Proper Keg Tapping Procedures

Step 1

tap1Ensure the handle is in the upright (off) position.

Step 2

tap2Align the two coupler lugs with the corresponding openings in the keg valve.

Step 3

tap3Insert the keg coupler and turn clockwise to engage into position. (About 90 degrees)

Step 4

tap4Press the handle downward (on).  This will allow gas to enter the keg and beer to flow out of the keg.

Step 5

tap5Now open the faucet and draw beer.  Pump only while the faucet is fully open and pouring beer.  Always open the faucet full and never half way.