Kegco 5 1/8″ Stainless Steel Beer Shank + Nipple Assembly + why use longer shanks

Kegco KC SH316NA-518-ASC Beer Shank, 5 1/8", Stainless Steel

Kegco KC SH316NA-518-ASC Beer Shank, 5 1/8″, Stainless Steel

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  • Used to Attach Beer Line to a Faucet Through Wall, Refrigerator Door, Cabinet, etc
  • 5-1/8″ Long Stainless Steel Beer Shank with Nipple Assembly
  • 3/16″ I. D. Beer Line Connection
  • Stainless Steel Construction for durability and sanitation is ideal for cider and wine also


Why Use a Longer Shank?  Generally speaking, a Longer Shank = Less Foam”.  A longer shank means… a colder faucet.  More mass inside your kegerator or keezer keeps your faucet colder and reduces foam.  More Info: Step by Step: Balancing Your Kegerator Draft System

Kegco KC SH316NA-518-ASC Beer Shank, 5 1/8″, Stainless Steel – affiliate link, note that multiple variations of this product may be available, as such a different version may appear at this link

Also: Shanks at Keg Connection

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