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Author Topic: Ideas on how to make your own humidifier wicks?  (Read 19835 times)

deepali_bhatia

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Re: Ideas on how to make your own humidifier wicks
« Reply #2 on: February 08, 2007, 05:40:29 AM »
hi,
i live in india, and i would really need to look up how your humidifier works.. but i can tell you how people in the desert areas keep cool...
they have made a panel of jute strings - tied loosely on a wooden frame. amd one end of it is dipped in water. a fan is placed behind it  - bringing in humdity as well as cool air to the room. you can modify the same for yourself.. i dunno how much jute strings will cost in your area.. in india.. its dirt cheap...
best of luck

bellafrau

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Ideas on how to make your own humidifier wicks?
« Reply #1 on: November 01, 2006, 07:23:10 PM »
I am unwilling to pay almost $10 for a humidifier wick to get the water closer to the fan for evaporation...but I can't think of what material I could use that would apples water but stand up...can you help?

Thanks!

 

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