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Neiko Digital Caliper

Neiko 01407A Electronic Digital Caliper with Extra-Large LCD Screen, 0-6 Inches

Electronic Digital Caliper by Neiko.  Easy to operate.  One button switches between inches and mm.  Hardened stainless steel shaft.  Resolution: 0.01mm/0.0005 inch, Accuracy: 0.02mm/0.001 inch.  Large LCD display.  Take measurements from 0 to 6 inches.  1 year warranty.

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]

Neiko 01407A Electronic Digital Caliper with Extra-Large LCD Screen, 0-6 Inches

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1/2″ Heavy Duty Drill at Harbor Freight + Cereal Killer Grain Mill

Thanks to Twitter Follower Joe for this tip!  [Connect with HBF on Twitter]

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Joe suggested this drill on sale at Harbor Freight for powering Adventures in Homebrewing‘s Cereal Killer Grain Mill (on sale for $99.99 shipped).

Joe says: “I have that [Cereal Killer Grain Mill] , and I power it with this drill and I’ve never been happier.

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The Cereal Killer Grain Mill gets consistently great feedback and is one of our Top Finds.

Milling your own grain… 1.  Gives you control over the crush of your grain.  That’s a big factor in efficiency.  A mill allows you to fine tune for your equipment and process.  2.  A mill allows you to save money by buying whole bags of grain.  3.  Freshly milled grain = better tasting beer. and… 4.  Mad street cred… :)

Cereal Killer Grain Mill – $99.99 + Free Shipping

Update: Joe Also shared this video of his setup for mounting this drill, with the Cereal Crusher in action…

Update 2: Twitter follower just pointed out that this printable 20% off coupon also works with this drill!

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True Utility KeyTool Multitool Set with Bottle Opener

True Utility TU247 KeyTool Multitool Set

True Utility TU247 KeyTool Multitool Set.  Includes – Bottle Opener, Nail File, Thread Cutter, 3 Screwdrivers and Tweezers.  Made from Stainless Steel.  Includes quick release clip.

True Utility TU247 KeyTool Multitool Set

Also ConsiderNite Ize KMT-11-R3 DoohicKey Multi-Tool [Review]

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Neiko Titanium Step Drill Bit 1/4′ to 1-3/8′

Neiko 10194A Titanium Step Drill Bit 1/4' to 1-3/8' in 1/8' Increments, 10 Steps

Neiko 10194A Titanium Step Drill Bit 1/4′ to 1-3/8′ in 1/8′ Increments by Neiko.  2 Flute design for drilling in steel, stainless steel, copper, aluminum, and other surfaces.  3/8″ shank.  Step Sizes: 1/4, 3/8, 1/2, 5/8, 3/4, 7/8, 1, 1-1/8, 1-1/4, 1-3/8-inch.  Cuts and deburrs.

Use to drill a hole in your kettle based brew kettle, mlt or hlt so that you can add a weldless bulkhead, ball valve or thermometer

Neiko 10194A Titanium Step Drill Bit 1/4′ to 1-3/8′ in 1/8′ Increments, 10 Steps

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Snap-On Multi Tool – $9.99 Shipped + Putting Together a Brew Day Box

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This Snap-On Multi Tool is marked down 50% to $9.99 on eBay.  Includes 8 tools – pliers, wire cutters, wire strippers, a pocket knife, bottle opener, Phillips screwdriver, flat head screwdriver, and carabineer clip.

I keep a similar [Leatherman 831426 Wingman Multi-Tool] in my brew day box.  SeePutting Together A Brew Day Box.

Snap-on Multi Tool – 871154 – $9.99 + Free Shipping

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Neiko Digital Caliper

Neiko 01407A Electronic Digital Caliper with Extra-Large LCD Screen, 0-6 Inches

Electronic Digital Caliper by Neiko.  Easy to operate.  One button switches between inches and mm.  Hardened stainless steel shaft.  Resolution: 0.01mm/0.0005 inch, Accuracy: 0.02mm/0.001 inch.  Large LCD display.  Take measurements from 0 to 6 inches.  1 year warranty.

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]

Neiko 01407A Electronic Digital Caliper with Extra-Large LCD Screen, 0-6 Inches

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Bucket Lid Opening Tool – $5.62

Linzer 5425 Plastic 5-Gallon Paint Can Opener

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.

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.

2/2/16 4 PM Central:  This is selling for $5.62.  Shipping is also free with Prime or a qualifying $35 order.  Check the product page for up to the minute price and availability.

Linzer 5425 Plastic 5-Gallon Paint Can Opener

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