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    Minnesota Blichmann RipeTide Pump

    Selling a new Blichmann RipeTide Pump. I used the pump once before moving into an all in one BIAB setup. $155 Local pickup in the Twin Cities available
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    Riptide Pump Position Relative to Source/Destination

    I need some clarification on what the optimal position of a Riptide pump (or any pump like it) should be relative to my liquid source and destination. I know the pump needs to be below the source but by how far? Is there a general rule of thumb I can use to have the optimal height and length of...
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    Blichmann Riptide Washer

    So I have lost the tiny washer that goes in my riptide pump during a cleaning and can't find the darn thing anywhere. I check on Blichmanns site and see that they have them, but I hate to get a single washer for .50 and pay $8 in shipping when I can likely hit the local hardware store and pick...
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    WTB Riptide Pump

    I would really like to pick one of these up for under $200 if possible. I’m in 20646 if you’re interested. Will pay shipping.
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    First Time Whirlpooling with Pump

    I tried whirlpooling with a Riptide and a Spin Cycle arm during my brew a few days ago, but was pretty underwhelmed by the results. I didn't have any sort of trub cone at the bottom of the kettle - all the cold break seemed to be spread out on the bottom of the kettle like it normally is. I had...