you read this are you still selling the sight glass?


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I like www.buyfittingsonline.com for stainless pipe fittings. I do have some parts left, very few... I have 1/2" polycarb tubing with a stainless compression elbow that needs a 3/8" female pipe thread on the keg.


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I got my pipe fittings from McMaster-Carr and MoreBeer when I built mine. McMaster obviously having more though.

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Morebeer is the cheapest for the 1/2 NPT full couplings. Also, you can get free shipping if you order some other stuff at the same time.
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I like www.buyfittingsonline.com for stainless pipe fittings. I do have some parts left, very few... I have 1/2" polycarb tubing with a stainless compression elbow that needs a 3/8" female pipe thread on the keg.
How does the plastic hold up to the heat?? guess I will need this
http://www.buyfittingsonline.com/Fittings/item6439.htm
and an elbow or does your rig come w/ an elbow. Thanks Charlie

I had trouble finding the couplings on MORE beer but will look again tonight. Thanks guys
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I had trouble finding the couplings on MORE beer but will look again tonight. Thanks guys
Here ya go: http://morebeer.com/search/102357/be...ebeer/Couplers

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Yeah, actually buyfittingsonline.com is the cheapest I've seen on stainless besides my local plumbing house.

My sight kit does come with the elbow so you'd just have the coupling welded in and thread my elbow in with the teflon tape. The polycarbonate should hold up as long as you don't have flames licking up the side of the keg for the whole session.
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Yeah, actually buyfittingsonline.com is the cheapest I've seen on stainless besides my local plumbing house.

My sight kit does come with the elbow so you'd just have the coupling welded in and thread my elbow in with the teflon tape. The polycarbonate should hold up as long as you don't have flames licking up the side of the keg for the whole session.
how much? I'll PM you tomorrow. Charlie
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I got my fittings from the local supply house for basically what I could get them online for. I was in a hurry, I had a welder waiting and didn't want to lose a golden opportunity.


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