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Old 10-12-2010, 05:37 PM   #1
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Default Replacing chrome faucet for Perlick

Will I need to replace the shank as well? Beer lines are standard 3/16"


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Old 10-12-2010, 05:39 PM   #2
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No you should be fine however it may be better practice to eventually upgrade the shanks to SS...
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Old 10-12-2010, 07:07 PM   #3
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I JUST did this a week ago. I got an old Kenmore kegerator for cheap that works but the tap handle/faucet was broken. I had bought a different set up and so I switched the faucet out. Little did I know it too was broken and got a beer bath! Looking back it was funny but not at the time.

Off to the LHBS and I paid $10 more than I should have but screwed it on and have not had 1 issue yet! (other than the tower looks really dirty compared to the brand new faucet.

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