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  • Posted in thread: lavlin 1122 on 05-04-2012 at 06:40 PM
    Just kegged a 5 gallon batch of cider started oct 26 and reracked into secondary dec 28 kegged
    may 1.. i back sweetened with wine conditioner got a nice sweet flavor however it takes like a
    bottle of ...

  • Posted in thread: tap question on 01-03-2012 at 05:22 PM
    If it's what I'm thinking, it's a little rubber washer to create a seal so your coupler doesn't
    leak. Leave it in.No not the washer it's literally in the neck I left it in and all seem to be
    working w...

  • Posted in thread: tap question on 12-30-2011 at 12:32 AM
    kind of a silly question but im gunna ask anyway i bought a new from beverage factory D tap it
    came with a little plastic piece inside the neck where the beer line screws on my question is..
    is that j...

  • Posted in thread: co2/regulator question on 12-29-2011 at 01:32 AM
    So what is this gauge showing then? Obviously one is the supply pressure to keg which is 12psi
    what's the other?

  • Posted in thread: co2/regulator question on 12-28-2011 at 11:48 PM
    Just purchased a haier kegerator from beverage factory and dual regulator i had my tank filled
    and was told full weight is 12.5 lbs. when i got home i hooked up my regulator and it was
    reading 55psi g...

  • Posted in thread: stabilizing question on 12-08-2011 at 06:11 PM
    Need help with stabilizing I had 5 gallons of cider racked in a secondary over 2 1/2 lbs of
    rasberries I reracked last night off the rasberries and added 1 tbs sorbate and 1/2 tsp
    metasulphite i toppe...

  • Posted in thread: Need help kegging on 12-06-2011 at 03:17 PM
    I'm kegging my rasberry cider Thursday night need help. It was in primary for 6-7 weeks then
    went to secondary over 2 1/2 pounds of raspberries for 2-3 weeks fruit is white I was told to
    rack after th...

  • Posted in thread: rack to secondary? on 12-05-2011 at 12:18 AM
    I have 5 gallons or wyeast sweet mead, a hc47 and a lavlin 1122 all started 10/23 i like
    sweeter cider so im curious they are still bubbling one every 2 approx minutes so slowed down a
    lot should i re...

  • Posted in thread: First Time Plain Ol Cider on 11-25-2011 at 02:34 PM
    Sorry. With regards to adding the raspberries and honey, go ahead and add to the secondary. You
    can leave them for as long as you want, but I go with 3-4 weeks. Than I will bottle.Ok thanks
    how much w...

  • Posted in thread: kegerators on 11-25-2011 at 02:28 PM
    I clicked on your first post where aution site was highlighted orange and it lead me to which was 60$ to regster and every bid costs .60 and if you lose the auction they
    offer you buy it n...