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Using water softener as desiccant
    #4504924 - 08/06/05 10:42 PM (11 years, 6 months ago)

Ok I went out and bought some chemical grade water softener (99.95% pure salt)... will this work as a desiccant?  And do I still have to bake it to get moisture out?  I don't think there's any moisture in the pellets.

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Re: Using water softener as desiccant [Re: Onetwothree]
    #4504927 - 08/06/05 10:43 PM (11 years, 6 months ago)

salt will absorb water... there are better alternatives like silica gel


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Re: Using water softener as desiccant [Re: Nashbar]
    #4505143 - 08/06/05 11:57 PM (11 years, 6 months ago)

if you dry salt , in a overn for 200 deg for a hr , it will do the job better than you think ^


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