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Post: #61
RE: Free distilled water for humidifiers.
I use filtered rainwater in my S9 and in the morning I empty it - disassemble the tank and wipe everything dry with a tissue, then I leave it to air out until the next night before re-assembly.
09-16-2012 08:50 AM
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Post: #62
RE: Free distilled water for humidifiers.
(09-16-2012 08:50 AM)subyroo Wrote:  I use filtered rainwater in my S9 and in the morning I empty it - disassemble the tank and wipe everything dry with a tissue, then I leave it to air out until the next night before re-assembly.

Filtered through bird droppings, pollen, dust, plant debris, fungus, asphalt shingles, and whatever else sits on your roof or whatever you have for collecting rainwater.

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09-16-2012 04:37 PM
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subyroo Offline

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Machine: Resmed S9 Autoset
Mask Type: Full face mask
Mask Make & Model: ResMed AirFit F10
Humidifier: H5i
CPAP Pressure: 7 - 16
CPAP Software: ResScan SleepyHead

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Sex: Male
Location: Sunshine Coast

Post: #63
RE: Free distilled water for humidifiers.
(09-16-2012 04:37 PM)archangle Wrote:  
(09-16-2012 08:50 AM)subyroo Wrote:  I use filtered rainwater in my S9 and in the morning I empty it - disassemble the tank and wipe everything dry with a tissue, then I leave it to air out until the next night before re-assembly.

Filtered through bird droppings, pollen, dust, plant debris, fungus, asphalt shingles, and whatever else sits on your roof or whatever you have for collecting rainwater.

Oh sh*t! we are drinking that water too. SHa_biggrin5 SHa_biggrin5
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