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Old 05-10-2013, 11:21 PM   #1
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So I just got a nitro set up and was wondering what you guys are doing to keg to nitro... I know its something along then lines of co2 carbonating first.. then nitro carbonating... let me know what you guys do, thanks!

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Old 05-11-2013, 12:33 AM   #2
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There's no "nitro carbonating." Carb to a low level with CO2 (maybe 1.5 volumes? Others can chime in that have actually done it), then use the beergas to push it through the restrictor faucet.

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Old 05-11-2013, 08:04 PM   #3
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I carb with 8 psi for 2 weeks at 39* then hook to my blend at 30 psi
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Old 05-12-2013, 06:24 PM   #4
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Originally Posted by beaksnbeer View Post
I carb with 8 psi for 2 weeks at 39* then hook to my blend at 30 psi
That is pretty much whatI do, except I set my beergas at 35.

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