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Old 08-02-2011, 11:07 AM   #1
Jun 2011
Annapolis, MD
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Old 08-02-2011, 12:07 PM   #2
Jul 2011
Cincinnati, OH
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I use them, they're fine. However, I have never used Pepsi ball locks, so I don't have a comparison. Mine came pretty clean, new poppets, no leaks.

Other than that, most of's conversion don't have the pull ring pressure relief valve, if you are into that.

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Old 08-02-2011, 01:27 PM   #3
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Pittsburgh, PA
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I prefer ball lock. I think it comes to personal preference.
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Old 08-02-2011, 01:34 PM   #4
Nov 2010
Cincinnati, OH
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I have two that I bought from cornykeg and two regular ball locks. No real difference besides the dimensions and the keg lid.

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Old 08-02-2011, 08:52 PM   #5
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Evanston, Illinois
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I've bought 8-9 from them. Never had a problem and the prices are pretty nice.
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