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Tubbies Australia

Tap Handle Extender

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    This little gadget will help ease opening the taps on your keg.  It is small but sometimes necessary.

    2 Litre

    Head Diameter: 160mm
    Length: 215mm
    Height: 225mm
    Width: 195mm
    Physical Weight: 2.8kg

    4.5 Litre

    Head Diameter: 200mm
    Length: 280mm
    Height: 265mm
    Width: 245mm
    Physical Weight: 3.9kg

    5 Litre

    Head Diameter: 220mm
    Length: 325mm
    Height: 290mm
    Width: 250mm
    Physical Weight: 5.8kg

    10 Litre

    Head Diameter: 250mm
    Length: 390mm
    Height: 325mm
    Width: 255mm
    Physical Weight: 8.3kg

    15 Litre

    Head Diameter: 270mm
    Length: 420mm
    Height: 340mm
    Width: 290mm
    Physical Weight: 9.6kg

    20 Litre

    Head Diameter: 290mm
    Length: 460mm
    Height: 380mm
    Width: 330mm
    Physical Weight: 11.2kg

    Small Tap
    1/4″ Thread (fits 11.5mm hole approx.)

    Medium Tap
    5/16″ Thread (fits 13.5mm hole approx.)

    Large Tap
    3/8″ Thread (fits 14.5mm hole approx.)

    Shipping and Delivery

    Orders are dispatched from our cooperage in
    Williamstown, SA daily using Australia Post.

    Shipping costs are calculated at checkout.

    Delivery Times
    Standard delivery: 2 - 8 business days
    Express Shipping: 1 - 4 business days*

    Delivery times do not include packing and handling. Please note delays occur during public holidays and peak seasons. We cannot accept responsibility for delays in delivery due to unforeseen circumstances.

    It is your responsibility to provide an accurate delivery address and contact details, including phone number.

    *We do NOT offer next day delivery.

    All orders will be processed, packed, and shipped the next business day after an order is placed. By choosing Express Shipping only guarantees your order will be sent Express with Australia Post at the time your order is sent.

    Care Instructions
    Your Tubbies keg has been handcrafted to Tubbie exact specifications using seasoned American White Oak (from used red wine barrels) with solid chrome or brass tap and steel or brass fittings. This keg is suitable for the maturation of young bulk port and other fortified wine, as the oak will carry out the natural maturation process.
    Please follow the advice below to ensure your keg will be a continuing source of pride and satisfaction for many years to come.



    Do not allow your keg to remain empty. Fill your keg as per instruction enclosed as soon as you receive it.

    To swell the oak, fill the keg through the bung hole with warm water.

    *Do not insert the bung during this process

    After 24 hours, empty the water out (through the bung hole) and repeat this process for 2 - 5 days or until there is NO leakage evident.

    Empty water out and fill with port immediately to avoid possible growth of mold.

    We recommend the first 'batch; be used within 6 months to avoid over wooding. Further batches may be left as long as desired.

    Always maintain your keg be at least half full to avoid drying and shrinkage of the oak, which will cause leakage.



    Do not submerge your keg in water.

    Do not store/display your keg in direct sunlight or near appliance which emit heat or drying air.

    Never leave your keg empty.

    Do not store water in the keg for longer than 48 hours, as the water will become stagnant and taint the keg.

    This keg is not suitable for storage of red and white table wines.