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Postby Skarsnik » Fri Mar 15, 2019 1:22 am

Hello everybody,

I did a favour for a friend and in repayment he gave me a homemade bottle of Gin. It was the best Gin I had ever tasted. I've drunk a lot of Vodka and Gin and dabbled with cocktails.

So a lot of research, still it the you tube channel and here we go. One 15 gallon keg, a whole bunch of parts, a $110 still with an extension and I am getting ready for my first run. I plan on building a bigger still as I get into it as the keg build was enough to take on at the start.
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Re: New Player

Postby fizzix » Fri Mar 15, 2019 4:21 am

Hello, Skarsnik. Welcome to the forums and best of luck with your build!
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Re: New Player

Postby rubelstrudel » Fri Mar 15, 2019 5:18 am

Welcome to the forums. Keep us updated how you're doing.
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Re: New Player

Postby Bushman » Fri Mar 15, 2019 5:31 am

Welcome, a keg still will make enough product for personal consumption. For me the diameter of the column is what I changed on my second still to cut down production time. Good luck and be safe!
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Re: New Player

Postby Skarsnik » Fri Mar 15, 2019 6:56 pm

Bushman wrote:Welcome, a keg still will make enough product for personal consumption. For me the diameter of the column is what I changed on my second still to cut down production time. Good luck and be safe!


Cheers, your name sounds familiar. I have already planned out the replacement column and even sourced a 2nd keg, I get a bit carried away with my hobbies. But I figure a bit of practical experience might be a good idea before I go any further.
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Re: New Player

Postby bilgriss » Sat Mar 16, 2019 4:31 am

Sounds like you are having fun. Make sure you also get carried away with cleaning that new keg correctly before consuming any product from it.
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