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Forum: DIY Projects 09-21-2010, 05:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 653
Posted By kirscp
What do you mean by "Late returning it"? Late as...

What do you mean by "Late returning it"? Late as in 30 years? I don't see why they wouldn't take it back, unless it is an outdated keg, then I'd say it's AL.



That's aluminum .. cleaned up. ...
Forum: DIY Projects 09-11-2010, 03:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,840
Posted By kirscp
I guess if you are running all 220, you could use...

I guess if you are running all 220, you could use 3 wire, like the old clothes driers, but you lose your neutral than.
Forum: DIY Projects 09-11-2010, 02:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,840
Posted By kirscp
You need 4 wires for 220 (2 - Hot, Ground,...

You need 4 wires for 220 (2 - Hot, Ground, Neutral). The 3 wire that you have is for 110, which is Hot, Neutral, Ground.

Have to remember that Neutral carries power, so from what I'm reading, you...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 09-08-2010, 03:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 590
Posted By kirscp
I know there's a guy on youtube that adds the...

I know there's a guy on youtube that adds the priming sugar to each individual bottle. I don't recall his reasoning for it or why he was doing it. I think it was just to have each bottle being a...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 09-08-2010, 03:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 656
Posted By kirscp
You can daisy chain them, just need to take the...

You can daisy chain them, just need to take the pressure release valve off.

You could get something a lot cheaper....If you already have the shutoff's. I just went with one shutoff from my...
Forum: DIY Projects 09-08-2010, 02:44 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 11,315
Posted By kirscp
The listing actually doesn't say they are...

The listing actually doesn't say they are stainless steel ... what it does state is they are "Stainless Steel Ball Valves", meaning the ball valve inside is stainless. These are the same as the...
Forum: DIY Projects 08-31-2010, 11:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 972
Posted By kirscp
It's a "Golden Gate" keg. ...

It's a "Golden Gate" keg.

http://www.kegworks.com/blog/2009/07/15/golden-gate-keg-tap-couplers/
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 08-29-2010, 02:44 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 7,027
Posted By kirscp
I exchange and refill. I have one 20lb that I...

I exchange and refill. I have one 20lb that I exchange and 2 20lbs that I get refilled, they aren't new and shinny, actually they are 34+ years old, they belonged to my grandpa, he was a Grain Belt...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 08-29-2010, 02:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 391
Posted By kirscp
At least that isn't as messy as sticking the tap...

At least that isn't as messy as sticking the tap on a full keg and having beer spray everywhere ... sad thing, I've done it 2 - 3 times! I never learn......
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 08-29-2010, 02:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,062
Posted By kirscp
And sometimes they just don't pay attention. I...

And sometimes they just don't pay attention. I took in a tank that the last hydro test was in 96. I told them I wanted that tank back and did not want an exchange, also told them it needed to be...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 08-29-2010, 02:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 664
Posted By kirscp
Yes, you need a refill. IIRC the primary...

Yes, you need a refill.

IIRC the primary regulator needs a minimum 200 psi and secondary and only be supplied with a maximum of 200 psi. So, basically there isn't enough pressure in the tank to...
Forum: Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 06-26-2010, 05:17 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,334
Posted By kirscp
I've been doing 2 - 5 gallon batches at a time. ...

I've been doing 2 - 5 gallon batches at a time. It takes me around 4 hours to do 1 5 gallon batch, and about 5 hours to do two. I do the 60 minute boil of the first while the second is in the mash...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 06-26-2010, 04:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,043
Posted By kirscp
I put the lid on the collar, but for the life of...

I put the lid on the collar, but for the life of me can't remember if I attached the collar to the keezer. I know I bought liquid nails... iirc I just siliconed around the collar and the freezer. ...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 06-26-2010, 04:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,448
Posted By kirscp
I see a lot more ball lock, but that's just me. ...

I see a lot more ball lock, but that's just me. I really don't think it makes much difference.
Forum: Soda Making 11-07-2009, 12:30 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,424
Posted By kirscp
I do 5 gallons of lemon aid and have done tang...

I do 5 gallons of lemon aid and have done tang also. Both will carbonate.
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 11-01-2009, 09:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,538
Posted By kirscp
I've never bottled a batch either and went right...

I've never bottled a batch either and went right to kegging. I just didn't want to store cases and cases of bottles. A 5 gallon keg takes up a lot less room than 2+ cases of bottles.

You can...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 05-15-2009, 07:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 662
Posted By kirscp
That should be a pressure relief hole, as in when...

That should be a pressure relief hole, as in when you turn down the pressure, the co2 in the line will be released through that hole to allow the pressure to equalize, otherwise you'd have to bleed...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 05-15-2009, 07:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,412
Posted By kirscp
You are best off going bigger than you think you...

You are best off going bigger than you think you need ... a lot cheaper in the long run. I went with a 20 lb tank. Remember, you'll go through a LOT of gas if you have any small leaks.
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 05-15-2009, 07:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 483
Posted By kirscp
All you need is a secondary regulator. It can be...

All you need is a secondary regulator. It can be supplied from your distribution block ... Just have to remember that the pressure from the secondary regulator will be equal or less than that...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 05-15-2009, 07:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 483
Posted By kirscp
Woah here.... There are two COMPLETELY...

Woah here....

There are two COMPLETELY different regulators.

Primary - connects to your tank, needs a minimum of 500 psi or something similar to work.

Secondary - an inline, needs to be...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 04-28-2009, 09:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 383
Posted By kirscp
There is another possiblilty. What is the...

There is another possiblilty.

What is the length and inner diameter of your beer line?
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 04-27-2009, 05:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 865
Posted By kirscp
You are only going to get a little bit of cold...

You are only going to get a little bit of cold water though, as you will be addign warmer water to the keg. I see what you are trying to do, but if you don't want carbonated water, why waste all the...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 04-26-2009, 06:08 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,043
Posted By kirscp
You also SIGN A CONTRACT when renting a car. May...

You also SIGN A CONTRACT when renting a car. May want to read over your rental agreement.

AND

Nothing says when you have to return the keg and in what condition. He may return his keg in 30...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 04-26-2009, 06:02 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,043
Posted By kirscp
Normally you don't get a deposit back, as that...

Normally you don't get a deposit back, as that would promote empty keg thefts. People would steal dozens of kegs and return them for the deposit.

Take it back or keep it. Why you would come here...
Forum: Bottling/Kegging 04-16-2009, 05:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 692
Posted By kirscp
I don't recall what buyer I purchased from on...

I don't recall what buyer I purchased from on eBay, but I had the same issue. A bad pressure relief valve, but it was an odd one, one I had never seen before.

Sent out a replacement lid right...
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