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Old 08-17-2010, 03:47 AM   #1
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What are the reasons to cool the tower on an home made kegerator?

I would like to build my own kegerator from a 5 Cu. ft. chest freezer and I can't decide if the tower needs to be chilled or not.

Is it better to keep it cold for a cooler beer or seal well the save energy?

Thanks

Matt

 
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Old 08-17-2010, 03:55 AM   #2
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Any part of your dispensing system that isn't chilled will cause foaming when you pour and of course will mean warm beer on that first pour.

 
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