General Forum

Rinse aid slime

I have just opened a bottle of rinse aid and some strange floating dark coloured slime is in it. Never seen anything like it before. It’s was stored in the cellar could it be that I had it too cold? Many thanks

Home bar

Hi I have brought equipment to install a home bar in a spare room. I have a flash cooler, Co2 gas, first and second stage regulator, keg connector for Carling, Cellar buoy, font and cleaning pump and connector. I am looking for a basic diagram on how to install the equipment.  Especially the cleaning pump.…

Home Bar Advice

Hi, I am going to install a bar in my shed.  I have a system used in pubs (salvaged from a closure) with regulators, 60/40 gas and two chillers that the beer passes through.  The beer taps have re-circ cooling too.  My question is about temperature changes.  I plan to only dispense standard lagers carling…

New Bar just been built

Have jst had a bar built in my garage . Have puchased the following equipment 2 product cooler 2 tap tower Mixed gas primary regulator Secondary regulator 2 keg couplers of your choice All pipes and fittings Questions I am planning on having a lager and a bitter am I ok with a 60:40 gas…

Make a 6 pump festival bar c/w chiller

Hi, I run/organise a on day beer and cider festival every year and would like to extend this to a two day Lager, beer and cider festival. My problem is, the pumping system, I can build a bar no problem at all but where do I start with pumps, chillers, connectors, tubes etc? the system…

Undercounter Kegs

Hi, I am opening small beer bar and due to size constraints would be looking at running 4 to 5 kegs from under the bar. I have been advised against doing this but unfortunately it doesn’t appear I have many alternatives (no cellar – outside area we were going to convert is too small for…

beer line size???

built a bar in my back garden and now I have to decide what size pipe to run from barrel to pump the run is about 10ft will it matter what size I use. for a start will be using lager(bud,carling) any help appreciated thanks Andy