Author Topic: How not to check a fridge defrost heater  (Read 2009 times)

Offline AJ

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Re: How not to check a fridge defrost heater
« Reply #10 on: January 12, 2012, 12:35:25 PM »
While thermometers are good for this type of check,fingers give a quicker reading.
Could be, but I think my IR thermometer is faster then my reflexes, lol
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Re: How not to check a fridge defrost heater
« Reply #11 on: January 12, 2012, 05:51:42 PM »
For some reason I think if I touch it just quick enough it won't hurt...what the heck I played hockey as a kid...to many puck's to the head me thinks :D

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Re: How not to check a fridge defrost heater
« Reply #12 on: January 13, 2012, 03:03:25 AM »
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Re: How not to check a fridge defrost heater
« Reply #13 on: January 13, 2012, 03:04:21 AM »
 
... only supposed to touch the elements with one finger. ;D
...a wet finger
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