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Old 01-25-2008, 02:57 PM   #1
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I want to take advantage of the 10% off offer from and order a couple of Ventmatic faucets. I'm just using a picnic tap right now so I'm unfamiliar with complete faucet assemblies. What do I need to buy in addition to the Ventmatics?
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Old 01-25-2008, 02:59 PM   #2
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You'll need shanks and a way to connect your shanks to beer lines. Some shanks already have nipples on them and others require either a nipple or a screw-on connector.
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Old 01-25-2008, 02:59 PM   #3
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I plan on doing the same thing. Can I use my existing shanks with them?

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Old 01-25-2008, 03:16 PM   #4
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You should be able to use the same shanks unless you have something really funky (like 1920's tech or something).
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