There they be, four pin piles, four covers.
Use once and throw away, the pin pile template.
Baby ILT for the covers installation, gorgeous ickle thing.
Stabbing one of two ILTs into the template lift rigging prior to installation.
First time used in anger, combined ILT and vibro-hammer. Impressive in use but awkward to handle they said.
Job done, template on its way to the scrapyard.
Barrel one being ‘sherry’ soaked prior to adding 8 litres of scotch and a 5 month ageing process in oak.
Barrel two being water soaked in the backyard prior to filling with good stuff.
10 Litre, European Oak, made in Italy (Sicily)
Received 31/07/2015, in use 31/07/2015
ID = 13A-10-RH01
Following a 56 hour soak in 2 litres of cheap cream sherry; on 03-Aug-2015 filled with blend of 10 bottles Aldi single grain and 2 bottles Lidl Queen Margot 3 year old (minus the final 0.5 litres of the mix) a total of 7.9 litres:
10 Litre, European Oak, made Bulgaria
Received 03/08/2015, in use 03/08/2015
ID = 13A-10-RH02
Following a 24 hour water soak (no leaks) the following blend was casked: 4 bottles cheap Brandy 36% ABV(Aldi/Sainsburies), 4 bottles Aldi CabSav (13% ABV), 2 ½ bottles Sainsburies Temprellino (12% ABV). Total 7.35 Litres at 21.5% ABV (Plus 200 ml molasses)