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Old 01-02-2007, 06:06 PM   #1
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Anyone know what a tap compensator does?

Any link I can go to and do some research?


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Old 01-02-2007, 06:49 PM   #2
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I'm not positive and I could not really find any good info, but I believe that a compensator tap allows you to adjust the flow restriction at the faucet, based on the carbonation level of the beer being served, without having to adjust the serving line length.

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Euro Tap - Compensator taps

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Thanks, John.

David: I already knew it's a European tap. I really wanted to know what it does. Sounds beneficial. Thanks.
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Is it anything to do withe the chilling tubes?


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