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What would cause noise when inhaling using respironics system one. I tried two masks and both were the same. Thanks
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What was the other mask?

I notice an inhaling noise using the DreamWear mask on Resmed A10 Elite. Different mask, different CPAP machine.
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Masks are different. Some you will hear your breathing and some you don't notice at all.

I can hear my inhaling with the DreamWear, but the P10 is silent. Smile

Don't think there is any noise coming from my APAP, but I also run a fan.
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Blower motor spin-up; or humidifier not sealed properly.
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(11-25-2015, 08:48 AM)papaw Wrote: What would cause noise when inhaling using respironics system one. I tried two masks and both were the same. Thanks

Are you using a flex or Cflex. It creates a 2cm h2o difference between inhale and exhale pressure. And the rotor spools up quickly during inhale, giving you the noise.
Started APAP 4-20, Closed range to 7.5-14, then straight 8.0 w/ Aflex 3
RDI always below 1. But sleep much much better at straight pressure.
Started on F10, Tried Quattro Air successfully. Finally settled on P10.
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