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Old 09-03-2012, 06:23 PM   #41
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I use them. I prime them with a 1/3 of the sugar I would use to bottle. I do use coppers drops. I use 3 for a liter bottle so a third would be 5 drops per mini keg. I recently had a mini keg bomb so I reduced to 4 drops per minikeg without any ill effects.
Do none of your guys' kegs come with a pressure relief valve????
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Old 09-03-2012, 09:19 PM   #42
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Do none of your guys' kegs come with a pressure relief valve????
5L mini-kegs come in two styles.

The kind you buy at the store with beer in them are usually gravity feed, have a little spout like boxed wine on the bottom, and bung up top with a vent you can open to relieve pressure or to let air in so that the gravity feed works.

The other kind has no spout, and just a 2-piece bung in the top. You insert a dispensing apparatus through the bung, knocking the solid part into the beer.
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Old 09-03-2012, 10:25 PM   #43
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5L mini-kegs come in two styles.

The kind you buy at the store with beer in them are usually gravity feed, have a little spout like boxed wine on the bottom, and bung up top with a vent you can open to relieve pressure or to let air in so that the gravity feed works.

The other kind has no spout, and just a 2-piece bung in the top. You insert a dispensing apparatus through the bung, knocking the solid part into the beer.
Oh, those mini kegs from the grocery store. Ok, I thought this was all about a "real" stainless steel mini keg, lol.
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Old 09-04-2012, 03:54 AM   #44
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Oh, those mini kegs from the grocery store. Ok, I thought this was all about a "real" stainless steel mini keg, lol.
well, they are also available under the Party Star and Fass-Frisch brands, but yes.
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Old 09-19-2012, 10:06 PM   #45
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are these mini kegs (5L) worth the investment vs. the 2.5 or 3 Gal stainless-steel?

http://www.midwestsupplies.com/party...ap-system.html

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Old 09-25-2012, 06:03 AM   #46
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Default 5L mini kegs vs others

5 liter mini kegs are a laquer coated interior can. They do not last very long. Take it from me...They are not worth the hassle and really a pain the ass. If you read the fine print you will see that it is recommended that you replace the kegs after 6 uses. At about $15 per 6 uses mini kegs are not very cost savy.

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