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got me mixed gas up and running

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well look what turned up tonight

full bottle n/co2 beer gas to go with my mixed gas regulator





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so un gassed me amber punk and regassed with mixed gas and served through my new Guinness bitter tap with smooth flow restrictor

really really creamy

just need another corny now

:cheers:

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Good stuff!
Here in Lethbridge (S. Alberta), no one fills Beer Gas tanks, and leasing one runs between $85 and $100. The gas is another $75.
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14lb (6.35kg) CO2, £17.50 + vat
7lb (3.15kg) CO2, £10.00 + vat
Returnable deposit per cylinder, £15.00 + vat

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That's wicked Nobby!

Do you notice a big difference using the beergas vs straight CO2?
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XXXXX wrote:That's wicked Nobby!

beergas vs straight CO2?

yes massive difference it would have been better if i upped the n2 mix to 20 psi ish

i just served my last 4 or so litres of amber punk through it
but set the pressure to 5 psi like the conventional co2
but have learned this week that n2 mix is served at higher psi than straight co2

like 20+ psi to get the correct head etc

my xxxxx simcoes in me cornie at mo carbonating on pure co2

at 11psi 8c for a week slow carbing
then will be switched to n2 co2 mix for serving

at try 18psi 10c :cheers:
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the five x's are for each hop addition including dry hop

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