Puff Cigar Discussion Forums
MEMBER CIGAR REVIEWS | STAFF CIGAR REVIEWS | CIGAR VIDEOS | ONE ON ONE INTERVIEWS | CIGAR NEWS | CIGAR FORUMS | PIPES | LIFESTYLE | CONTACT

User Tag List

Results 1 to 5 of 5

Help...overfilled my Credo

This is a discussion on Help...overfilled my Credo within the General Cigar Discussion forums, part of the The Cigar Lounges at Puff category; I just purchased a 50 cigar humidor and a Credo Epsilon humidifer for it. I think I may have added ...

  
  1. #1

    shazam36
    Guest


     

    Unhappy Help...overfilled my Credo

    I just purchased a 50 cigar humidor and a Credo Epsilon humidifer for it. I think I may have added to much distilled water because my RH keeps holding anywhere from 74-76%. Can I leave the Credo out for a day or two and hope enough water evaporates to stabilize?? Also, will cedar strips help soak up some of the excess water??

    Thanks!!


    If there is no cigar smoking in heaven, I think that I shall not go!

    ----Mark Twain

  2. #2

    DymOnamic relaxnsmoke's Avatar


     
    Yikes, this worked for me, a new sponge,(usually have moisture in them) so I put it in the dishwasher on dry cycle, perhaps a clothes dryer or hairdryer, whatever, just have a clean new sponge that is dry, it actually settled out my humi and absorbed excess moisture in 24 hours! Goodluck! New humidors are hard to get settled down.....try this out, I'm sure you will soon have a lot of remedies posted here to choose from, realaxnsmoke

  3. #3

    Young Puffer Fish RASSmatazz's Avatar


     
    Are you mixing your distilled water with Propylene Glycol? This helps maintain a 70% level. If your credo is new you shouldn't have to do this yet as it should have been charged at the factory. After 6 months, mix a 50/50 solution of distilled water and PG. Hopefully you are using a digital hygrometer. Analogs are usually inaccurate.
    Allow the box to stabilize for a day or so. The wood in the humidor has to absorb moisture and then the humidifier will take over.

  4. #4

    F.O.G. with nice smokes OnePyroTec's Avatar


     
    In a nutshell, agreed. PG is one of the easiest ways to help maintain a steady 70%.

    If your humidor is not seasoned, you will need to do that as well, before it will be stable.

    OPT

  5. #5

    Leading Puffer Fish radar's Avatar


     
    Are you sure you're getting an accurate reading on the humidity? Are you using a digital?
    "I like turnin', specially round". - Eeyore


Similar Threads

  1. Help With Credo
    By ge0rge in forum General Cigar Discussion
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 01-26-2006, 03:03 PM
  2. Anyone use the Credo Synchro Cutter?
    By CarpeDNA in forum General Discussion
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 11-05-2005, 04:44 PM
  3. Credo question - advice needed
    By Illini Smoker in forum General Cigar Discussion
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 04-23-2005, 03:27 PM
  4. Credo Question? HELP!!!
    By smokemifyagotem in forum Cigar Accessory Questions
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 12-13-2004, 07:13 PM

Tags for this Thread

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •