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Old 04-05-2011, 01:31 PM   #6
Rob G
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Originally Posted by Smoker06 View Post
Rob, when you took the foam out, did you cut the plastic or just chip the foam out?

I've been thinking about losing the foam for a while now. (I didn't know you were supposed to change cartridge yearly.)
I didn't remove the foam. Originally, none of the Oasis line of humidifiers came with the foam. The foam was added, IMO, for 2 reasons. First, people were breaking them because they would splash water on the electronics when putting them into the humidor. That would fry the circuits and it would be a goner. Second, by selling the foam replacement cartridge, they have repeat buyers and a steady stream of income.

I think the best way to remove the foam would be to simply take a knife and start cutting and slicing it. It will break apart and eventually you'll get it all out.

If people can tell me where to smoke, I can tell them where to go, too.
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