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Joined: Dec 2013

Machine: ResMed S9 AutoSet
Mask Type: Full face mask
Mask Make & Model: Fisher & Paykel Simplus
Humidifier: ResMed H5i (not using)
CPAP Pressure: 9 - 14
CPAP Software: ResScan SleepyHead

Other Comments: CareFusion PureSom Ultra Chinstrap

Sex: Male
Location: Western North Carolina

Post: #31
RE: I Think I'm Gonna Die
(10-21-2014 11:28 PM)Ghost1958 Wrote:  Mask fit is where the leak battle is won or lost.

True and don't underestimate the importance of harness adjustment. I replaced my old harness with a new one and had a surprising struggle with leaks all night. I finally discovered the top head band strap was too tight causing the mask to sit a silly millimeter too high on my face. The resulting leaks into my eyes kept me awake. This may be rather obvious but I was amazed that such a small adjustment could cause such a big problem. Shock-2
10-23-2014 05:29 AM
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