Tuesday, September 18, 2018

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Lager dispense issues

Hi My Lager, guinness and Aspall cider taps, tend to drip, after dispensing. How can I...

Will Angram handpump dispense Brewlock beers?

Hi there. Most of our UK beers in the USA use C02 to dispense but...

Concorde mini cooler freezing up

Evening, I've got a Concorde mini cooler, once the unit has been switched and allowed time...

tetley smooth

I am getting a very big head on my tetley smooth, having to top up...
TCP taint

BEER ENGINE FAILURE

I have a problem wit one of my beer engines. In the middle of dispensing...

Guinness problems

Hi all, i have just recently built a pub shed, everything is amazing lager is working...

Lagers losing taste and/or condition

Ok, so I've just take over as an assistant manager mainly covering nights/weekends at a...
Bar

Lager just keeps on a-coming!

Hi all. First time poster with a new home bar, so be gentle.... So.  New bar is...

All keg beers are very lively.

At our bowls club we have tow bitters (courage best and London Pride) we also...

Slow pouring Carlsberg in USA?

I'm two years old at beer dispense, own a Brit restaurant in Florida and have imported...
fobbing-fosters

Do you need to pull beer through each day?

  Do you need to pull beer through and throw away each day when you open...

Metered Stones problem

Has anyone every had any problems with metered stones pump. The switch at the side...

Stella goes nuts halfway through pouring a pint

Hi guys. Hoping someone will be able to point me in the right direction here....

I have been told to put glasses (hot) straight from the dishwasher into the fridge

I work in,  what can be a very busy pub/accommodation/ restraint. I work behind the...

The beer is too cold!!

I retired as a club secretary in 2001 and in 2010 I was asked to...

I can’t get anything to move in the cellar buoy

  I have changed a keg of Belhaven Black and I can't get anything to move...

Flat Carling Extra Cold

I am having problems with my Carling extra cold, most of the time it is...

Throthy strongbow

I have a fosters super chilled 3 tap system with fosters 1664 and strongbow on...

Flow problem

Hello, I am quite new to this game but have a few questions dotted over the...

Ditching San Miguel

Thinking about ditching San Miguel. We don't sell a lot apart from to one or...

Gas pressure

Ok I have had a bar in my shed for over 12 months and the...

Should I hear the gas rushing into the Keg?

Hi All, I’ve been using this forum to help me out with setting up my...

Will these frozen beer containers simply thaw at room temperature ?

hi, bought a pub/restaurant that has a make shift cellar, out in the yard -...

Angram Hand Pump Problem

Hello, I've got a problem that I would love some advice on. We just installed two...

Do it yourself repairs!

It seems there is a current trend by some technical services to send out parts...

Old Hokky Poblems

Hey there guysI am new to this forum and hope you can help out.I run...

Carling trough a Stella pump

iv got a home bar and have just got a flash clooer and pump can...

Lager losing it's bubbles

Hi all,I have a problem with lagers losing their bubbles in the glass and have...

FOAMY BEER 🙁

Hi,Im a newbie on here so this is my first post. Apologies if this...

flat strongbow

Hi all, i have a home bar and have recently added strongbow to the list....

Flat carling

I am having problems with my carling extra cold, most of the time it is...

how do you test to see if beer or larger is flat

hi just started at a pub would just like to know once you serve a...

Impossibly frothy lager

The bar area in our pavilion gets very hot in the summer as it contains...

Example Exchange

*This is an example exchange only*I've got 100 Carling Extra Gold Glasses in good condition....

Flat lager

I am suffering with flat lager. Im running 70/30 gas using a cooler. The tempruter...

John Smith's Fobbing after gas leak

Hi Folks!Recently a gas leak was found and repaired on the secondary valve on our...

Pulling off beer at start of session

The reality here is that modern beer dispense systems are designed to prevent this practice...

fobbing when changing a new keg

Hi, I was wondering if you can help this might be a really stupid question/problem I...

Flat lager

Hi, my friend has recently taken over a pub, he is having terrible problems with...

John Smiths Pouring Slow/Flat

I've just taken on a new pub and I noticing that my johns smiths is...

Frothy lager at the village fete

I run a village fete beer tent once a year, using a village owned gas...

Coors Compact system

Hi I use a Coors Compact system that is supposed to operate without a cellar....

Erratic Bitter Fobbing

Hi all. I have recently become cellar man to a busy bar/night club and come...

flat lager in keg

I have a keg which had mixed gas pumped thro it at 1st...when the gas...

Trapped co2 in beer line

Hi, We've just opened a new bar with a cellar and we have cellarbuoys installed the...

Hand Pull Issues

Evening All. Having a bit of an issue with some hand pulls and hoping someone could...

Home bar

Hi I have brought equipment to install a home bar in a spare room. I have...

cask beers do they need a head

The brewery I go to in Bend oregon uses a small disperser on the end...

Equipment required for a van based bar?

Good morning all, I'm considering re-fitting my 1967 Citroen catering van as a mobile bar. I...

Mobile set up help

hi , I have bought a secondhand mobile set up for home . When I connect...

Change in taste and smell

I am having constant problems with Carling, mainly Carling where the taste is horrible and...

Should lines only be cleaned when pub is closed?

Should lines only be cleaned when pub is closed?

Date stickers that are made for cask beers

where can I buy the date stickers that are made for cask beers? They have a...

Carlsberg frothing due to warm weather

Hi all, newbie to site and to home beer dispensing too really. i have a setup...

Keg coupler seal

I run my own mobile bar and I want to replace the seals on...

Lager dispense issues

Hi My Lager, guinness and Aspall cider taps, tend to drip, after dispensing. How can I...

Home Bar Advice

Hi, I am going to install a bar in my shed.  I have a system...

beer head problem

can anyone help with this problem please our cask ale is pouring ok and with...

New Bar just been built

Have jst had a bar built in my garage . Have puchased the following equipment 2...

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...

Undercounter Kegs

Hi, I am opening small beer bar and due to size constraints would be looking at...

Does McEwan’s 80 work of co2 or mixed gas ?

Does McEwan's 80 work of co2 or mixed gas ?

Will Angram handpump dispense Brewlock beers?

Hi there. Most of our UK beers in the USA use C02 to dispense but...

beer line size???

built a bar in my back garden and now I have to decide what size...

Cellar Sink

We are installing a new cellar build and need to know if the hand wash...

Quick Shot Pourer 25ml Spirit Measure Bar Bottle

Hi I am looking for a 25ml spirit dispenser, its the type that just fits in...

starting out

I have a stella and a fosters tap a flash cooler and pipe what gas...

Extra Cold condensation effect.

Hi all. I've just built my very own home bar and have Tennents Lager on draft...

How long will my cider keep once opened?

There is lots on this site about lager/bitter shelf life but nothing on cider or...

Concorde mini cooler freezing up

Evening, I've got a Concorde mini cooler, once the unit has been switched and allowed time...

Cask probes – any good?

Evening, We're getting married in March and want to lay on a cask ale from a...