FORUM

Please have a look at our Forum Rules. Lets keep this forum an enjoyable place to visit.

A A A
Avatar

Please consider registering
guest

sp_LogInOut Log In sp_Registration Register

Register | Lost password?
Advanced Search

— Forum Scope —






— Match —





— Forum Options —





Minimum search word length is 3 characters - maximum search word length is 84 characters

sp_Feed Topic RSS sp_TopicIcon
humidity control idea
Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 (0 votes) 
Avatar
pky
Members

Regulars
October 18, 2012 - 10:49 pm
Member Since: July 5, 2011
Forum Posts: 966
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

I was going to post this under violin care, but couldn't find it. Any way, here it is:

 I have known this fact of bar soap long ago but just came up with this idea:

Bar soap could contro humidity: it release its moisture into air when the air is dry and trap the moisture in it when it is humid. So how about putting a piece of (used) bar soap in a violin case for your violin for humidity control? Although i have never done any test to (like using a hydrometer) to see how it effective it is.

Avatar
Mad_Wed
Russia, Tatarstan rep. Kazan city
Members

Regulars
October 19, 2012 - 9:24 am
Member Since: October 7, 2011
Forum Posts: 2849
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

Cool!

Thanks for the idea, PKY! I'll try it as soon as i'll get a hydrometer.

For those of you, guys, who already has one: if you'll test it, please, tell about the results! =)

coffee

Forum Timezone: America/New_York

Most Users Ever Online: 231

Currently Online:
31 Guest(s)

Currently Browsing this Page:
1 Guest(s)

Members Birthdays
sp_BirthdayIcon
Today None
Upcoming HeadCheese, lakelivr, harvestman, fiddlinmama, kit

Top Posters:

coolpinkone: 3755

Mad_Wed: 2849

Barry: 2661

Fiddlestix: 2637

Oliver: 2439

DanielB: 2379

Member Stats:

Guest Posters: 1

Members: 3554

Moderators: 0

Admins: 2

Forum Stats:

Groups: 16

Forums: 56

Topics: 6440

Posts: 80303

Newest Members:

Mukundan, MyMing, dbsimon, stirlingite771, mdedmon, coreshanethi

Administrators: Fiddlerman: 11694, KindaScratchy: 1651