Just A Reminder.....

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    Salty B, Jan 31, 2013
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    wontonflip I failed Kobayashi Maru

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    Thanks for sharing. I don't take safety like that for granted. Even little things like wearing gloves I do all the time for simple things like changing algae sheets. i keep a box of latex gloves by the tank, and reuse them until they get torn. Box of 24 costs me $1.99 at Target. good investment.
     
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    I too wear gloves! I thought I was crazy. Lol

    Maybe one thing that gets overlooked too is the serious matter of electric shock. It is wise to turn off the power strip or unplug anything electric in the tank before reaching in.
     
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    I should add...every time. We get complacent but the risk of shock is always there.
     
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    Plug your tank into a GFCI outlet. That will help prevent shock.
     
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    GFCI is not fool proof. As a paramedic I have seen that first hand.
     
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    I know, but just another added layer of protection.
     
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    I boiled many pounds of rock but I left the overhead fan on my stove running full power.
     
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    Bifferwine I am a girl

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    I boiled 600 lbs of live rock on my stove. And the only negative consequence was that it stank up my house! :lol:
     
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    Ted Living one day at a time

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    Seems like another great use for that turkey fryer I use maybe twice a year. With the added bonus maybe I could drive the neighbors away...:shock:
     
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    Very good advise..
     
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