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Kettle Hop Filter

Kettle Hop Filter

Contributed by Wade Hicks.

Here is my homemade hop filter in action.  In case someone wants to build their own hop filter, the parts list is as follows:

  • 12″ x 24″ sheet of type 304 stainless steel cloth, 26 x 26 mesh.  McMaster Carr part #85385T719
  • Type 302/304 stainless steel safety lock wire, 0.015″ diameter, 1/4# spool.  McMaster Carr part #8860K11

  • 3/8″ soft copper tubing,  approx 8″ with 90 degree bend and flared on one end

  • 1 brass 3/8″ flare nut

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