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[CPAP] HOSE MANAGEMENT
#11
I have a rod-iron headboard -- so I just run the hose straight back to the wall between the rails. My mask has a swivel on the end (do they all?) and so the hose goes straight back over my forehead with no bending. I did have a little rain-out when I first started, colder/dryer then and I had the H5i set to maximum (5.0). Now I have the H5i set to 4.5 and haven't had any more rainout issues.
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#12
I'm a hose cuddler. My hose is always in a hose cozy and my BiPAP got christened Kaa after the snake in The Jungle Book. One reason is that the hose feels like a rather long stuffed toy snake when I'm sleeping.

The other? It's easiest to provide a link: Kaa's song
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robysue,

That is really great. Kaa!

Now, I have to think more about getting a cozy.
Sweet Dreams,

HerbM
Sleep study AHI: 49 RDI: 60 -- APAP 10-11 w/AHI: 1.5 avg for 7-days (up due likely to hip replacement recovery)

"We can all breathe together or we will all suffocate alone."
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(04-02-2014, 11:53 PM)retired_guy Wrote: I just curl it up under the covers with me. We get along fine. It's supposed to help with condensation too. So it's all good........ The hose and I are one... The hose and I are one... The ho..........................

Oi! What happened to you and the machine being one?
Sleep Tight...
Gabby
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(04-05-2014, 09:47 PM)Gabby Wrote:
(04-02-2014, 11:53 PM)retired_guy Wrote: I just curl it up under the covers with me. We get along fine. It's supposed to help with condensation too. So it's all good........ The hose and I are one... The hose and I are one... The ho..........................

Oi! What happened to you and the machine being one?

The hose and the machine and I are two.
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(04-05-2014, 10:29 PM)retired_guy Wrote:
(04-05-2014, 09:47 PM)Gabby Wrote:
(04-02-2014, 11:53 PM)retired_guy Wrote: I just curl it up under the covers with me. We get along fine. It's supposed to help with condensation too. So it's all good........ The hose and I are one... The hose and I are one... The ho..........................

Oi! What happened to you and the machine being one?

The hose and the machine and I are two.

That's better!
Sleep Tight...
Gabby
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