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Old 12-10-2010, 10:49 AM   #1
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After force carbing at ~13 psi, I now serve at a much lower pressure. Should I keep the regulator at serving pressure or will I lose carbonation?

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Your beer will loose carbonation as you dispense. Many of us use 10 foot of 3/16" beer line to create resistance in the line. This allows you to keep the keg at the pressure you want and still be able to pour beer that isn't a glass of foam. A short term solution would be to serve at the lower psi and than return to the higher pressure when your not drinking it.

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