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Offlinems5712
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using a heating pad
    #696280 - 06/23/02 09:14 PM (20 years, 3 months ago)

does anyone use these to warm colonizing cakes?


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Invisiblepsyconaut
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Re: using a heating pad [Re: ms5712]
    #696297 - 06/23/02 09:33 PM (20 years, 3 months ago)

Yup. Have one in the bottom of a large Rubbermaid container, and a wireless Radioshack hygro/thermometer inside.

Currently 83.7F and 54% relative humidity inside the sucker ;-)


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Re: using a heating pad [Re: ms5712]
    #696317 - 06/23/02 09:51 PM (20 years, 3 months ago)

The Raccoon has never done a cake, so he wouldnt know. But, has used a heating pad in several differing containers (CC box, filing cab, foot locker, etc) for colonizing spawn jars.

Not all heating pads are alike. Some -- even on low -- get to hot. Bottom of jars dry out & don't colonize -- well.

To resolve that, he placed a stainless steel oven type rack between the pad & the jars set on the rack, to distance them from the pad, just a little. Some containers still got to hot, even w/pad on low.

To resolve that; he put a timer on the pad. 24 hours divided in equal times OFF & ON worked well.

Just tinker w/it. you will get it tuned in.

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Invisiblepsyconaut
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Re: using a heating pad [Re: SixTango]
    #696811 - 06/24/02 02:31 AM (20 years, 3 months ago)

On, I should have mentioned that nothign gets placed *directly* on the ole heating pad!

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Offlinems5712
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Re: using a heating pad [Re: psyconaut]
    #697524 - 06/24/02 10:43 AM (20 years, 3 months ago)

thanks for the help people ill go put them on a rack now. they are also still in the box the jars were bought in.


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Offlinedubt
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Re: using a heating pad [Re: ms5712]
    #697591 - 06/24/02 01:01 PM (20 years, 3 months ago)

i got a pad that keeps at 85 degrees and my cakes are almost directly on it.


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InvisibleSixTango
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Re: using a heating pad [Re: dubt]
    #697636 - 06/24/02 01:50 PM (20 years, 3 months ago)

Given that human heating pads are made to have temps (much) higher than normal body temp (98.6), your pad is the exception to the rule. SixTango


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