Item #: E47
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Food grade nylon, custom-molded to include an integral backnut. Keeps beer (and yeast sediment) out of the Transfer Valve during fermentation. Fits our Bottling Valve above, or any valve with 3/4” tapered male pipe threads.

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by Dan
on 9/6/2016
from Jacksonville, Alabama
invert tube backlit
Excellent
by Jason
on 6/5/2013
from Novato
Great!
Great idea and works well.
by George
on 1/14/2013
from Lakeland
Backnut is a good nut.
Bought a handful of them to replace my transfer valve standard backnuts. They work great. The backnut can be reused if a bucket is junked. 
by adam1001
on 5/16/2011
from ohio
Nice product
I've been looking for something like this.  I almost built one until I found this.  Really nice hardware.
by Stephen F.
on 4/11/2009
Used a lot
Pros: I wore out my first one and now I'm buying a new ne and a spare.  A great alternative to the hassle of siphoning. 

Cons: As long as you're careful and don't tightent too far, you shouldn't have a problem with leaking, just be aware.
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Doug
12/9/2018 7:06:56 PM
the invert tube pointed up left about 3" of beer (above the yuck). Is it supposed to be pointed down? I have an older Williams kit and the fermentation bucket hole is about 2.5" above bottom of bucket. Seems like a waste of beer.
Yes, it is designed to be pointed down. When pointed down and the valve is not opened, it stays dry and free of yeast sediment during the ferment, and then when you open the valve, it acts like a siphon tube very close to the sediment on the bottom of the fermenter.
Chris
11/7/2018 1:02:23 PM
Does this fit the 6 gallon Vintage plastic carboy?
No. The threads on the vintage shop valves are different.
Frank
11/6/2018 8:07:40 AM
Does this works with the brewers edge ?
No, it does not fit.
Harry Anderson
8/13/2017 4:30:10 PM
Is the opening pointed vertically (12 o'clock)?
It is pointed where it ends up after tightening. It should be at 6 pm for proper use.
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