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Old 01-13-2013, 12:14 AM   #1
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Default Where can I find line resistance ratings?

I read through the BSHB "Keg Line length balancing" ( http://beersmith.com/blog/2011/07/14...of-draft-beer/ ) and decided to go get some tubing and get it done. I calculated that I needed 5 ft of 3/16 vinyl tubing. I got to the store, and picked it up only to find when i got home I accidentally got 3/8 tubing. Is there anywhere online I can find the resistance of 3/8 tubing? Or a table of different resistances of different tubing?

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Old 01-13-2013, 01:09 AM   #2
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Look here. Everything you need to know - including the bad news.

A tip: get 10' of 3/16" beer line per faucet. Don't believe the line length calculators, they are universally wrong when it comes to setting up a home serving system...

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Old 01-13-2013, 03:31 AM   #3
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Thanks thats super helpful!

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