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SPT BD-0538 Mini Kegerator & Dispenser SPT BD-0538 Mini Kegerator & Dispenser SPT BD-0538 Mini Kegerator & Dispenser

SPT BD-0538 Mini Kegerator & Dispenser

SPT BD-0538 Mini Kegerator & Dispenser SPT BD-0538 Mini Kegerator & Dispenser SPT BD-0538 Mini Kegerator & Dispenser
$ 146.57

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Product Description

The system accepts standard 5 liter kegs and mini-kegs of Heineken 5 liters
The CO2 will be controlled by a pressure control system Three (3) CO2 cartridges are
Technology that uses thermoelectric cooling
It features an LED temperature display and an adjustable
This device is encased in stainless steel

Questions & Answers

I assume it has everything a keg need not be pressurized to be tapped?

I would like to say Hello to you, We have a mini kegerator model BD-54, which can be found at our store If you want to tap into an untapped market, you don't need to look any further than 0538 Keg with a pressurized atmosphere. A pressurized keg adapter allows the unit to be used with Heineken and New Castle.

Can I use the CO2 cartridges 16 gm without fear of being harmed?

I would like to say Hello to you, It is true the CO2 cartridges for our mini kegerators under model BD-305 are available The 0538s are non-hazardous 16 gram sticks It is multi-threaded.

Can anyone tell me where I can find the O- Where is the ring to hold the CO2? In addition to the one provided by SPT, other stuff is included as well. Is there anything I can do to help?

#9262K726 from McMaster Carr. For five dollars, you can get 100 condoms. There are two main sources of information It takes a while for rings to wear off. Buying a brand new one for every CO2 cartridge is a good idea. With prices as low as 5 cents, there is no reason not to buy them.

Is there any way to replace the black handle with a decorative one?

Regarding our mini kegerator BD-122, I would like to ask you what you think about it The decorative pull handle that will fit 0538 can be used if you can find one that fits. The only black one we have is, however, the one in black.

Selected User Reviews For SPT BD-0538 Mini Kegerator & Dispenser

Kegerator that is great for use at home

I'm very pleased with it. Having grown up in Britain, I am well acquainted with these gadgets. I'm going to give you some tips from my experience with each of these I. 1. Keep the temperature as low as possible so that foaming won't happen. If you plan to put the keg in the kegerator, it is best to put it in the refrigerator first to speed up The second paragraph. Make sure you don't overgas a new keg because it will foam. Those who like German will like this - It is typical to serve food this way. Then you won't be able to. The rules do not apply to Heineken or Newcastle kegs since they are pre-drilled The gasses escaped. With them, foaming is to be expected for the first few pints. I think that should do the trick. 1. 2. 3. There are some kegs that reconnect better than others when it comes to German kegs. As far as Bitburger was concerned, the fittings were correct. The top fittings on Warsteiner and similar systems need to be removed and replaced by those from There are times when it's difficult. Easy connections are those between Heineken and Newcastle. A SPT provider provides them. It's easy to drink, but once you try other beers, you'll like them better. The fourth point. You might notice a bit of gas escaping from the new CO2 cylinder now and then. A little lube seems to make a difference. I have had one bad insert in the past so I decided to take the CO2 housing out of its clip in the lid and place it vertically in the canister. You should check the black o-rings if there are leaks This ring is. In the case of distorted or worn equipment, replace it. The Spares Division of SPT provides spare parts. My first time doing this was a few years ago. This is 5. Beer can be bought at many places You can buy branded handles on Ebay (a lot) or Amazon (a few). It's a great way for guests to see what they're drinking at parties! **See also 6. I can re-do what I have already done You can decant the beer you like from cans, growlers, and bottles and fill kegs with it. Alcohol, refrigeration, and carbonation help the beer stay fresh for weeks at a time. **See also 6. This is all I have to say. Whenever they come to my house, everyone loves it! You can find kegs at good prices if you shop around. It appears that Total and More often has specials going on, and that their Newcastle is cheap at the moment.

Kai Gentry
Kai Gentry
| Jun 28, 2021
The product is good, but it does have some I found the program to meet my needs and expectations, but it does have its It is my intention to focus on these limitations, which makes the review seem more negative than what I rated it

Yet, I really think this deserves a four-star rating. It is not enjoyable for me to fish through an ice chest for beer cans. It was important for me to have a more elegant tablecloth for our patio party. The cooler meets my needs and I bought it for that reason. There is a minicooler inside the cooler that holds 5 liters The keg. The number 1 is that. There is 169 fluid ounces in 32 gallons. It's one ounce. A glass of beer is about 14 ounces. It's important to plan to change the mini A party keg was broken during the course of the night. A cooler like this one does not have a very high efficiency A reduction in cooling capacity or an increase in power consumption. It is stated that the power draw is 65W, which is about 40% of the power drawn by my full-size laptop There is no standard refrigerator size. A refrigerator has a larger cooling capacity, but the mini fridge has a minuscule one. Cold beer can be kept in a cooler, but a really warm keg can take most of the day to cool down. The best thing you can do is to pre-plan Make sure your kegs are cooled in the refrigerator The kegs that will be changed during the party are especially important. A minimum set temperature is 36 degrees, which is what I have set on mine. In an open cooler, the temperature begins to drop at 38 degrees and rises at 41 degrees. Due to the small diameter of the hoses, the fluid flow is weak. The whole process of dispensing a 12oz glass of beer takes about 40 seconds. The pressure in the keg does not increase the flow rate, but it does increase the amount of foam that forms If you are making a "normal" amount of foam, then the CO2 pressure regulator should be set fairly low. There is no fault with the cooler this is pure physics. The CO2 dissolves into the liquid under pressure in the fermentation keg There is less foam when the pressure is lower. *** This cooler uses the Peltier effect and is apparently made of solid-state Since there is only one moving part in the cooling system, the ventilation fan, there is no need for another module. There is a lot of noise from the fan compared to the tower fans It is not objectionable, but it does not format desktop computers. It's hard to hear it out on the patio because it's too quiet. In order to prevent the keg from sitting in water, it is necessary to add water inside the cooler. It is likely that this water is used to improve the energy transfer from the keg into It is possible to drain the water quickly thanks to the quick drain tap. There is a short power cord, so you will need to use an extension cord or place the cooler near an outlet.
My only concern is that the power connector is not grounded - it doesn't work properly or break. The appliance seems to be built with only 2 wires. I view this as a safety hazard for an appliance that likely will be outside. Unless the appliance has the dedicated ground wire (the third wire), I don't believe a GFCI outlet or breaker will trip under ground fault conditions. There is metal on the outside of the cooler. In addition to the water in which the metal kegs are submerged, the Peltier module also has contact with it. Definitely more comfortable with a grounding contact for the cooler, as well as a grounding contact for the keg. As I change the kegs, I intend to remove the cooler from the outlet.

| Sep 26, 2020
This does not make me happy

It is not the best unit I've used. There is no pressure retention in the unit. Trying to use up one Mini CO2 cartridge, I used up all the CO2 cartridges provided The keg. I bought several more cartridges for my printer A similar result has been achieved. We received poor technical support, which was totally inept and didn't understand what this unit was all about. I had to explain to her how this unit worked and what it was, and she still didn't As far as I can tell, the "O" ring that seals the CO2 Cartridge into the unit is/was of poor quality and does not seem to retain its shape. Once compressed, the "O" ring does not return to its original shape (bounce back), resulting in the seal being lost. This then causes a leak in the cartridge and a failed dispenser. Could it be that the "O" rings are old? It is standard procedure for me to turn off the pressure when I have not poured any beer since buying the machine. By ensuring that gas leaks are eliminated downstream of the pressure shut off valve (at keg connections and so on), the gas pressure spikes will be eliminated. A problem that I have encountered is that the owner's manual is generally pretty bad as well as the Perhaps it is a direct translation from the A recommendation of this unit will be hard to come by. A new set of "O" rings will be purchased, and I will try it again.

Yehuda Potter
Yehuda Potter
| Apr 19, 2021
I'm glad you have this Kegerator, but in the U

S. we don't have 5 Liter Kegs. What a fantastic product! It does exactly what it says on the tin. I just wanted to let you know that in the US, 5 liter kegs are not that common. The problem is getting that favorite beverage in a 5 liter(or mini keg) is a daunting task requiring some serious effort. If you are in the United States, buy the next size up.

| Aug 31, 2020
The game is a hit with my brother

I found setting up and using it fairly easy. I would recommend using a mug out of the freezer if you like your beer ice cold. The only two things against it are the temps don't get much colder than 37 degrees. Another problem, and this is not a problem with the product or company, is liquor stores don't refer to these kegs by their actual size and call them by different names, making it quite difficult to find one that would fit, but I plan to do some research to remedy.

| Nov 18, 2020

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