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Machine: Philips/Resperonics BiPAP auto SV Advanced System One (950P)
Mask Type: Full face mask
Mask Make & Model: ResMed Quatro FX
Humidifier: Philips Respironics System 1
CPAP Pressure: 6-16
CPAP Software: SleepyHead

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Location: Tucson, AZ

Post: #11
RE: Smaller Travel Machine
(09-22-2014 01:09 AM)archangle Wrote:  Don't forget you can leave the humidifier at home, with the obvious consequence of no added humidity. Also consider the power brick if there is one.

Don't forget to consider the size of the hose, and mask in terms of the entire package you're carrying. Making the CPAP smaller is less of a percentage when you consider everything.

You probably also need to carry an extension cord and/or power strip for hotels with inconvenient power plug locations.

After my last trip, I found m 15' extension cord wasn't long enough. Just found a 20' at my local the Helpful Place hardware store. Think I will leave both cords in the bag. When we were on our cruise, I had the extension cord taped to the cabin wall and the power supply cord at full extension. Good thing I also have a 10' hose,
09-23-2014 01:36 PM
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Machine: Respironics 560 Auto
Mask Type: Nasal mask
Mask Make & Model: Resmed Mirage FX
Humidifier: Respironics System One (no heated hose)
CPAP Pressure: 08.0-15.0 cm/H2O
CPAP Software: EncoreBasic

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Location: Texas

Post: #12
RE: Smaller Travel Machine
Full size S9 (which is still pretty small....) just no take along humidification. Oh, take extension cord. Some hotels not have plugs close to head of bed.

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09-24-2014 07:15 PM
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Machine: Respironics 560 Auto
Mask Type: Nasal mask
Mask Make & Model: Resmed Mirage FX
Humidifier: Respironics System One (no heated hose)
CPAP Pressure: 08.0-15.0 cm/H2O
CPAP Software: EncoreBasic

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Sex: Male
Location: Texas

Post: #13
RE: Smaller Travel Machine
Good thing I also have a 10' hose,
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You're just bragging now.
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09-24-2014 07:16 PM
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