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    US kegs for optimal storage of your beverages

    American Standard kegs, measured in bbl (barrel)

    Our stainless steel US kegs provide unbeatable protection for your beverage. Easy to clean and maintain, they are also 100% UV resistant and 100% recyclable, helping to reduce your carbon footprint. Built to last a lifetime, we guarantee they will provide many years of service, thanks to our state-of-the-art keg manufacturing process. Our branding and labeling options, offer you a total solution for personalizing your entire keg fleet with your brand.

    Discover our wide range of services for kegs which include: maintenance & repairs, customization services, tagging services, cleaning, inspections, testing, and re-branding.

    Volume

    19.8 - 59.43 Liters

    INDUSTRIES

    Beverage-industry

    Beverage

    CertificaTions

    EC_1935_2004_food_contact_materialsEC 1935-2004 Compliant

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    Technical Specifications

    Units:
    • Metric
    • Imperial

    VOLUME DIAMETER Ø  WEIGHT H1 STACKABLE VERSION
    1/2 Barrel (59,43 litres)  395mm 13.5Kg 590 mm Optional - Bottom Skirt 
    1/4 Barrel (29.71 litres) 395mm 10.7Kg  349 mm Optional - Bottom Skirt 
    1/4 Barrel Slim (29.56 litres) 278mm  8Kg 590.5 mm Optional - Bottom Skirt 
    1/6 Barrel (19.8 litres) 229mm  5.7Kg 590.5  mm -

    VOLUME DIAMETER Ø  WEIGHT H1 STACKABLE VERSION
    1/2 Barrel (15.5 gallon) 15.55 in 29.75 lb 23.22 in Optional
    1/4 Barrel (7.75 gallon) 15.55 in 23.6 lb 13.74 in Optional
    1/4 Barrel Slim (7.75 gallon) 10.94 in 17.6 lb 23.24 in Optional
    1/6 Barrel (5.16 gallon) 9.2 in 12.55 lb 23.24 in -

    PRODUCT FEATURES

    PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

    • VOLUME: American keg with capacities between 19.8 and 59.43 liters
    • CURLS: Convenient protection in the areas most likely to suffer from accidental drops and impact.
    • HAND HOLES: Intelligent and secure design. The hand holes are formed to provide a good grip whilst also strengthening the skirt.
    • CENTRAL WELD: TIG welding with state-of-the-art technology.
    • IDENTIFICATION: Wide range of markings available for seamless integration into complex logistics systems.
    • ROLLING RINGS: Add to the overall strength and integrity of the keg whilst improving handling.
    • BURST DISC: Safety guarantee in case of overpressure over 35 +/- 5 bar. The keg will open avoiding accidents.

    BENEFITS

    Our raw material suppliers receive precise instructions concerning the properties the material must have according to each customer's needs.

    Our own production of necks through a hot forging process does not require welding. This allows us to obtain optimum metallurgical and strength conditions.

    ADVANTAGES

    • Safety guaranteed for food and beverages.
    • Non-corrosive steel.
    • Extreme resistance in comparison with other materials.
    • 100% UV resistant.
    • 100% recyclable. Saves CO2.
    • Long product lifetime – 30+ years!
    • Fully customizable – branding and labelling options available.

    PRODUCT APPLICATIONS

    • Beer
    • Wine
    • Cider
    • Water
    • Juice
    • Soft Drinks
    • Cold Brew Coffee
    • Cocktails
    • Spirits
    • Kombucha
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    KNOWLEDGE BASE

    As one of the world’s leading manufacturer of stainless steel containers, THIELMANN has accumulated significant expertise across a wide range of industries over many years.Our experts regularly compile educational material and analyses such as our Whitepapers and Case Studies, which are an excellent way to share in our knowledge and expertise and to find out more about our industry, product and application-specific insights and experience.We invite you to peruse our informative material and welcome any questions or enquiries you may have.

    WHY KEG SERVICING IS A BREWERY’S GOLDEN TICKET

    A keg fleet is only as strong as its weakest keg.

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    ORGANOLEPTIC EVALUATION OF BEER STORED IN STAINLESS STEEL KEGS VS PLASTIC KEGS

    Beer stored in THIELMANN stainless steel kegs results in better preservation: the beer keeps its original physical, chemical and sensory properties for longer periods of time.

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