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Old 04-11-2007, 09:06 PM   #1
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I've got a corny keg that needs a new poppet. I looked on all the online stores and ordered the one that looked the closest, but unfortunately, it didn't work.

Here is what's on the keg...

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Anybody have any suggestions??

I'll post a picture of the poppet and valve a little later

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Old 04-11-2007, 09:13 PM   #2
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My Googles told me that they use those for Mountain Dew, so ask "Mountain" Dude if he knows anything about them.

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Here it is

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Here are the ones available at Northern. I'm wondering if I can replace the posts with the one to the right in this pic...

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I went to my LHBS to replace a poppet - they are also an internet shop: Beer-Wine Hobby -- I had the same valve (at least it appears so) that you have in your photo. They had a poppet there with a yellow top, looked a touch shorter, but had the same tapered shape at the top and same rubber seal location. I bought it. While it lacks some of the stiffness and spring pressure of the original, it works fine.
Hope this might be of help to you. -Lou
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What exactly is wrong with it? I have a corny that has a poppet that simply won't seal after it is depressed. I replaced the poppet, same problem. I replaced the post, same problem. I now know that there are a couple of different types of cornies floating around, but I haven't really researched it yet.

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