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Old 05-23-2012, 11:50 PM   #1
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Hmmmm.... I think there are clues here...



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Old 05-23-2012, 11:54 PM   #2
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Leaky post on the liquid side? Do I win?


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Pinic tap got stuck open? That sucks..
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Old 05-24-2012, 12:02 AM   #4
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Pinic tap got stuck open? That sucks..
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That's what I thought at first. However, I see some foam coming from under the outlet fitting. I'm going to go with a stuck open Corney post that was saved by slamming the picnic tap on just in time to save the last bit of beer.

What do I win?
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Old 05-24-2012, 12:29 AM   #5
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Old 05-24-2012, 12:42 AM   #6
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When I lost 3/4 of a keg over night because of a bad poppet, it looked just like that(only there was a lot more beer in the bottom of the kegerator...)
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I think the hose clamp on the picnic tap end failed or was left loose.
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A bear stole your beer. You need some beer gnomes ASAP.
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Apparently you can push the connection on the post enough to actuate the poppet, but not enough to seal the thing. When I saw this, I lifted the connection right off the post. Might have been a bad poppet too (I think I replaced it at the same time).

Rye IPA. Fret not, there are two more kegs just like it waiting in the wings.

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Old 05-24-2012, 02:27 AM   #10
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Just had this happen to me. 5 gallons in the bottom of my keezer. The bummer was I brewed specifically for the Sam Adams longshot competition that I have now missed for the third year in a row.

I haven't figured out what the problem was yet.


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