4800 Watt Keg Boiler Anyone ?

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Re: 4800 Watt Keg Boiler Anyone ?

Postby MacStill » Fri Sep 12, 2014 10:21 pm

i dont think lead in brass being the heaviest metal, with a pretty high boiling point, is going to say hey I'm gunna go up this boiler & through the still to fuck these blokes up.

but you can get the same gear in SS for a few bucks more if it makes you feel better ;-)
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Re: 4800 Watt Keg Boiler Anyone ?

Postby 1 2many » Fri Sep 12, 2014 10:22 pm

woodduck wrote:Hi guys, is a bit of brass in boilers still seen as ok or has people's thoughts on this changed. What I'm getting at is, i would like to use a brass tap for my drain, only because I already have one. I will be using ss fitting into the keg it will only be the tap that is brass. Would this be ok? Or should i just bite the bullet and go ss?


For a drain in a boiler the brass will be fine as it isn't in the vapour path, if the fitting is below the wash volume you will be ok.
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Re: 4800 Watt Keg Boiler Anyone ?

Postby woodduck » Fri Sep 12, 2014 10:37 pm

Thanks guys.
I got a 1" here, that should empty it out pretty quick. i did notice i had a 1 1/2" gate valve mmmm may cave my still in though :laughing-rolling:
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