Food And Material Processing, Cider, Mead, Spirit And Wine Making
528 Gallon Orion Egg Tank with Lower Manway & Accessories
The tank comes with outward opening manway, base, VF4 Flange Kit , SV1T Sample Valve, and FL1 Fermentation Lock included
The ORION Tank is the Big Brother to our Apollo Egg Fermentor
Winemakers report superior fermentation results in these tanks due to the shape promoting both internal convection mixing and cap concentration.
Principally designed as a 2 ton closed fermentor, the ORION Tank may also be used for long term storage. As a fermentor, the ORION offers a number of advantages over open bin ferments.
The Orion has molded in recesses in the bottom of the tank that index into protrusions on the base. The Tank is molded in natural translucent white with the included Pallet Base in black. The Pallet Base has a pass through hole on center in which the Orion can be accessed from underneath and fitted with an optional 4'' or 2'' cleanout.
Top lid: 28'' diameter polyethylene lid fitted with an inflatable gasket and hand pump. 2'' NPT threads except our blank bung and FL1 (included) .
Diam.: 56 inches Height: 82 inches (9 inches is the base of the tank) Weight: 195 pds