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Old 10-17-2011, 09:01 PM   #1
Dec 2010
Dallas, TX
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I have read a few topics relating to lagering in corny kegs after final gravity has been reached. My question is do I push a small amount of CO2 into the keg to seal the lid and then disconnect the CO2 supply or what?

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Old 10-17-2011, 09:10 PM   #2
Feb 2011
Phoenix, AZ
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That is what I did and it worked great. I put about 10 PSI in there and even after 30 days it had enough pressure to keep it sealed. I hit it with another 10 PSI after the first 30 days, left it for another month and then connected it to carb up.

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Old 10-17-2011, 09:11 PM   #3
Apr 2009
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I seal the lid with 25-30 lbs. & then lager on CO2. That way it's ready to drink after it's done lagering. Cheers!!!
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Old 10-17-2011, 09:57 PM   #4
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Yep. Seal the lid with around 30 psi. Pull the d-ring to purge the oxygen out a couple of times, and your golden.

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