Bar & Cellar Management
HOW TO CHANGE THE GAS ON BEER
ALWAYS TAKE CARE WHEN DEALING WITH
PRESSURISED GAS CYLINDERS.
Changing a gas cylinder is a simple and
straightforward exercise, the following steps will show you how to do
this safely and correctly:
Even though the gas pressure gauge registers empty, you should close the
tap on the bottle. Turn the knob tightly on the top of the bottle
towards the ‘close’ position.
Using your spanner unscrew nut on the pipe connected to the bottle until
it is removed.
Place the empty bottle safely and securely, ready for pick up by your
Carefully position your new gas bottle and secure it in place.
Pull out the plastic stopper from the connection on the bottle and
insert the connection from the pipe. You must make sure this is level as
it is vital to have a secure connection to prevent leaks.
Using your trusty spanner, tighten the nut on the pipe until it is
Unscrew the knob on the top of the gas bottle towards the ‘open’
direction. You will hear a hissing sound, don’t panic this is just the
gas flowing into the pipe. You will also notice the pressure gauge rise
to indicate full.
Go to the bar and dispense your drinks.
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