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Old 09-11-2011, 03:18 AM   #1
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So I have some people coming over tmrw for the Panther game and i want my beer ready at 4p when they get here.

I have kegged my beer at 30psi and rolled it for 1min at 15min intervals for 1 hour while its been in the fridge at 55degrees

My question is do I now purge the c02 and hit it with another 30psi or 12psi then disconnect?

Or do I reconnect the c02 and set at 30psi or 12psi and leave connected and let sit for a few hours?

Do I purge and not reconnect?

Leave as is at 30 psi over night then purge in the morning?

Thanks for any replies I searched for an answer but couldn't find what I was looking for...

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Old 09-11-2011, 03:58 AM   #2
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I typically hit my new kegs with 25-30 psi for 48 hours, then purge and serve at 10-12 psi...

Based on your process thus far, I think I'd let it sit overnight at 25 psi...then tomorrow, purge and reset the regulator to 12 or so...
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Old 09-11-2011, 02:21 PM   #3
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It's at 55 degrees? Then I'd keep it permanently at 20 psi for the carb level. (here's a carbonation chart:
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