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picksbigwagon

Looking for a pony keg or 16 gallon keg

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picksbigwagon

empty of course, but want to make a warm water tank to put above the double barrel stove at the hunting cabin. preferably an all metal one, I posted in the free section but it was removed immediately, maybe this is the right place for this........

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HaywardBound

Frat houses at the U of M on a Saturday morning? Used to see them in the yards.

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picksbigwagon

would prefer not to be arrested while trying to get one....

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IFallsRon

Your local distributor might might be able to help. I'd guess they get back some damaged kegs. I'd suggest one of the big brewers in St. Paul but I think they've all gone to Milwaukee.

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picksbigwagon

I will try that, thanks

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Marmot

Try your local scrap yard. Also, use the Google for Sabco for legal used 1/2 barrel kegs.

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Redlantern

If you don't have any luck with the keg, you might consider taking a sawzall to an old water heater. Use the bottom portion and you already have a tap and drain in it.

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Surface Tension

There are a lot of possibilities. An old propane tank, water expansion tank, compressor tank.

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JohnMickish

I looked on Ebay and to purchase a used keg with shipping there would run about $60.

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picksbigwagon

water expansion tank, that is another possibility too......I checked ebay, did you see the 102 barrel wooden storage tank from Point Brewery in Stevens point? Man, if I had a basement that would hold that thing.

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PierBridge

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I looked on Ebay and to purchase a used keg with shipping there would run about $60.


I can get them locally for $40 delivered.......polished is 5 bucks more....... grin.gif

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dirtking

I think this is simple - go to liquor store buy keg - pay $12 deposit - keep keg

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Sutty

Thats funny right there... Plus you get beer mmmm beer

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Eric Wettschreck

I'll even take one for the team and help you empty the keg.

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hanson

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I'll even take one for the team and help you empty the keg.


Thats what I was thinking. smile.gif You could say a bunch of FM guys are coming over to "help" with my project.

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so haaad

Count me in. Anything for the team...

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stmichael

We better order two. grin.gif

Oh and one on reserve. Good times, good times!!

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jerkin'm

I've got one you can have....it's a beauty too...let me know...tired of lookin' at it..

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Trouthunter

Heck I'd even fork over the 12 bucks for the deposit!

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picksbigwagon

Jerkin'm I am located in Prior Lake, where abouts are you?

Sorry guys, but maybe we can have a beer bust another time. WE have deer camp (in Iowa)in less than two weeks and I would like to have this project done sooner than later. Don't get me wrong, I would love to have a project that involved getting a couple of kegs drank, but the bride would have serious problems if I started to let complete stangers back into the garage and help me drain a couple kegs, again smirk.gifsmirk.gifsmirk.gif

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GotOne

We use an old milk can. Drill a hole toward the bottom and put an on/off valve on it. Can draw water out as needed and a lot more heavy duty than keg.

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jerkin'm

Near Lord Fletchers just off Lake Minnetonka...

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picksbigwagon

is it a pony or full sized keg? I will take it, what does your time line look over the holiday weekend say friday afternoon or saturday sometime????? (612)770-9082

or tpickett@priorlake-savage.k12.mn.us

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Marmot

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I think this is simple - go to liquor store buy keg - pay $12 deposit - keep keg


aka stealing

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dirtking

I prefer to say long-term deposit tongue.gif

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