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  1. 1,000 gallon mash tun and 2x 1,000 gallon fermenters. Delivered new in March 2017. Only reason for selling is that we have outgrown them. Not looking to separate at this time. $65,000 FOB Columbia, Illinois (62236). 1,000 Gallon Mash Tun Steam heated Dual cooling jackets Insulated Dual prop agitator w/ motor and gear reducer 4" drain 2x 4" accessory ports on top CIP system w/ 2 rotating spray balls Sparging system Top and side manways Support ring for false bottom in place, but no false bottom. Dished bottom for total drain Thermometer Thermowell 4 Adjustable Feet Engine-Turned (Swirl) Finish Liquid level indicator tube 2x 1,000 Gallon Fermenters Dual Cooling Jackets Insulated Agitator w/ motor and gear reducer 4" Drain 4" accessory port Top manway Thermometer Thermowell 4 Adjustable Feet Engine-Turned (Swirl) Finish Dished bottom for total drain All equipment currently functional and still in use. You are more than welcome to come see it in action prior to its decommissioning within the next couple of months. For more information please email adam.stumpf at stumpysspirits dot com or call 618-281-7733.
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    Continuous Columns: Where do I start??

    Check out StillDragon....they've got a beast coming out.
  3. I'll take the black ones!!!! Please shoot me an email to adam.stumpf at stumpysspirits.com and I'll get it all arranged. Where did you buy them from? Thanks! Adam
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    Anton-Paar DMA35

    Tried to PM you but it would not go through. Could you please send me an email at adam.stumpf at stumpysspirits.com Thanks! Adam
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    Anton-Paar DMA35

    PMing you now.
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    30gL barrel racks

    Sorry, we decided to move to 53 gal. Thanks, Adam
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    50ml Contract Packaging

    I believe @Dehner Distillery contract bottles 50ml. You might try giving Joe a call! Cheers! Adam
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    Distillery Controls

    Hey Lorenzo, I can help you out. We built our own and are currently automating our entire process, including stills. Feel free to shoot me an email at adam.stumpf at stumpysspirits.com Cheers! Adam
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    Getting Rolling, Highwood, IL

    Awesome! Congrats Matt! I'd love to come check out your operation once you get rolling. Likewise, if you're ever in the St. Louis area, swing by! Cheers! Adam
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    Closed Chiller Loop Water Treatment

    If you're not plumbed through PVC, just dump a bunch of your heads in there! It will keep your water clean, it's easier to pump than water, and will exchange heat nicely. Oh yeah....and it's basically free! Haha. We've been doing this since last October and have had some pretty good luck with it. We even installed an outdoor condensing unit off an old chiller to pump our cooling water through it from Fall>Spring. We had some pretty cold spells here this winter and the heads dropped the freezing point enough to where nothing ever froze up on us. Glycol would probably be the best solution but I was too cheap for that. P.S. that outdoor cooling unit dropped our electric bill from $1,100 per month to $350 per month.
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    My experience with Corson Distilling

    Yes, I know....it was my still. Unfortunately, we cannot comment too much because of legal proceedings. What I will say is that Josh Corson and one of his welders showed up about an hour after it happened and ended up correcting/band-aiding SOME OF the manufacturing and design issues. Since then, we have continued to dump money into this still to get it to operate properly and still have several thousand dollars left to spend to get to 100%. We have been so disappointed that we are actually bringing in another still to install as a fail-safe, just in case this one ends up crapping out all together....which at this point seems inevitable.
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    Bloody Butcher Red Corn

    Just about full on this contract. Please let me know ASAP if you are interested. Corn is going in the ground in the next 2 weeks. Cheers! Adam
  13. Hey Guys, We are going to be expanding our distillery's heirloom corn program this spring and will be planting some additional Bloody Butcher acres in a few weeks. I was wondering if there was any interest in purchasing some Bloody Butcher futures for delivery this fall. If there are a few interested buyers, we will be sure to plant some additional acres for you! Here is how it would work: $0.35 per pound F.O.B Columbia, IL 62236 Q4 2018 Delivery Grain will be whole kernel and cleaned prior to shipping. 1/2 payment up front, 1/2 payment upon delivery Minimum order 1,000 pounds If you would like to learn more or purchase, please email adam.stumpf at stumpysspirits.com
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    Vapor Prevention in 4 inch grain drop

    We use a 4" grist hydrator that has a gate valve on it, like many of the brewing guys...works like a charm. Picked ours up off ProBrewer for $250. Looks like there is a similar one listed on this ad for the same price! http://discussions.probrewer.com/showthread.php?65909-Grist-hydrator Cheers! Adam