Split gas lines & empty kegs

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Barny

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Setting up my first kegerator (ok, since college...). Feel like I have a bit of a remedial question. If I have a split line going to 2 (or more) kegs off of one regulator, what do I do when one kegs kicks? Do I have to keep the empty keg hooked up? Ball locks, I can't just disconnect it without CO2 escaping. Is there something obvious I'm missing? Is there a "blank" I can quickly swap out for the gas ball lock on lines where I don't need CO2?

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The ball lock disconnect will not leak gas when the keg is disconnected, assuming it works correctly. Just pop it off the keg and let it be until you have something else to connect it to.
 
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Barny

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Thanks for the quick replies! Thinking about taking them apart to clean I don't know why that wasn't obvious to me. Being a worrier about something new I guess.

(my current setup I have a dual regulator so I just shut the gas off to the kicked keg at the regulator, but, upgrading the number of kegs I can do)
 
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