Login / Register

Sparge Return for Insulated Mash Tun

I’ve used my insulated mash tun multiple times now, and it works very well.

The only thing I haven’t been happy with was the return. I finally settled on a stainless steel colander to help distribute the water evenly over the grain bed.

I had a keg lid left over from my last keggle build, so I trimmed it down to fit the Mash Tun, and secured it to the lid using two 6-32 stainless steel screws and nuts:
colander

And then added the appropriate hardware to connect to the lid of the sparge return:
Sparge Return

The Tee Connector will allow me to add a thermowell or sampling faucet.

We’ll see how it works next time I brew.

Leave a Reply


Warning: include(searchs.php): failed to open stream: No such file or directory in /home/bcb/www/htdocs/wp-content/themes/atahualpa/footer.php on line 140

Warning: include(): Failed opening 'searchs.php' for inclusion (include_path='.:/usr/share/php') in /home/bcb/www/htdocs/wp-content/themes/atahualpa/footer.php on line 140