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Old 07-22-2012, 11:26 AM   #1
Dec 2011
warwick, ri
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First time Kegging and I am having problems force carbonating my beer. After racking to my keg I increased my pressure to 35psi rolled my keg around for about 4-5 min. left the pressure up and left it over night. This morning "no" carbonation. Any thoughts
Amber Ale
Irish Red ALE

Octane IPA kit from Midwest Homebrewing 9.8% ABV
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Keg: Opa-Opa Strong

Last Brew: Australian Lager / And an all grain

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Old 07-22-2012, 12:05 PM   #2
Jun 2012
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I had a similar problem, but then realized I had neglected to turn my check valve/shutoff combo on to actually let the gas into the keg... it's probably something simple like that! Maybe check if the gas connection is seated correctly in the gas post? Rolling the keg around can knock them off.

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Old 07-22-2012, 12:10 PM   #3
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What is the temp of the beer?
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