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Old 05-10-2011, 05:47 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Default Re: Fleece & CHEs...Learned my lesson tonight!

Originally Posted by power
I've got an infrared temperature gun. I pointed it at the CHE out of curiosity when I was working with Fred and Sam's bins, and the ceramic element itself was typically 400-500 degrees when turned on
Wow... That's definitely a good reminder to be careful with these things, even if they are safe to leave on!

Originally Posted by silvercat
My CHE once snapped & the bulb fell into the cage, left a singe mark. I also once touched the bulb as I didn't think it was working - turns out it was & I got a wicked burn and huge blister on the tip of my finger for a couple weeks.
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