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Old 09-27-2019, 05:02 PM
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Originally Posted by ajole View Post
To reiterate....heating the safe does NOTHING about humidity.

What it DOES do is stabilize the temperature, make it slightly higher than surrounding temps, and keep that humidity from condensing on the guns and causing rust.
Heat rises and circulates the air inside -- put the air drying thingy at the top so the warmed air passes it thus drying -- the cooler-dryer air falls -- repeat - repeat --

When I laid up the vette for the winter I kept a 100 W drop light just off the floor mat -- circulated the air but did nothing to dry it till I put 10 coffee filters filled with silicone based cat litter across the dash board -- once a month I dump them in her cat box and replace -- with a hydrometer it was never over 45% humidness