Beer Info FAQ

How does a beer tap system work?

How does a beer tap system work?

0:072:02How Do Draught/Draft Beer Systems Work - Beer Taps ExplainedYouTubeStart of suggested clipEnd of suggested clipWhen you pull or push the tap on the faucet. The pressurized gas from a canister at the end of theMoreWhen you pull or push the tap on the faucet. The pressurized gas from a canister at the end of the system pushes beer out of a keg.

How do you set up a beer tap?

Plan the space for your tap. Lay out the beer lines and CO2 canister. Add holes in the refrigerator, if needed. Drill a hole for the beer tap. Connect the regulator to the CO2 tank. Connect the coupler to the top of the keg. Run the hose from the refrigerator to the underside of the tap. Open the CO2 cannister.

Do beer taps need power?

Any draft system requires pressurized gas to propel beer from the keg to the faucet. When this pressurized gas is pushed into the keg through the coupler, it forces the beer out into the beer line where it eventually travels up to the tap so you can pour a pint on demand.