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All About Canning - Cannular Can Seamers and More...

Discussion in 'AHB Sponsors Shop' started by KegLand-com-au, 21/2/19.

 

  1. Reg Holt

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    Posted 9/7/19
    When I say neighbour he isn't next door, he's down the road it takes two of us to lift it into the car and drive it down there, it is so bloody heavy. Where did you source your cans I could go 1,000 as it will be split between the two of us. Are you getting any wastage?
     
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    Posted 12/7/19
    Where did you source them from Reg? How much?
     
  3. Reg Holt

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    Posted 13/7/19 at 12:37 AM
    Reg hasn't got any, ran out of the ones I got with the machine, we are looking around now that is why I asked wozzie where he got his.
     
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    Posted 13/7/19 at 11:57 PM
    Keg land has some I think it was 79 a box of 179 500ml cans
     
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    Posted 14/7/19 at 12:54 AM
    Just looked on their site and they now have 2 sizes
     
  6. Reg Holt

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    Posted 14/7/19 at 4:44 AM
    Yes I know they sell them but prefer pick up.
     
  7. KegLand-com-au

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    Posted 15/7/19 at 7:56 AM
    Hey guys sorry have not been on this thread much recently and just wanted to give you a bit of an update to the canning machine. Some of you guys have been wanting to use other cans and we have been talking with Visy about this and they have been really great to deal with. They purchased a machine to run some tests on and they have supplied us more details about how to make the required chuck to suit their can lids. So we are in the process of making this new chuck.

    I know some of you guys have used our existing chuck and some of you guys have been making your own chucks but at least we will have an official Visy can chuck available soon so you guys can purchase can's from Visy and use on our machine.

    We have tried to work with Orora but they have not been as helpful to deal with so far. We do have quite a few small breweries using the machines and now hundreds of home brewers also using this machine. I think the price of the machine doesn't make it affordable to everyone but certainly people who want the convenience of disposable cans then it's hard to beat the Cannular.

    It seems the last few pages are getting off topic but really this thread was to help people who want to learn more about Canning. So if you guys have any particular questions on this topic please just ask.
     
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    Posted 17/7/19 at 5:46 AM
    Any plans for a cover in the pipeline?
     
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    Posted 17/7/19 at 6:35 AM
    I had the guys at work machine some bits for me. it was a pretty time consuming process and used a heap of cans testing. Got the Visy cans through a third party :)
     
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    Posted 17/7/19 at 8:59 AM
    What sort of price for the cans and what size?
     
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    Posted 17/7/19 at 10:30 AM
    Do you mean a dust cover for storage when not in use. I guess this is something that we would make fairly easily. So a fabric cover or wood or rigid plastic cover?
     
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    Posted 17/7/19 at 10:31 AM
    I am not sure exactly but the Visy church would probably be $60 to purchase separately.
     
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    Posted 17/7/19 at 11:34 AM
    Sorry no I mean a plastic one that gets pivoted into place before seaming to contain the beer splashing around.
     

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