Category Archives: Reader Tips

Reader Tip: 10 Luminarc Pub Glasses – $11.99, $1.20 Each – Made in the US

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ARC International Luminarc Pub Beer Glass, 16-Ounce, Set of 10

Set of 10 Pub, 16 Ounce Pint Glasses from Arc International.  Made in the US, Lead free and dishwasher safe.

2/28/15 12 PM Central: This are selling for just $11.99 or $1.20 per glass and… shipping is free with Prime or a qualifying $35 order.  Check the product page for up to the minute price and availability.

ARC International Luminarc Pub Beer Glass, 16-Ounce, Set of 10

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10 EZ Lok Brass Inserts (for DIY Tap Handles) – $4.70, 47 cents Each

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E-Z Lok Threaded Insert, Brass, Knife Thread, 3/8"-16 Internal Threads, 0.625" Length (Pack of 10)

10 Pack of EZ Lok Threaded Brass Inserts ( 3/8″-16, .625″ Length).  Brian indicates that these are the right size for making your own tap handles.  Check out this review for some additional information and insight.

2/27/15 2:30 PM Central: This 10 pack is selling for just $4.70.  That’s 47 cents each.  Shipping is free with Prime or a qualifying $35 order.  Check the product page for up to the minute price and availability.

img_ssWas: These have had a long quoted ship time of 2 to 4 weeks, but…

img_nowNow: As of this posting, these are in stock and ready to ship.

E-Z Lok Threaded Insert, Brass, Knife Thread, 3/8″-16 Internal Threads, 0.625″ Length (Pack of 10)

Also consider the optional drive tool…
E-Z LOK Drive Tool – Optional – Use with 329-6, 329-601, 329-624, 303-6, 303-624, 319-6, 319-624, 335-6, 450-10, 550-6, 650-10, 650-10F, 453-10, 653-10, 653-10F, 400-6, 400-624

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Reader Tip: STC-1000 Dual Stage Digital Temperature Controller for $15.99 Shipped

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STC 1000 Temperature Controller

via NewEgg Flash

The STC-1000 is a very popular homebrewing temperature controller.  This is a dual stage controller.  That means it has the ability to control both a heating and cooling device.  Great for a kegerator or a fermentation chamber/deep freeze.  110 volt version, reads in deg C.  This offering is selling for $15.99 + free shipping.

Use for controlling fermentation or kegerator temperature

Also Consider: Inkbird All-Purpose Digital Temperature Controller Fahrenheit &Centigrade Thermostat w Sensor 2 Relays – All the features of the STC-1000 + It reads in deg F First Looks Post

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Update: Target (In Store) Propane Burner, Kettle and Basket Combo for $29.95 – YMMV

Turkey Fryer - 3 in 1 Multi-Use

Thanks to HBF Reader for Tom this tip!  There are 8 Ways to Connect with HBF

Tom Says: “I found this on clearance at my local Target for $29.95. 38k btus”

YMMV – Your Mileage May Vary on this one.  Price and availability will depend on location.

Update: I was contacted by another reader, Michael.  Michael said that his local Target has this combo, but it is marked at regular price.  HIs local store said that if he could provide information on the markdown at another store, they would match the price.  I got with Tom and asked.  Tom said he hadn’t actually purchased it, but had seen it.  So… Tom went out and purchased it and provided this.  Whammo!  Thanks again Tom!  You get the HBF “Above and Beyond Award”!

Target Discounted Propane Burner

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Also Consider: Brinkmann 815-4001-S Turkey Fryer · Bayou Classic SP1 Jet Cooker

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Reader Tip: Free Irish Red or Stout Kit with $100 NB Purchase

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erin go bragh northern brewer irish stout

Spend $100 at Northern Brewer and get your choice of a free Irish Red Ale or Dry Irish Stout recipe kit.  This saves you up to $31.99.

Check out the full details and grab the coupon code

Bundles With: $7.99 Flat Rate Shipping

More from Northern Brewer:

Reader Tip: 100 Foot Rolls of Food Safe Tubing

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ATP Vinyl-Flex PVC Plastic Tubing, Clear, 1/4" ID x 3/8" OD, 100 feet Length

FDA Approved, NSF Certified, 55 PSI Pressure Rating available in a number of sizes.

From the manufacturer’s product catalog (page 15) regarding this tubing…

Features: Lightweight, Flexible, Food Grade, Clear Color, DEHP Free.  “ATP Vinyl-Flex PVC NSF 61 is suitable for general, low-pressure, industrial applications for the conveyance of liquids and semi solids. It also certified with FDA regulations and is NSF 61 certified for use in potable water and food and beverage applications. Although it is not intended for use in higher pressure applications, it does provide good chemical resistance, is lightweight, flexible and economically priced.”

ATP Vinyl-Flex PVC Plastic Tubing, Clear, 1/4″ ID x 3/8″ OD, 100 feet Length

ATP Vinyl-Flex PVC Food Grade Plastic Tubing, Clear, 3/16″ ID x 5/16″ OD, 100 feet Length

ATP Vinyl-Flex PVC Plastic Tubing, Clear, 5/16″ ID x 7/16″ OD, 100 feet Length

ATP Vinyl-Flex PVC Food Grade Plastic Tubing, Clear, 1/2″ ID x 5/8″ OD, 100 feet Length

Related: CO2 and Beverage Tubing

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Recent Amazon Finds:

Target (In Store) Propane Burner, Kettle and Basket Combo for $29.95 – YMMV

Turkey Fryer - 3 in 1 Multi-Use

Thanks to HBF Reader for Tom this tip!  There are 8 Ways to Connect with HBF

Tom Says: “I found this on clearance at my local Target for $29.95. 38k btus”

YMMV – Your Mileage May Vary on this one.  Price and availability will depend on location.

Update: I was contacted by another reader, Michael.  Michael said that his local Target has this combo, but it is marked at regular price.  HIs local store said that if he could provide information on the markdown at another store, they would match the price.  I got with Tom and asked.  Tom said he hadn’t actually purchased it, but had seen it.  So… Tom went out and purchased it and provided this.  Whammo!  Thanks again Tom!

Target Discounted Propane Burner

Check it out – Here

Also Consider: Brinkmann 815-4001-S Turkey Fryer · Bayou Classic SP1 Jet Cooker

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