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Storing components in attic, Questions

Discussion in 'Beginners, General Questions' started by JohnA, Nov 7, 2004.

  1. JohnA

    JohnA Well-Known Member

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    Over the last couple of years I have been fortunate enough to replace a lot of my HT gear and need to store my old gear until I am ready to use it in a basement play/family room.

    The best place (as far as available space) is an un-insulated attic.

    I am in the north east and tempurature changes can easily be 30°f - 40°f day to day. (The most recent forcast shows a 33°f drop over a 24hr period.

    Because of this, I am worried about the effects of condensation on the e l ectroni c s (corrosion etc.)My thought process is to cover the components in a couple layers of moving blankets and/or plastic.

    The gear will be stored until spring, so about six months.

    Any comments, suggestions?

    Thanks

    -JA
     
  2. StephenHa

    StephenHa Well-Known Member

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    for there to be much condensation temps would have to change quickly, which rarely happens in an attic, I have stored stuff in an attic before with no problems
     

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