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Bucket Lid Opening Tool – $2.97 + Free Add On Shipping

5 Gallon Bucket Lid Opener.  Buckets are an economical way to store grain and more.  Lids can be difficult to pry off.  This tool helps with the task. Note that this is designed for use with standard-type bucket lids.

Also Consider: The Gamma Seal Lid – Gamma Seal Lids have an outer ring (that typically stays installed) along with a center section that spins on and off.  It’s airtight and easy to open and close.

2/7/17 6 AM Central: This is selling for just $2.97. Shipping to most US addresses is also free, with a qualifying order, as part of the Amazon’s Add On promotion. Price, shipping and availability can change quickly. Check the product page for up to the minute price and availability.  See Recent Amazon Finds and our Amazon Fillers Resource Page to help you put together an order that qualifies for free shipping.

Linzer 5425 Plastic 5-Gallon Paint Can Opener

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14 in 1 Multi-Tool…. $3.87 + Putting Together a Brew Day Box

As if this posting, Wal-Mart has this Ozark Trail 14 in 1 Multi-Tool and Sheath marked down to just… $3.87.  Two day shipping is free to most US addresses with a $35 order, or order online and select free in store pickup. Check the listing for up to the minute price, description and availability.

I keep a similar Multi-tool in my brew day box.  SeePutting Together A Brew Day Box.

Ozark Trail 14-In-1 Multi-Tool

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img_img_3574-225x300Putting Together a Brew Day Box

Bike MultiTool [includes bottle opener]

18 Function multi-tool.  Includes bottle opener function.

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Bike MultiTOOL 18 Function Compact Cycling Tool Set ~ Great Gift for Bicycle Riders

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King Crimp – Homebrew Capping Gauge

Thanks to HBF Reader Ronnie for this tip!  [8 Ways to Connect with HBF]

King Crimp Cap Gauge.  Use to double check your capped homebrew for proper crimping.

Manufactured to exact specification suggested by bottle cap manufacturer. Precise holes (1.120 in, 1.125 in, 1.130 in, 1.135 in) needed for testing crimped 26mm caps.

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King Crimp – Homebrew Kit Capping Gauge for 26mm Beer Bottle Crowns. Home Brewers can Ensure a Perfect Crimp for Optimum Oxygen Barrier And Preventing Carbonation Leaks

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Deluxe Draft Beer Tool Kit – $39.95, Save $24.10 + Great Deal on Pin Locks

Deluxe Draft Installation/Maintenance Tool Kit from Keg Connection.  Includes a selection of tools and repair parts packed into an ammo can.

You Get...
  • Oetiker clamp tool
  • 20 each of 13.3, 15.7 & 17 Oetiker clamps
  • 5 each of 14.5 & 15.3 Oetiker clamps.
  • 5 adjustable clamps
  • 2 each of beer nut, tailpiece
  • 5 beer washers
  • Deluxe Beer Wrench for faucet, beer nut and tower nut
  • 5 piece oring set for ball lock or pin lock keg
  • Home brew disconnect repair parts: flat washer/oring (2), spring (2), Stem (2), 1 each (2 parts),  cap for ball lock gas and liquid, 1 each (4 parts), cap for pin lock (tall and short) gas and liquid
  • 1 ounce of “Lubri-Film”  NSF approved oring lube
  • 5 MFL washers (for tailpiece or other metal MFL connections

All packed in a watertight, military ammo can.

 

As of this posting, this is marked down to $39.95.  Check Keg Connection for up to the minute price, description and availability.

Deluxe Tool Kit

While the promos last, you can get in on this and Keg Connection’s Stellar Pin Lock Deal and pay the same flat rate shipping (to US addresses) for your whole order.  A tool kit + as many Pin Lock Kegs and extras as you want all ship for one flat rate.

AlsoKegerator Tips & Gear | Keg Repair Part #s | 5 Recent Keg Finds | Build A Recirculating Draft Line Cleaning Pump | What’s the Difference Between Ball Lock Kegs and Pin Lock Kegs?

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Bucket Lid Opening Tool

5 Gallon Bucket Lid Opener.  Buckets are an economical way to store grain and more.  Lids can be difficult to pry off.  This tool helps with the task. Note that this is designed for use with standard-type bucket lids.

Also Consider: The Gamma Seal Lid – Gamma Seal Lids have an outer ring (that typically stays installed) along with a center section that spins on and off.  It’s airtight and easy to open and close.

Update: Since this post was published the price, availability or promotion has changed.  Check the product page for up to the minute description, price and availability.  Also: Today’s Deals on Amazon

Linzer 5425 Plastic 5-Gallon Paint Can Opener

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Nut & Bolt Thread Checker

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Nut and Bolt Thread Checker.  Includes both inch and metric options.

Includes…  INCH (14): 6-32, 8-32, 10-24, 10-32, 1/4-20, 1/4-28, 5/16-18, 5/16-24, 3/8-16, 3/8-24, 7/16-14, 7/16-20, 1/2-13, 1/2-20 METRIC (12): M4x0.7, M5x0.8, M6x1.0, M7x1.0, M8x1.0, M8x1.25, M10x1.0, M10x1.25, M10x1.5, M12x1.25, M12x1.5, M12x1.75

  • Each size has a nut and bolt checker on the same gauge. 26 male/female gauges – 14 inch & 12 metric.
  • Thread sizes are permanently stamped onto each gauge (inch in red, metric in white)
  • Inch gauges are clear zinc plated, metric gauges are black oxide.
  • The individual gauges rotate freely on the wire cable for fast thread verification
  • Wire cable with loop for convenient hanging

Use to identify thread sizes.  May be handy for an around the home-brewery project and beyond.

img_purchdateI picked one of these up to use for homebrewing projects and more

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Nut & Bolt Thread Checker (Inch & Metric)

Also ConsiderNeiko 01407A Electronic Digital Caliper with Extra-Large LCD Screen, 0-6 Inches – I use a caliper around my home brewery to… measure things. 🙂  Including… fitting sizes, o-ring sizes [See: Bulk Keg Orings and Keg Repair Part Numbers] and to aid with designing 3d prints [3D printing tag]

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