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VINCA Digital Caliper [measure fittings, o-rings and more]

VINCA DCLA-0605 Quality Electronic Digital Vernier Caliper Inch/Metric/Fractions Conversion 0-6 Inch/150 mm Stainless Steel Body Red/Black Extra Large LCD Screen Auto Off Featured Measuring Tool


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  • Higher quality lower price stainless steel digital caliper with inch/metric/fraction conversion; Home DIY and professional use are both highly recommended
  • Fine polished stainless steel and NEW processing of depthometer’s groove give better looking, smooth sliding, and accurate result
  • Measure Range: 0-6 inches/150mm; Display: 1/2″x1 1/2″ (13mm x 38mm) extra large LCD; Accuracy: ¬Ī0.001″/0.02mm; Resolution: 0.0005″/0.01mm, 1/128″

I use calipers around my home brewery to… measure things. ūüôā ¬†Including… fitting sizes, o-ring sizes [See:¬†Bulk Keg Orings and Keg Repair Part Numbers]

VINCA DCLA-0605 Quality Electronic Digital Vernier Caliper Inch/Metric/Fractions Conversion 0-6 Inch/150 mm Stainless Steel Body Red/Black Extra Large LCD Screen Auto Off Featured Measuring Tool

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14 Piece Cremax Screwdriver Set

Magnetic Screwdriver Set 14 PCS Include Slotted/Phillips/Torx Precision Screwdriver, CREMAX Professional Cushion Grip and Non-Slip for Repair Home Improvement Craft

Magnetic Screwdriver Set 14 PCS Include Slotted/Phillips/Torx Precision Screwdriver, CREMAX Professional Cushion Grip and Non-Slip for Repair Home Improvement Craft

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  • „ÄźMultifunctional Tool Set„ÄĎCREMAX 14 PCS screwdriver is up for any task such as working on domestic appliances, furniture, electronic products, automotive & for factory use
  • „Äź14 Different Screwdriver Sizes„ÄĎ5 Slotted, 5 Phillips & 4 Torex, this set is a good choice for both professionals & amateurs
  • „ÄźPremium Materials & Ergonomic Design Chromium vanadium steel screwdriver bar for enhanced durability; ergonomic non-slip handles made of PP+TPR for your comfort with sizing printed for easy identification
  • „Äź2 in 1 magnetizer/ demagnetizer tool magnetize or demagnetize the screwdriver as you please by sliding on the tool‚Äôs top or center; blackened magnetic tip for effective rust protection

 

Use for projects around your home brewery and beyond.

Magnetic Screwdriver Set 14 PCS Include Slotted/Phillips/Torx Precision Screwdriver, CREMAX Professional Cushion Grip and Non-Slip for Repair Home Improvement Craft  Рnote that multiple variations of this product may be available, as such a different version may appear at this link


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Bucket Lid Opening Tool – $2.93 + free prime ship

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 and may not work well with thin-lipped style lids used on some fermenters.

Also Consider Gamma Seal Lids: 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.¬† Search Amazon “gamma seal lid”

12/31/19 5 PM Central: These are selling for just $2.93. Shipping is also free to many US addresses with Prime Membership [Try Prime for Free] or a qualifying order. Prices, shipping and availability can change quickly. Please note that product prices and availability are subject to change. Prices and availability were accurate at the time this post was published; however, they may differ from those you see when you visit Amazon. Check the product page for current price, description and availability. Also: Recent Amazon Finds and Amazon Fillers Resource Page 

Linzer 5425 Plastic 5-Gallon Paint Can Opener


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Apollo Tools 5 Piece Ratcheting Wrench Set – includes 11/16″+7/8″ great for ball locks – now $13.65 w/coupon + free prime ship

Apollo Tools DT1212 SAE Ratcheting Wrench Set, 5-Piece

Apollo Tools DT1212 SAE Ratcheting Wrench Set, 5-Piece

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  • OUR 5 PIECE RATCHETING WRENCH SET- SAE: This is the set you need and want for SAE applications. Our ratcheting wrenches are made of high grade steel alloy that is heat-treated for strength and durability and chrome plated to resist corrosion.
  • AN ORGANIZED RATCHETING WRENCH SET WITHOUT THE BULK: Our ratcheting wrench set comes in a handy carrying cradle people love. The minimal, easy to carry packaging allows for all the wrenches to stay organized with quick access without a bulky case.
  • HANDY SET FOR VERSATILE USE: The ratcheting wrenches are perfect for use in tight spots; you’ll always have the right size for all quick jobs. This is a great set of high quality wrenches at an exceptional price. It is perfect to keep in your car for emergencies, and makes a great gift idea.
  • MOST NEEDED SIZES: We selected the sizes we believe you will need most often: 1/4-Inch by 5/16-Inch, 3/8-Inch by 7/16-Inch, 1/2-Inch by 9/16-Inch, 5/8-Inch by 3/4-Inch, 11/16-Inch by 7/8-Inch ratcheting wrenches.
  • APOLLO‚ÄôS HAND TOOL LIFETIME QUALITY GUARANTEE: Each tool is tested against industry standards for hardness, torque, finish and usability and should last a lifetime under normal use.

 

One of the five wrenches included in this combo has an 11/16″ end and a 7/8″ end.¬† That’s super handy because those are the two primary sizes of ball lock posts.¬† So… that wrench in particular should be super handy for ball lock keg owners.¬† One wrench to grab that has both sizes on it.

12/20/19 5 PM Central: This is selling for $14.10.¬† Click on “Save an extra $0.45 when you apply this coupon” and the price drops to $13.65 at checkout. Shipping is also free to many US addresses with Prime Membership [Try Prime for Free]¬†or a¬†qualifying order. Prices, shipping and availability can change quickly. Please note that product prices and availability are subject to change. Prices and availability were accurate at the time this post was published; however, they may differ from those you see when you visit Amazon. Check the product page for current price, description and availability.

Apollo Tools DT1212 SAE Ratcheting Wrench Set, 5-Piece – note that multiple variations of this product may be available, as such a different version may appear at this link


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Make sure the components you use are compatible and rated for your intended application.  Contact manufacturer with questions about suitability or a specific application.  Always read and follow manufacturer directions.

Pin Lock Corny Keg Post Socket – $13.95 + Free Shipping + What’s the Difference Between Ball and Pin Lock Kegs

This is a Pin lock socket to remove the posts off a pin lock Cornelius style keg.  Pin locks require a special socket to remove posts.

Related:¬†¬†What’s the Difference Between Ball Lock Kegs and Pin Lock Kegs?¬†|¬†Recent Keg Finds

As if this posting, this is eBay offering it’s selling for just $13.95.¬† Shipping is also free to many US addresses.¬† Prices, shipping and availability can change quickly. Please note that product prices and availability are subject to change. Prices and availability were accurate at the time this post was published; however, they may differ from those you see when you visit the product page. Check the product page for current price, description and availability.

Pin Lock Keg Socket Corny Keg, Home Brew Beer, Soda Fast Shipping

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Gerber Suspension-NXT Multi-Tool [Handy for Brew Day] + Putting Together a Brew Day Box

Gerber Suspension-NXT Multi-Tool with Pocket Clip [30-001364]

Gerber Suspension-NXT Multi-Tool with Pocket Clip [30-001364] More Info

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  • While still up to the challenge of the professional tradesman, the slimmer design and focused tool pack are ideal for EDC user
  • Successful features of the Suspension remain: all outboard tools, all locking tools, and spring-loaded jaws
  • New features to the Suspension-NXT include: wire stripper, medium flathead driver, awl, file, and ruler
  • The needle nose pliers are spring-loaded to lessen hand fatigue for the user
  • The sturdy pocket clip allows the tool to rest deep in pocket or securely on belt when not in use

 

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

Gerber Suspension-NXT Multi-Tool with Pocket Clip [30-001364] – note that multiple variations of this product may be available, as such a different version may appear at this link


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Neocraft NET10010 100Pc Screwdiver & Bits Set – around the brewery & beyond

Neocraft NET10010 100Pc Screwdiver & Bits Set

Neocraft NET10010 100Pc Screwdiver & Bits Set

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  • PRECISION SCREWDRIVERS- This precision screwdriver set contains both standard and precision screwdrivers for a wide variety of applications. It is designed to be used by professionals as well as homeowners for regular everyday home repairs.
  • DOUBLE COLOR- The double color injected handle has of this screwdriver set has been designed to provide more torque. This makes it a durable product which will come in handy no matter what the occasions and will provide you with the best quality service.
  • ERGONOMIC DESIGN- The grip of this screwdriver bit set is of PP and TPR material, making it soft and comfortable to fit in your palm and minimizes hand fatigue while you work on continuously for hours. It allows you to work with less effort while improving precision and efficiency.
  • EXCELLENT WORKMANSHIP- This tool kit is designed for professionals so that electricians, mechanics, carpenters, etc. can find themselves reaching for these tools over others. It has been designed keeping in mind the extreme workloads these trades require, but making it durable and wear-resistant. Each screwdriver contains a 360-degree rotation so you can rotate the screws smoothly.
  • NEOCRAFT GUARANTEE- All our products come with a Neocraft quality guarantee, and it is the same for this screwdriver and bits set. If you have any problems with our tool set, simply let us know and we will do whatever we can to change that!

 

Use for projects around the brewery and beyond.

Neocraft NET10010 100Pc Screwdiver & Bits Set – note that multiple variations of this product may be available, as such a different version may appear at this link


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Gerber 12 in 1 Multi-Tool [Handy for Brew Day] + Putting Together a Brew Day Box

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Gerber Suspension Multi Tool.  12 Integrated components.  Lightweight open frame stainless handle.  Includes ballistic nylon shield.


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  • Suspension Multi-Plier multitool with 12 integrated components
  • Saf.T.Plus component locking system guarantees safety
  • Lightweight open-frame stainless steel handle
  • Includes a ballistic nylon sheath
  • Weighs 9.6 oz; Closed Length: 4 inches; limited lifetime warranty

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

Gerber Suspension Multi-Plier [22-01471]


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KOMOS Double Offset Tower Wrench – $8.49 + free ship eligible, limited availability

KOMOS™ Double Offset Tower Wrench

KOMOS™ Double Offset Tower Wrench¬†from MoreBeer

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The KOMOS tower wrench is designed to tighten the nut on the back of a faucet shank. It is double offset for clearance inside of round towers and to move the handle away from the insulation or other nearby objects. Also super handy when tightening shanks inside a cold box when space is at a premium and it hard to fit a traditional wrench. Pubs have historically made their own, now you can get one the easy way.

Laser Cut from 12 guage 304 Stainless Steel. Offset 3/4″ on each end to fit around insulation or inside of small towers.

Features:

  • 1-1/16″ 12 Point Wrench
  • 1-1/8″ 12 Point Wrench
  • Made from 304 Stainless Steel

 

Limited Availability Deal of the Day: As of this posting, this is marked down to $8.49 as a MoreBeer Deal of the Day.¬†Shipping is also free to addresses in the contiguous US with most¬†$59 Orders.¬†Availability:¬†This is available today only, while supplies last. Quantities are limited. Check the MoreBeer’s Deal of the Day to check today’s offering.

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KOMOS™ Double Offset Tower Wrench

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80 Piece Stainless Steel Oetiker-Style Clamp Assortment AND Pincer Tool

Keadic 80Pcs 1/4"-15/16" 304 Stainless Steel Single Ear Hose Clamps Pex Pinch Clamp Assortment Kit with Ear Clamp Pincer for Securing Pipe Hoses and Automotive Use

Keadic 80Pcs 1/4″-15/16″ 304 Stainless Steel Single Ear Hose Clamps Pex Pinch Clamp Assortment Kit with Ear Clamp Pincer for Securing Pipe Hoses and Automotive Use

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  • „ÄźHIGH QUALITY MATERIAL„ÄĎ Made of 100% stainless steel, these clamps are corrosion resistant and anti-rust.
  • „ÄźSPECIAL DESIGN„ÄĎ Special cochlear design provides a strong thermal expansion compensation function, which compensates for the dimensional change caused by the change of the hose, so that the pipe is always in a good sealing and fastening state. Narrow band design to provide a more centralized seal pressure, the clamping effect is obvious and stronger than that of the traditional screw type clamp.
  • „ÄźCOMPLETE SPECIFICATIONS„ÄĎThis single ear hose clamp set covers 8 common sizes items : 6-7mm, 7-8.7mm, 8.8-10.5mm, 10.3-12.8mm, 12.8-15.3mm, 15.3-18.5mm, 17.8-21.0mm, 20.3-23.5mm, which are widely used in hoses and plastic pipes, especially suitable for beverage, automotive, marine, motorcycle, and industrial applications.
  • „ÄźCRIMPING PLIER TOOL„ÄĎAn useful Ear Clamp Pincer are included in this kit, with plastic coated handle, which is convenient for your installation widely applied to single ear hose clamps, double ear clamps, stepless clamps, etc.

 

I’m a big fan of Oetiker style clamps, especially in my kegerator. ¬†See:¬†Oetiker Stepless Clamps for Kegerator Gas and Beer Lines.

Keadic 80Pcs 1/4″-15/16″ 304 Stainless Steel Single Ear Hose Clamps Pex Pinch Clamp Assortment Kit with Ear Clamp Pincer for Securing Pipe Hoses and Automotive Use


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