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Old 02-11-2011, 05:00 AM   #1
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Default Leaking gas, Nitro keg system

I tried to use my new nitro keg system I bought from Midwest tonight but ran into a problem. My gas was leaking upstream from the regulator. Am I missing a washer between the tank and the regulator? One was not included in the system and I tried screwing the regulator directly to the tank threads, but gas continued to leak through the threads.

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Old 02-11-2011, 09:54 PM   #2
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Nitro regs should have an o-ring on the end of the regulartor that goes into the tank. Unlike CO2 regs which use a "washer" to seal it.

See this pic to get the idea: http://www.micromatic.com/draft-keg-...-pid-842N.html

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