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Tyvek
    #2273331 - 01/26/04 01:45 AM (12 years, 10 months ago)

does tyvek really work as good as people say?


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    #2273346 - 01/26/04 01:50 AM (12 years, 10 months ago)



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Re: Tyvek [Re: OldSpice]
    #2273386 - 01/26/04 02:04 AM (12 years, 10 months ago)

I just wanna use it for kro jars cause when you steam them it creates a suction so i figured if I put the hole I will be injecting through and covered it with tyvek after the jars cool the vacum. wont be thier cause of the tyvek letting air pass through withou any contams. after I will seal it with tape and inject as normal. Will this eliminate the vacum effect?


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Re: Tyvek [Re: fee]
    #2273478 - 01/26/04 03:03 AM (12 years, 10 months ago)

yeh it just might...Lemme know how this works out for you, fee, I never tried that...



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Re: Tyvek [Re: fee]
    #2274039 - 01/26/04 09:41 AM (12 years, 10 months ago)

I love tyvek for my grain jars. With a cautious grain 2 grain transfer in a glove box, I've had no contamination except bacillus, but that was my fault for not draining well enough. You can order a hefty supply from the us postal service for free. Actually, I'm not sure if they still give away the envelopes or not, but I see no reason for them to stop doing it. Does the tyvek in the form of house wrap also work? It seems like it might not be autoclavable.


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Re: Tyvek [Re: ParanoidSchizoid]
    #2274066 - 01/26/04 10:02 AM (12 years, 10 months ago)

Not to kidnap your topic Fee,but I know what tyvek is used for but i dont know what it is,when i do a search i just come up with that it is in envelopes.If i can get this for free at the post office i would like to can someone tell me what envelopes they are?Are they those big silky like envelopes?


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Re: Tyvek [Re: snatchcakes]
    #2274149 - 01/26/04 10:55 AM (12 years, 10 months ago)

ya they the big silky envolopes that you can see little fibers running through it to hold it together. Look on the back of the envolope and it says Tyvek right on it lokk youll see it. And yes you can take as many envolopes as you want if they say anything say "im mailing a ton of shit and mind your own business" lol they get them for free so can you too you also can go to usps.com and they will mail yoou as many as you want no shipping or nothing they even tell you they are tyvek on thier web site. Im glad I can help I will tell you about the vacume thing tonite if it will work or not. Hope this helps all of you


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    #2274302 - 01/26/04 11:57 AM (12 years, 10 months ago)

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Re: Tyvek [Re: OOKLA]
    #2274315 - 01/26/04 12:02 PM (12 years, 10 months ago)

right on thanks man I didnt think of that


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Re: Tyvek [Re: fee]
    #2274354 - 01/26/04 12:14 PM (12 years, 10 months ago)

use 2 coffee filters if ya cant get tyvek.

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Re: Tyvek [Re: angryjslice]
    #2274871 - 01/26/04 04:09 PM (12 years, 10 months ago)

i'm familiar with witch envelopes are the tyvek ones, but i've got a quick question. I was thinking about getting some filter disks from micron magick to get some air flow in my PMP (by cutting holes at the top and covering them w/the disks), but could i use tyvek instead? It just didn't seem to me that those envelopes were very breatheable...


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Re: Tyvek [Re: disturbed]
    #2276907 - 01/27/04 09:14 AM (12 years, 10 months ago)


Just recently been playing with tyvek. is just one layer suffiecient or do you use 2 ie: just cut circles out of the envelope and use top and bottom. I've been using a double layer and wondering if thats why the bottom of my birdseed quarts seem to be having trouble colonizing? couple of em I think were still to wet but curious if this could have anything to do with it.

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Re: Tyvek [Re: fee]
    #2277181 - 01/27/04 11:42 AM (12 years, 10 months ago)

I used it for the first time recently, doing birdseed and popcorn for the first time, using syringes made from a print for the first time.

Used circles of tyvek cut from fed-x envelopes, and screwed jar lids on. Some jars had only tyvek with aluminum foil on top, some jars had lids with small hole(s) drilled with tyvek under. They all worked fine. Looks like they didn't dry out too much. Popcorn colonizing the slowest. Best birdseed were in half pint jars.

good luck

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