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Old 07-26-2011, 08:09 PM   #1
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Default Nitrogen System - Best price for a new system??

I'm not having much luck finding a nitrogen setup for any less than 290 bones from the keg connection. If I have to bit the bullet I will, but was wondering if anyone had the hookup on a full system at a better price?


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Old 07-26-2011, 08:11 PM   #2
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Just a tip, check locally to make sure you have a source for beergas before dropping the coin for a system. It's not available everywhere.


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Old 07-26-2011, 08:13 PM   #3
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I just did one part by part and ended up spending around 400. All I need to do is brew an oatmeal stout and she's good to go.
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Just a tip, check locally to make sure you have a source for beergas before dropping the coin for a system. It's not available everywhere.
Airgas is local to us and I hear they supply the beergas.
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Old 07-26-2011, 08:42 PM   #5
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Do you have an extra CO2 cylinder? Airgas took mine plus 5 bucks in trade for a nitrogen cylinder. It was about 15 bucks to have it filled with beer gas so I was out about 20 bucks plus whatever I paid for the CO2 cylinder originally.
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As a matter of fact...I have a spare co2 cylinder!
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There you go. That'll save you a bit. All you need now is a CGA580 regulator, a stout faucet, and some beer line and fittings. CHI had a bro deal on a stout fauct recently but I ended up getting one from BMW as I threw it in on another order.
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Buddy of mine is in the business and says he'll set me up with a tank and gas for nuthin'. It's good to be the king!
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Nice!
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You can call up the guys at keg connection and have them remove the nitrogen cylinder from the kit. I just did this last month. Don't quote me on this but I think it was $240 without the cylinder.


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