Frequently Asked Questions
How long will the Draft Beam® unit last?
Our test have shown that the average usage is approximately 16-20 full size beer kegs.
Are Draft Beams disposable?
Yes, they are disposable and if you prefer, you can request a return envelope when placing your order if you wish for us to dispose of the used units for you.
Will they fit my existing taps?
Draft Beams fit 99% of the existing tap heads in the United States and most of the standard heads in Europe.
How does the Draft Beam® illuminate the pour?
When the tap handle is tilted the light source is powered up by it’s internal battery and a focused beam of light illuminates the beer flow until the tap is handle is returned.
Is the Draft Beam® unit rechargeable?
In order to keep the size and cost down the original Draft Beam® is not rechargeable. However, custom units can be manufactured with a rechargeable option.
How bright are the Draft Beams?
Draft Beams are designed to adequately light up the area 1/2 - 6 inches below the pour without becoming a nusance to the beertender.
Can the Draft Beam® units be removed when not in use?
Yes, the Draft Beam® can be removed when not being used. In fact,we recommend it, it will extend the life of the unit.
How exactly will I save money?
We have estimated that you can save from 1/2 to a full ounce per pour, saving big on spillage. Draft Beam® potential for reducing spillage calculates into an estimated savings in excess of $60 for the life of the unit.
Where are Draft Beam® products made?
All Draft Beam® products are proudly made in the USA.
Is there a color option?
We can custom build custom color body shells and/or custom LED color lighting, contact us for details.