CO2 Regulator Frequently asked Questions
What are the main components of a regulator and what do they do?
- Low pressure gauge (reads the amount of internal keg pressure)
- Optional high pressure gauge (indicates existing pressure in the CO2 cylinder)
- Adjustment lock nut
- Regulator adjustment screw (after keg is tapped, screw clockwise until low pressure gauge (Figure 1) indicates between 12 & 14 lbs)
- Optional shut-off valve
- CO2 Nut (use fiber washer)