5.5 Gallon Hop Back (with False Bottom and 15PSI)

5.5 Gallon Hop Back (with False Bottom and 15PSI)


This 5.5 gallon hopback is a versatile addition to any nano brewery, micro brewery or brewhouse.  This hop back contains a pressure lid and a false bottom and is designed to help you get amazing hop flavor and aroma. 


This hopback holds approximately 19 to 30 oz. of whole hops, which makes it ideal for 1bbl to 1.5 bbl batches of brew. 

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HB5PL-FB (339) 

Price: $269.00

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  • Material: Premium virgin 304 stainless steel

Uses of this hopback:

  • The hop back is used between your brew kettle and wort chiller
  • The hot wort passes through and is exposed to the hops for a short time
  • With the pressure capability of this unit, you can use your wort pump to pump from your kettle into the hop back

Features of this 5.5 gallon hopback:

  • 15 PSI Pressure Rating
  • False Bottom - intended to keep your hop bag from getting sucked into the wort outlet
  • 1.5" TC Inlet Port
  • 1.5" TC Outlet Port
  • (2) 1/2" Hose Barbs for Wort Inlet & Outlet
  • (2) 1.5" Tri-Clamps with gaskets

  • Diameter = 7.75"; Height = 24.5"

Not the right hopback for your brew setup?  Try one of these other sizes:

NOTE: As with any of our hopbacks, we recommend putting your whole leaf hops in a hop bag to keep the small particles in the hopback and out of your wort chiller.