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2 years 6 days ago #1830 by stewcooney
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Ok .. So the temptation to try all grain is getting to be . I don't think I'm smart enough or handy enough to build a rig , nor do i have the time so I've come across this system -
. Ive been quoted some where around $900 by my local. Vague quote but good arguing points for me late ..

Any thoughts of this for a introduction system for a complete newb to grain brewing ?

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2 years 6 days ago #1831 by Gash
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You'd build one for cheaper, but is a lot of work and time. It's not bad a little system and the computer can be updated later if you want to tinker, I'd say if you havent got the time, patience or skill to build one then go for it, it's much cheaper then others. Its good for space saving too. You can always throw together an all grain system for half the price, but this really isnt a bad buy for a beginner and keeps temps with a few button presses, and if you want to sell it later and get something else I'm sure you wont find it hard to get a buyer. Cheers mate

by the way thats about the right price, not sure you'll get one for less then that!

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2 years 3 days ago #1832 by stewcooney
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thanks gash .. for now i think ill play more with some part grain brews before laying out a heap of cash .its always a challenge to resist the temptation for new toys .

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1 year 11 months ago #1849 by stewcooney
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damn ! i just ordered a grainfather like yesterday after weeks of consideration and today i discovered a much simpler and cheaper system on the keg king site .. i still feel the grainfather is a much better system but the $500 difference in price could have bought a lot of goodies .. anyway ... buy it once so i still feel i bought right .. also have the mangrove jacks apa for my first learing batch just to keep it easy ( i hope ) . I'm thinking beer smith will be next to help me get away from expensive kits .. cheers ..

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1 year 11 months ago #1850 by Gash
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Yeah I just saw that video yesterday myself, bugger. Think the only real difference is the pipe on the side and pump. That sort of shit always happens to me.... Doesn't matter mate, you'll still get good beer in the end!

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1 year 7 months ago #1971 by find_another_slave
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So...birthday was day before yesterday. Happy Birthday to me!

Downside of course is I have nothing to put in it...oh well, can't have everything... :P
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1 year 7 months ago - 1 year 7 months ago #1974 by sittingaround
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Happy Birthday mate!


Yeah i spotted the RoboBrew from kegking last night... for $450 its looking like a pretty good buy.
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Finnroo's Avatar Finnroo - Thu 21 Sep - 13:55

Wigram Brewery APA in the glass, Thin Lizzy on the platter. It does nt get any better, Cheers all lol

Gash's Avatar Gash - Thu 21 Sep - 07:52

That sounds sensational!

Finnroo's Avatar Finnroo - Wed 20 Sep - 12:02

Enjoying a wigram brewery Harvard Honey Ale. Outstanding with a bit of Savatage streets on the platter. Cheers, out there brewing it. lol

Finnroo's Avatar Finnroo - Mon 18 Sep - 19:29

Bottling day tomorrow, should be good :D

Beef's Avatar Beef - Sat 16 Sep - 13:53

Hey Gash, got a quick question, was thinking about putting 2 All INN citra wort kits in the fermentersaurus, 30L, Then after ferment, adding the 5L cooled boiled water with priming Dex to each keg and filling, What do you think?

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