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Old 06-28-2012, 03:31 PM   #1
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Default c02 tank in keezer - does pressure to keg gauge work correclty?

I currently have my C02 tank in my keezer, does the gauge that tells me how much PSI that goes to my keg work correctly? It seems I have to spin the regulator dial a lot before the needle jumps and I hear air going into keg.

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Old 06-28-2012, 03:38 PM   #2
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the cold air makes it LOOK like the tank is emptier than it really is... no worries... it will last just as long... :-)



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what about the gauge that tell me what I have set the PSI to? is that accurate?

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Who knows? Usually they work the same as they do at room temperature, but gauges have little gears and springs in them, so who knows. Pressure gauges used for homebrew are pretty inaccurate at best. I would pay attention to your beer and adjust off that.

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Old 06-28-2012, 04:01 PM   #5
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ok, I will do that.. it's my first beer on tap so not 100% sure about these things



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