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Question NEED feed back on A new mask
I just got a new mask to try. It is a resperonics full life mask by PHILIPS.It is lighter than my Resmed Mirage Quattro. it has wider straps, they said it is a full face BUT it also has a built in chin strap I guess to keep your mouth closed.ALSO NO FOREHEAD PIECE !!! looks like just what the Dr. ordred. NOW WILL IT WORK? any one have experiance with this contraption. I will hook it to the same machine my resmed vpap s heated resivoir. let me hear about it Nervous
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12-07-2012 07:20 PM
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RE: NEED feed back on A new mask
I think this is the same mask.
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12-07-2012 07:56 PM
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RE: NEED feed back on A new mask
Hi HILLTOPPER, I can understand you being nervis about trying the new mask. Of course, if you don't try it, you won't know if it will work or not, (Ha-Ha.)
Best of luck with it and I hope it works out for you.

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12-07-2012 08:30 PM
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RE: NEED feed back on A new mask
I've read good reviews about F&P 431 FFM so bought used one ($20) to try after washing and if worked might keep when my nose get congested
otherwise goes to cpap masks trash bin. the 431 goes under the chin
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12-07-2012 08:47 PM
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HILLTOPPER Offline

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RE: NEED feed back on A new mask
I found a pic of my mask

click on link
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[Image: FullLife-Full-Face.jpg]
12-08-2012 09:55 AM
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HILLTOPPER Offline

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RE: NEED feed back on A new mask
(12-08-2012 09:55 AM)HILLTOPPER Wrote:  I found a pic of my mask



[Image: FullLife-Full-Face.jpg]

I have used it 2 nights 1 night ok at best last night great. a few more adjustments and I think--- just think it might be a good mask fgor me!!
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HILLTOPPER Offline

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RE: NEED feed back on A new mask
I have been using the new mask for a few months now. I had to get rid of the "M" pillow I got ahold of a large and put it on the frame = PERFECT for me. Dancing
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RE: NEED feed back on A new mask
(12-07-2012 07:20 PM)HILLTOPPER Wrote:  I just got a new mask to try. It is a resperonics full life mask by PHILIPS.It is lighter than my Resmed Mirage Quattro. it has wider straps, they said it is a full face BUT it also has a built in chin strap I guess to keep your mouth closed.ALSO NO FOREHEAD PIECE !!! looks like just what the Dr. ordred. NOW WILL IT WORK?

Personally the only thing I use from Philips is their screwdrivers.
03-14-2013 09:37 AM
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RE: NEED feed back on A new mask
I have one of those for a backup if my #1 mask goes out till parts come in.
I liked it. My only gripe was the long plastic wings tend to dig in the sides of my face sometimes, but it seals up nicely and is fairly comfortable to work with.

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03-14-2013 10:15 AM
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