Closed transfer with beer gas

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Coldies

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I’ve got a large bottle of beer gas (75% nitrogen and 25% CO2) and was wondering if anybody has used this to do a closed transfer. I’m not a scientist by any means but I’m pretty sure nitrogen is an inert gas and should be fine. Thoughts?
 

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It'll totally work, no problem. If there's an issue it's the relative cost vs a straight CO2 push, as the former is not a liquid-phase material with the attendant density, while the latter is. Given the choice I'd opt for a CO2-push, but if that's not an option I wouldn't lose any sleep over a "beergas push" :)

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It'll totally work, no problem. If there's an issue it's the relative cost vs a straight CO2 push, as the former is not a liquid-phase material with the attendant density, while the latter is. Given the choice I'd opt for a CO2-push, but if that's not an option I wouldn't lose any sleep over a "beergas push" :)

Cheers!
I’ve got CO2 but have this large bottle of beer gas for my old nitrogen handle (it’s on the fritz right now) so I rarely use it compared to my CO2. I use to use it to start my siphon a while ago, but it wasn’t a completely closed transfer
 
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