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Coleman 48 Quart Cooler – $19.99 at Sears + How to Build a Mash Tun

Sears has Coleman’s 48 Quart Chest Cooler Cooler marked down to $19.99.  In store pickup may be available depending on stock in your area.  Check it out – Here

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12″ Stainless Steel False Bottom – $33.99

12" Domed Stainless Steel False Bottom - AG405

12″ False Bottom, All Stainless Steel Construction.  For use in 10 gallon (or larger) round beverage coolers – See: Igloo 10 Gallon Seat Top.  3/32″ perforated holes on 5/32 centers.  The barb is 3/8″.  Related: High Temp Tubing1/2″ by 3/8″ Barb

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Stainless Steel False Bottom (12″ Diameter) AG405 – $33.99 + Free Shipping with a $59 order

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10 Gallon Cooler Mash Tun w/Built in Thermometer – $184.95 (Save $35)

Cooler Mash Tun With Thermometer - 10 Gallon

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Cooler mash tun from MoreBeer.  Includes stainless false bottom and ball valve and an installed thermometer for tracking mash temps.  Coolers like this work great as mash tuns because they hold temperature very well.

Cooler Mash Tun With Thermometer – 10 Gallon AG335 – $184.95 + Free Shipping

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Igloo 10 Gallon Cooler for Mash Tun or HLT

Igloo 10 Gallon Seat Top Beverage Cooler

10 Gallon Seat Top Cooler by Igloo.  UltraTherm Insulation, Impact Resistant, Reinforced Handles, Stackable.  Flat Lid is pressure fit (not threaded).  Since the lid isn’t threaded, you can fit a temperature probe underneath [See: Hands on ChefAlarm Thermometer].

I use this same cooler for my mash tun and it has worked great for me for years.  It hold temperature very well and it has held up like a champ.  It would also make a good HLT.

Igloo 10 Gallon Seat Top Beverage dispenser with spigot and Cup Dispenser

The seat top lid on this cooler is handy.  Since it’s not threaded, you can run a thermometer under the lid.  Check out these pictures of a brew day, using ThermoWorks ChefAlarm Thermometer…

img_img_8097-225x300Temp probe cable running under the lid

img_img_8120-225x300The ThermoWorks ChefAlarm tracking mash temp like a champ.  It keeps a running high and low tally so you know what has happened over time.  It also features both high and low alarms

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Weldless Stainless Conversion Kit

Weldless Stainless Steel Ball Valve and Spigot

Weldless Stainless Steel Sigot.  1/2″ Full Port Ball Valve and 1/2″ Barb.  Full 1/2″ coupler in the back allows you to install and inside barb (for tubing to a false bottom) or kettle accessory – bazooka-type filter or pickup tube.

You could use this to Use to add a ball valve to your kettle, mash tun or HLT.

Weldless Stainless Steel Ball Valve and Spigot

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Reader Tip: 48 Quart Chest Cooler at Dick’s Sporting Goods

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Coleman 48 Quart Chest Cooler

Dick’s Sporting Goods has this 48 quart chest freezer marked down to just $19.99.  This is the same style of cooler used in the AHA’s Mash Tun Build.

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MoreBeer’s Ultimate Sparge Arm – $124.95 Shipped – with Promo Code

The Ultimate Sparge Arm

This is MoreBeer’s patent pending stainless Ultimate Sparge Arm.  100% stainless and silicone construction.  Two adjustment points.  The included ball valve allows you to control flow rate during sprage or recirc.  The check valve prevents back flow.  Check out the product page for more info, including a video on the Ultimate Sparge Arm.

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The Ultimate Sparge Arm BE950 – $124.95 + Free Shipping

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