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Old 01-27-2009, 06:24 PM   #1
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im just getting into kegging and want to pressure test the kegs i have but i only have a nitrogen tank. how do i pressure test them? thanks

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Old 01-27-2009, 06:39 PM   #2
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I'm willing to bet that you could use this process.
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Old 01-27-2009, 07:46 PM   #3
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I am assuming you have a nitrogen regulator? If so, just hook up a grey gas disconnect to some tubing and use the method mentioned above. Do you have pure N2 in the cylinder or beer gas? It doesn't matter for testing purposes, just curious.

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