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Old 06-27-2011, 09:31 PM   #1
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So if I have a standard regulator hooked up to a CO2 tank and I have the hose split to pressurize two kegs, I cannot have only one keg hooked up to carbonate or else the CO2 will just out the other grey connector. Correct?

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Old 06-27-2011, 09:38 PM   #2
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Nope, not if the quick disconnect is good. The disconnect keeps the gas back.

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the CO2 is only going to exit the other grey connector if it's connected to something. if it's not attached to anything, no gas flows through it.

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Excellent! Your talking about the gray piece right? This is my first time kegging if you can't tell.

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awesome, thanks guys

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Old 06-27-2011, 09:45 PM   #6
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The grey connectors only "pass gas" when connected. Pressurize it, you will see. Put some soapy water in a spray bottle and check (everywhere) for leaks if this is your first time hooking it up.

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Hehehe, pass gas.

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Old 06-27-2011, 10:15 PM   #8
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cool, I'm going to spray sanitizer on a bunch of stuff tonight so I'll just spray it all over the keg fittings too.

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