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Old 12-13-2011, 03:46 AM   #1
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When I first built my keezer I had a mold issue about two months into it. I cleaned it all out really well and put everything back in and hoped for the best. I then read about DampRid in another thread I thought I would give it a try. Now six months later I am mold free and just poured about three cups of water that the damp rid collected. I don't open the lid that often and the keezer is inside of my apt w/ the ac on all summer and fall.
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Old 12-13-2011, 04:17 AM   #2
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Hmm, might have to look into this. I've had my keezer in operation for about 7 months and haven't had a mold issue yet. But I do notice when I look in amongst the kegs I see there is some small puddles starting to form in the corners.
Where did you pick this up? Walmart, home depot?

 
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Old 12-13-2011, 04:24 AM   #3
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Hmm, might have to look into this. I've had my keezer in operation for about 7 months and haven't had a mold issue yet. But I do notice when I look in amongst the kegs I see there is some small puddles starting to form in the corners.
Where did you pick this up? Walmart, home depot?
I got it from Lowe's, they have a two pack for like $7. I put both in because I have them but one would probably do fine. The one on the bottom collects more water then the one on the hump, but they both had water in them when I emptied them today while removing an empty keg.
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Old 12-13-2011, 04:33 AM   #4
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They had the generic damp check at my local dollar store. You can refill then with regular ice melter( calcium chloride) when you need a refill.

 
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Old 12-13-2011, 05:20 AM   #5
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I use CaCl2 from an aquarium supplier as a hygroscopic in my fridge and to contribute calcium ions to my brewing water....
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