Last Activity:03-03-2014 5:37 PM
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Posted in thread: Calling Accuflex Bev-Seal Ultra (3/16) experts on 03-05-2014 at 10:48 AM
I have to admit, after my last post I still had trouble with leaking and bought the guest
fittings. Well worth the cost of alleviating the aggravation of tying to fit that hose over
barbs.Had all four...
Posted in thread: Carbonation by Style vs. Beersmith on 02-23-2014 at 05:11 PM
It's a shame that all the style guide says is "effervescent", which I would say can be a highly
subjective term.Some people can stand a high amount of carbonation like in sodas, but others
Posted in thread: Carbonation by Style vs. Beersmith on 02-23-2014 at 03:08 PM
I've just kegged a Dunkelweizen and have been trying to figure how much to carbonate it.
Usually, I use the Tastybrew calculator which says that 4 volumes is about the midpoint for the
style range. Ho...
Posted in thread: Confused by secondary regulator on 02-18-2014 at 11:30 PM
How is a check valve in a ball lock disconnect any different than the check valve in the
shut-off?If it is in your mind, I crafted a plug from Home Depot supplies. I ran a short piece
of tubing from t...
Posted in thread: Confused by secondary regulator on 02-18-2014 at 11:06 PM
I'm still thinking I'd like to get a plug for the one side. Assuming that I should be able to
get one from Menard's or HD that will fit?I'd rather not have to worry about having beer back
up into the ...
Posted in thread: Confused by secondary regulator on 02-18-2014 at 12:37 PM
And send CO2 tank pressure directly to a keg? Bad juju...Cheers!No, there's a primary regulator
on the cylinder. That feeds 30PSI to the secondary, which then splits it three ways for
Posted in thread: Confused by secondary regulator on 02-18-2014 at 11:57 AM
What irritates me is that the pic on Bev. Factory's site clearly shows a barb on only one side,
but this is what I got when I ordered.I'll just put a disconnect on the out side and use it for
Posted in thread: Confused by secondary regulator on 02-18-2014 at 10:53 AM
Notice that there are barbs on both sides. Any gas I apply to the right side will pass straight
through the regulator body.
Posted in thread: ok, so this made me laugh. i want one. on 02-15-2014 at 07:47 PM
This one actually gave me a good laugh:
Posted in thread: Beer Geeks vs. Beer Snobs? on 02-15-2014 at 07:41 PM
I'm not seeing the relevance.Nor do I. I live within a few miles of my parents and most of the
rest of my family. We also vacation together every summer at a lake house because we enjoy each