Amazon ‘Smart Shelf’ keg level indicator

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Has anyone looked into using the new $20 Amazon ‘Smart Shelf’ as a keg level indicator? It would need some software mods but essentially it’s just a digital scale designed to notify users when the weight (amount of product) drops below a pre-set level. Just what we need to monitor keg levels!

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Looks nice. I use masking tape and a black Sharpie to keep track of how many pints I pour.
 

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I usually can tell when keg is empty when beer stops coming out, and it spits foam. If I really want to know status before that, I gently lift kegs in question.

Then again, I'm a "pipeliner" , seldom have to worry about completely running out.

Some of these digital devises are selling solution looking for a problem, in my opinion...but whatever opens the wallet and floats yer boat, as they say...
 

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Near as I can tell it only works with supported products. Plus you'd need the medium for weight capacity but it would waste a lot of space in your kegerator.
 

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Stumbled upon this the other day. Don't have any experience w/it, but wouldn't require any app rebuild/redirection.

Keg Level Indicator
 

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Stumbled upon this the other day. Don't have any experience w/it, but wouldn't require any app rebuild/redirection.

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I thought about it, but I'd need 2 and still need to open door to see it and it's something else to CLEAN. That I don't need. I'll just be a foam and spitting beer guy too. Too cheap buy scale
 
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