General

What are the dimensions of the Spike kettles?
This guide gives a comprehensive review of all kettle measurements.
Fri, 19 Mar, 2021 at 2:35 PM
How much grain can I fit in a Spike kettle?
Please check out THIS online calculator which helps determine what size kettle is needed based on your grain bill!
Mon, 12 Apr, 2021 at 10:55 AM
How much dead space is below your false bottoms?
Each false bottom minimizes dead space, but you can see what volume is leftover for each size below 10 – 0.24 Gal 15 – 0.32 Gal 20 – 0.41 Gal 30 – 0.51...
Tue, 18 May, 2021 at 1:31 PM
What is the difference between "horizontal" and "vertical" coupler configuration?
The vertical config is kind of the standard for homebrewing and that's why we offer it. The horizontal is our solution to a problem. The vertical coupl...
Fri, 19 Mar, 2021 at 2:37 PM
Can I use an induction burner with your kettles?
Our kettles will definitely work with induction burners. They feature a 5mm thick bottom made up of a tri-clad Stainless - Aluminum - Stainless layer.  
Fri, 19 Mar, 2021 at 2:37 PM
Should I use pipe tape on all threads?
Yes! Pipe tape is safe to use and will hold up to the heat. The threads are tapered and thus need pipe tape otherwise they will leak.  
Fri, 19 Mar, 2021 at 2:38 PM