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Posted in thread: What's the smallest co2 bottle available? on 05-24-2014 at 04:53 PM
I've been there. I've lost a 20lb tank because I forgot to check for leaks. Overall, I think I
still come out ahead because it's way more expensive to fill a 5lb more often than it is to
fill the 20lb...
Posted in thread: Please help id or find gasket firestone keg on 05-23-2014 at 01:30 AM
So if I understand correctlythe keg seals to the liquid dip tube via square oringthe liquid dip
tube seals to the spacer that then seals to the post which is sealed off by the poppetIf you
saw my spac...
Posted in thread: Please help id or find gasket firestone keg on 05-22-2014 at 07:35 PM
Good gracious don't break that gas dip tube!In my keg the red washer on the gas side was on top
of the dip tube.FYI I talked to Matthew @ CHI company and he said they were talking with a
Posted in thread: Please help id or find gasket firestone keg on 05-22-2014 at 04:52 PM
The design of these is just a mess. If you are having trouble with the poppets you could try
using some universal ones. You may have to shorten the spring on them a bit. If I remember
right these are ...
Posted in thread: Please help id or find gasket firestone keg on 05-22-2014 at 01:13 PM
I used the Armstrong method ;-)No seriously, I used a tool to push the poppet down from the
Posted in thread: Please help id or find gasket firestone keg on 05-22-2014 at 12:23 PM
Here's my posts disassembled for comparison. I'm not sure I have the correct parts. Pretty sure
the poppets are wrong.
Posted in thread: Cloudy rye pale ale on 05-22-2014 at 12:21 PM
My rye beer isn't nearly that cloudy but not perfectly clear in the bottle either but that may
be because I only have about 60% rye in it. Give your beer a little more time before you bottle
it and I ...
Posted in thread: Cloudy rye pale ale on 05-22-2014 at 12:51 AM
I don't expect crystal clarity but would like less cloudiness than I have.I have not cold
crashed but will probably try that before transferring to the keg or bottling. (depend on if I
can get my Keg ...
Posted in thread: Please help id or find gasket firestone keg on 05-22-2014 at 12:49 AM
I just found this plastic piece. Mine is a wreck as well but no leak. It was an oversight on my
part that the poppet wasn't removed to clean. Weird because I was pretty sure I got that
cleaned but I w...
Posted in thread: Cloudy rye pale ale on 05-21-2014 at 05:26 PM
Just transferred to secondary last night and its the cloudiest beer I've ever seen.The
recipe:70% American 2row6% Munich6% victory 7.5% rye malt7.5% flaked rye3% flaked wheat.8 oz
horizon @60.5 cascad...