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Old 12-26-2011, 05:36 AM   #1
dobbinsda
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Santa brought me A nitrogen tank and a regulator for Christmas. I am super excited about it, but have never looked up the full scope of nitrogen benefits and uses. Like do you carbonate with co2 first then push with nitrogen? I really have no clue any suggestions are welcome. Thank you! Merry Christmas

 
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Old 12-26-2011, 07:29 AM   #2
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yes carb with co2, push with either nitrogen or beer gas(co2+nitro)

 
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Old 12-26-2011, 04:58 PM   #3
Keith_Mahoney
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Just don't carb it up fully or you will get nothing but foam when pouring. I haven't fully refined my technique but what I do is:
Keg beer
Put in kegorator on 30 psi CO2 in through the out line
Switch to IN line and leave for 2 hours
Switch to beer gas
Should be ready in about a week.

 
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