draft beer faqs

How can I easily clean a party pump?

After each use, be sure be sure to clean your party pump with chemicals specifically manufactured for beer line cleaning.

The simple process takes only a few minutes and will assure trouble free operation when the party pump will next be used. This is easily accomplished by use of a pressurized cleaning bottle.

  1. Remove the cleaning bottle cap. Mix cleaning chemicals with water per manufacturer's instructions.
  2. Screw cap back on to bottle and engage party pump as if tapping keg.
  3. Pressurize cleaning bottle with party pump and release cleaning solution by squeezing faucet, allowing approximately 1 quart to flow out.
  4. Pull pressure relief valve to release bottle pressure before removing bottle cap. Remove bottle cap. Pour fresh water into cleaning bottle. Screw bottle cap back on and engage party pump.
  5. Pressurize cleaning bottle with party pump and release fresh water by squeezing faucet, allowing approximately 1 quart to flow out.