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Old 12-05-2008, 09:32 PM   #1
Sep 2008
Billings MT
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So I finally saved enough money to get the brew pot that I wanted I was Eurotanks 50 L one. AHS seems to have sold out of those so my question is do I get the smaller one (30L) or do I look for a bigger one? I just do 5gal batches right now but maybe someday do 10gals. What do you guys think?

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Old 12-05-2008, 09:42 PM   #2
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you can try northern brewer, i have had excellent dealings with them.

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Old 12-05-2008, 09:55 PM   #3
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I would think that one on sale would do fine - I've been looking at that one for a month! It's 30L (7.9 gallons!)
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Old 12-05-2008, 10:53 PM   #4
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A 50l pot is 13.2 gallons, not big enough for a 10 gallon boil imo. I always do 5.5 gallon batches because you'll lose .5 gallon to trub and what not. So with boil off you'll be doing close to a 13 gallon or larger batch. I would go 15 gallon minimum for '"10"gallon batches.

You can't go wrong with the biggest pot you can afford. I have a 15 & 20 gallon and do mostly 5.5 gallon batches.

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Old 12-06-2008, 02:01 AM   #5
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I havea 30L and wish it was a 40L.
Go big.

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Old 12-06-2008, 02:33 AM   #6
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I just lowered the price on the 30L Eurotank. Which pot are you interested in. Let me see what I can do for you.


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Old 12-06-2008, 03:15 AM   #7
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Originally Posted by Austinhomebrew View Post
I just lowered the price on the 30L Eurotank. Which pot are you interested in. Let me see what I can do for you.

This is a great example of why I chose to use AHS for my online shopping. Great customer service!

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