Are you looking for some help on setting up your PerfectDraft Pro? Well you've come to the right place! We've got some handy videos, links to FAQs and troubleshooting, which will help make sure you're ready for Pourtime in no time.

How to set up PerfectDraft Pro title with a PerfectDraft Pro and Pint of Beer

If you've just picked yourself up a PerfectDraft Pro, or someone thinks the world of you and grabbed you one as a gift, you're probably raring to go and get your first pint poured. As with anything new, it's always worth taking the time to understand what you're working with and make sure set up goes as smooth as possible. Well you're in luck as there's a few video guides and a plethora of FAQs and troubleshooting here for you to take a look at.

Once you've set up your PerfectDraft Pro beer machine, loaded up your 6l beer keg and connected to the app, It's Pourtime!

A simple guide to setting up Perfectdraft Pro

The PerfectDraft Pro home beer machine will fit on a kitchen counter or in a home bar or pub shed. We recommend leaving 10cm of space all around the machine to allow for optimal cooling. Watch the video above to find out how to set up your PerfectDraft Pro

Connecting your machine to the PerfectDraft app

It’s really simple to connect your PerfectDraft Pro machine to the PerfectDraft app. Follow along with this how-to video to find out the steps you need to take.

There are plenty of benefits to connecting your machine:

  • Extended temperature control - You can pick your perfect temperature between 0-12 degrees
  • Monitor the level of beer left in your keg - Always know if you’re going to be needing a keg change so you can pre-chill and save time
  • Monitor the number of days remaining for beer freshness - PerfectDraft serves you beer the way brewers intended, fresh!
  • Better troubleshooting support in case you run into any issues down the line
  • Notifications to keep you in the loop - The app will let you know when your desired temperature has been reached, or when your keg is nearly empty.
  • Food pairings and glassware recommendations for all of our different kegs
  • Over the air updates to your machine to improve its performance over time
  • Cooling scheduler and power-saving mode: Make sure your beer is chilled when you want to drink, save energy the rest of the time
  • Special offers

All of this control at your fingertips, making pouring those perfect pints at home even easier and convenient.

How to change a PerfectDraft Keg

Changing a PerfectDraft 6L beer keg is really straightforward and can be done in no time. We’ve got a simple video guide which walks you through each step so you can get the beer ready for Pourtime.

Pro-tip: Where possible, pre-chill your beer kegs in the fridge before loading them into your PerfectDraft Pro. This means it will take less time to reach your desired temperature, which means less time until your pouring pints!

PerfectDraft Pro Troubleshooting

If you have any issues with setting up your PerfectDraft Pro machine, we have a Helpdesk filled with articles with troubleshooting, information and more.

We’ve pulled together some quick links to our top 5 most frequently asked questions and troubleshooting guides:

  1. Trouble Connecting my PerfectDraft Pro
  2. My machine is making noise
  3. My machine isn't cooling
  4. The volume indicator is incorrect
  5. There's a spinning "snake" on my display

Take a look through the full helpdesk and search for any specific issues you have with your PerfectDraft Pro. If you cannot find a fix for your problem, contact us on