What Is A Beer Tap Handle Display?

As a enthusiast, you know the importance of having the perfect tap handle to serve your favorite brews. Tap handles are essential for any bar, man cave, or home brewery, as they provide a unique and eye-catching way to showcase your favorite beers. When it comes to choosing the best tap handle for your needs, there are several factors that you should consider.

First and foremost, you want to select a tap handle that is visually appealing. A handcrafted wooden tap handle display is an excellent choice that will add an attractive touch of class to any space. These displays are made using only high-quality red oak hardwood which is sourced from regional suppliers and milled locally to ensure it is of the highest quality. Each display is then finished by hand with a variety of stain colors to suit your style and preferences, making it easy to create the perfect look in your home, office, bar or man cave.

In addition to its aesthetic appeal, you also want to make sure that your tap handle can be securely mounted on the wall with minimal effort. Wall-mounted tap handles come with keyhole slots so that they can be flushly installed onto any wall. Moreover, rubber washers are included with each display so that the tap heads remain secure and visible from all angles while also preventing scratches on the wood.

When it comes time to serve your beer, you want the process to be as smooth and effortless as possible. Many tap handles feature ergonomic designs which make them easier and more comfortable to hold when pouring beer into or pitchers. Some even have built-in levers which help control the flow of beer in order to avoid spillage or over-pouring. Furthermore, some even include temperature gauges so you can monitor how cold or warm your beer remains during service.

Purchasing a custom tap handle display will not only allow you show off your favorite beers but also show off your discerning taste in craftsmanship as well. With so many styles available on today's market – from classic wooden designs to sleek metallic models – there's something out there for everyone's individual tastes and preferences! Whether you're an avid homebrewer looking for an attractive display for their beer taps or a proud owner of an inviting bar space looking for something special – customizing a unique tap handle can help elevate both looks and experience in one fell swoop!

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What Are Beer Tap Handles Worth?

Beer tap handles are worth anywhre from $8 to $1,000, depending on the rarity and intricacy of the design. Common tap handles can range in price from $8 to $15 each. Scarce tap handles can bring up to $1,000. Most of my tap handles are $10 to $85.

What Is A Beer Tap Handle Called?

A beer tap handle is called a faucet.

How Do You Install A Beer Tap Handle?

To install a beer tap handle, first find the beer faucet lever on the beer faucet. On the beer faucet lever there is an adjusting knob that allows you to align the beer tap handle to your desired location. Next, screw the beer tap handle onto the beer faucet lever turning clockwise until it is hand tight only.

Are Beer Tap Handles Universal?

The answer to this question is both yes and no. Most tap handles come in different shapes and sizes displaying their brewery's logo. However, the black tap handle is a common tap handle that can be found just about anywhere and works on most beer faucets. This is because it is not specific to any one type of beer, but rather it is used to dispense any type of beer from a keg.


Can You Sell Tap Handles?

Breweries generally don't sell their tap handles. There are a few exceptions, such as Oskar Blues who sells their tap handles online and at the brewery, and SweetWater who sells their tap handles online and at the brewery and in some retail stores. Most breweries will give you a tap handle if you ask for one, but they generally don't have any extras to sell.

How Old Are Beer Taps?

Beer taps are a relatively old invention, dating back to 1785 when English inventor Joseph Bramah patented the first beer tap, known as a “beer engine.” The beer engine was a pump that allowed beer to be dispensed from kegs in pubs and taverns, eliminating the need for bartenders to pour beer by hand. This invention revolutionized the industry and made it easier and more efficient to serve beer.

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What Thread Size Is A Beer Tap Handle?

A beer tap handle has a U.S. beer industry standard 3/8″-16 UNC thread size.

What Is A Keykeg?

A Keykeg is a type of keg that is made from a plastic bag that is inflated to fit inside a metal outer shell. The bag holds the beer and when it is served, the gas pressure in the keg pushes the beer out of the bag and into the glass. Keykegs are often used by small breweries or brewpubs because they are easier to transport and store than traditional steel kegs.

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Are All Keg Taps The Same Size?

There are different keg sizes to choose from, with the ideal keg type for you depending on your volume and available space. The most common keg size is the half barrel, which can hold up to 15.5 gallons of beer. If you're looking for a smaller keg that's easier to store, thee are also quarter barrel and sixth barrel options available, which hold 7.75 and 5.16 gallons of beer, respectively.

All keg taps are not the same size, but they are all designed to fit the same size kegs. The tap itsef will be about 2 inches in diameter, so make sure you have enough space in your refrigerator or kegerator for the keg to fit comfortably.

What Are Beer Tap Handles Made Of?

Beer tap handles are typically made out of wood, brass, or aluminum. They are often painted and/or silk screened with designs or logos related to the beer that they are attached to. The handles can be easily removed and replaced with new ones, allowing brewers to change their branding or logo on a regular basis.

How Does A Beer Tap Handle Work?

A beer tap handle is a lever that opens an internal valve when it is pulled, allowing beer to flow though the faucet body to a waiting glass.

Are Keg Taps Universal?

No, keg taps are not universal. Each type of keg valve requires a specific coupler in order to attach the tap and allow beer to flow. In the U.S., there are eight different types of keg valves, each with its own corresponding coupler.

How Do You Make A Homemade Beer Tap?

A beer tap is a device used to dispense beer from a keg. It is usualy a metal faucet that is attached to a beer line, which is in turn connected to the CO2 canister. When the tap is turned on, beer flows from the keg and through the beer line to the faucet. The CO2 canister is used to keep the beer carbonated.

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Thomas Ashford

Thomas Ashford is a highly educated brewer with years of experience in the industry. He has a Bachelor Degree in Chemistry and a Master Degree in Brewing Science. He is also BJCP Certified Beer Judge. Tom has worked hard to become one of the most experienced brewers in the industry. He has experience monitoring brewhouse and cellaring operations, coordinating brewhouse projects, and optimizing brewery operations for maximum efficiency. He is also familiar mixology and an experienced sommelier. Tom is an expert organizer of beer festivals, wine tastings, and brewery tours.