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Old 04-23-2012, 07:24 PM   #1
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I have been having moisture problems in my keezer. I took everything out, dried it completely and put an eva dry 500 in it. I still had moisture forming a day later so I put silicone on all my joints from the outside(they were previously sealed from the inside. I still have moisture after doing that. My EVA DRY is still blue. So it would seem it is not removing moisture. Do I have to do something to activate it? I didn't see anything in the instructions. Any suggestions?

 
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Old 04-23-2012, 08:12 PM   #2
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What temperature are you operating your keezer at?

 
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Old 04-23-2012, 10:42 PM   #3
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43 degrees with a differential of 4 so it goes from 47 to 39

 
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Old 04-23-2012, 10:50 PM   #4
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How large is the keezer?
It will likely take more than a day for that little unit to make for a dry environment.
How often are you opening the keezer lid? Each time you open you start back at square one again.
Are there any air gaps where a temp probe or other item enters and could allow ambient moisture to transfer?
Try a small tub of damp rid to see if that can work a little faster then the silica gel Eva-dry device. Then perhaps the Eva dry can maintain it once dry?

Generally, persistent moisture speaks to air leaks or liquid leaks of both.

 
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Old 04-23-2012, 10:54 PM   #5
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I sealed up where the temp probe goes in, and also where the gas line goes in. It was completely dry when I put the eva dry in there and shut the lid. I am thinking that there are small gaps around where the shanks go through though. I don't think I sealed those, I'll have to take that apart to check. The keezer holds 4 kegs, I don't know the size I bought it off CL.

 
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Old 04-23-2012, 11:02 PM   #6
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Hmm. Is th keezer in a particularly humid environment? I don't think the keezer needs to be clinically airtight, I didn't seal shanks with silicone or anything.... What is the humidity issue you're having? Frosting on the walls? Water collection on the bottom?

 
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Old 04-24-2012, 10:19 AM   #7
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Moisture on the walls around the top. Which will probably end up on the bottom. I might by some damp rid to put in there as well.

 
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Old 09-10-2012, 02:07 PM   #8
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I've had this EvaDry thing for 3-4 months now. My keezer is well-sealed and I'm still getting significant condensation. Temp is set at 40. The balls (?) in the window have remained blue. I'm not sure this thing is even working.

 
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Old 09-10-2012, 02:22 PM   #9
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Weird, I've had excellent results with eva-dry. I only open the door a couple times/month and its bone dry in both the keezer and ferm fridge. I have fans in the keezer too, that probably helps the eva-dry collect moisture.

 
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Old 09-11-2012, 12:26 AM   #10
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Install a fan to blow directly on it works like a dream.
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