Sitting in our tasting room with two young teachers on Monday. The young lady (Math teacher) she wanted to have a child on 3-14-15. I asked her "boyfriend" how he felt about it. He told me they would circle around to that arrangement.
Connect to the brewers, they are the ones who know where the equipment can be found at less than a premium. Think outside the box also. As Major said your brewing experience will help you more than you know and a strong back will help. I may have some complete 10 bbl plastic fermentors available within a year. Stay tunned