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    50 Litre Keg

    Batz, it is a stainless steel female fitting that screws onto the coupler and seats onto a rubber washer, the postmix fitting screws into the other end and away you go. I got it from my local Hbs. [email protected] ph 0248695505, talk to a chap called Ron,very helpful fellow, won't...
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    50 Litre Keg

    there is a fitting you can buy that will screw onto the top of the tooheys keg adaptor that will allow your corney keg lines to plug straight in. cost about $17
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    How Much Beer Do You Drink A Week?

    I don't drink much at all,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,spill most of it.
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    Fresh Wort, Advice Needed

    I have decided to try a batch of Fresh Wort for the first time, kicked it off at 25deg then fermented it at a constant 21deg for 7 days, the airlock was dead after the 7th day so turned the temp down to 3deg for a further 7 days. Got all set to keg it off today and bugger me the bloody airlock...
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    Mash Tun & Keg For Sale

    Welcome back to the wonderful world of K&K Xaeros, definatly a step in the right direction. Great beer, Great price, and half the time and effort.
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    Having A Quiet Beer, And Then [email protected]!

    Hey Barney, hope you are still talking to us tomorrow, I got bit by one of those buggers, sat me fair on my arse for a week, only a visit to the local GP got me going again. They might be little but hell they can pack a punch.
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    Loyalty To Grumpy's

    I'm definatly with GMK on this one, support your local bloke, it"S a barstead when you haven't got one.
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    I'll Show You Mine If You Show Me Yours

    Any body gonna show me theirs?
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    How Critical Is Temperature Stability?

    It can cost very little to set up a fermenting fridge and brew at a constant temp. I went to a bloke who repairs fridges and sells second hand ones and asked him if he had any old ones that looked ugly but still worked, he sold me one for $10, a 0 to 40 thermastat you can buy for $35, allow $10...
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    I'll Show You Mine If You Show Me Yours

    Hi Big D, the switch in the control panel will switch power to either the fridge plug (grey cord ) or the light bulb mounted under the fermenter for heat ( red cord) depending at what setting the switch is at. Unfortunatly I took this photo just a few hours after fermentation had finished and...
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    I'll Show You Mine If You Show Me Yours

    where the probe and temp gauge go into the heart of the brew
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    I'll Show You Mine If You Show Me Yours

    the controll panel
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    I'll Show You Mine If You Show Me Yours

    this is the fermenter (84 litres in thar)
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    I'll Show You Mine If You Show Me Yours

    Here are some pictures of my temp controled brewery, 1 is the fermenter (84 litres in thar) 2 is the controll switch, just set it and forget it, 3 is where the probe and temp gauge wire go deep inside the brew via a fish tank heater tube with the gizzards removed.
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    Handy Gadgets

    Oh well, back to the drawing board. (sigh)