Skip to main content. Corny Keg Carbonating Instructions. Are you tired of cleaning, sanitizing, filling and storing bottles? Pepsi-Cola uses ball lock kegs, and they are the most common and most popular for homebrewers. Coca-Cola uses pin lock kegs, which are less common and typically less desirable since they do not have a pressure relief valve on the lid of the keg.
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Kegging systems are great, but they are not the most portable. Two options are very inexpensive and easy, while one is more money and more time consuming. Your first option is to open the tap and pour the beer directly into the bottle. Obviously, this is the easiest way to transfer your beer, but it has one major draw back. As the beer flows into the bottle, the CO2 in the beer is released and can leave you with an under carbonated beer.
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Homebrewing Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for dedicated home brewers and serious enthusiasts. It only takes a minute to sign up. I just started kegging. I have a beer in a 5 gal ball lock keg. I connected the regulator, set pressure to 15 psi and connected the gas line to the keg.
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