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Rollera
« on: April 14, 2010, 06:53:30 AM »
Well, I put this over in the wood/cask section because it
also fits there. But I thought it could go here as well because
It is something I made that works actually quite well.
Gives new meaning to the lyrics "Roll out the barrels"



Tall enough to rack in to corney kegs, and tall enough to be a pain to
get fresh beer back into...
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Re: Rollera
« Reply #1 on: April 19, 2010, 05:23:56 PM »
You can use CO2 to push the beer out. 2-8psi will get it up at least 6' from my experience. That way the barrel can be closer to the ground, less of a tip hazard! :o
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Re: Rollera
« Reply #2 on: April 19, 2010, 09:41:40 PM »
It is sturdy for sure made outta 2X6 ers...not thinkin it is gonna tip easily.
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Re: Rollera
« Reply #3 on: April 20, 2010, 05:24:16 AM »
 . .assuming it's physically anchored to the moving dolly.
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Re: Rollera
« Reply #4 on: April 20, 2010, 06:53:03 AM »
. .assuming it's physically anchored to the moving dolly.

Yes I put long lag screws up thru each "leg" physically anchoring it to the dolly.
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Re: Rollera
« Reply #5 on: April 20, 2010, 07:51:20 AM »
Then it's not going anywhere . . I like it!  :)
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Re: Rollera
« Reply #6 on: April 20, 2010, 08:33:15 AM »
Plus where every leg meets the dolly, I put hurricane angle clips to further reinforce
the stress and strain of rolling an elevated 100# of beer ( its actually150# beer + Barrel)
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