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    Salt test question please help

    I recently bought a humi care digital hygrometer. I have an analog one now but wanted to make sure it was reading correctly as I hear that digital is the way to go. After letting my new digital sit for 24 hours( salt test ) it reads 63%. When I caliberated my analog it read 79% after 24 hours...
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    Anyone up for a pipe tobacco blind taste test?

    I'm back from the pipe show in Columbus and have a bunch of pipe tobacco that I would be willing to send folks for a blind taste test. Same as Barcochris did a while back. Let me know here and, if we get enough folks, I'll put it together. DaninDayton ilurkalot
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    Blind taste test.

    So here is my Idea. I am putting five five packs together. different cigars, different wrappers and such. I will remove the labels of the cigars and mark them Amback blind tatse test 1-5. I will send them out to five people, I would like to have them rest in there humidors for two weeks...
  4. phisherman

    Life can test you at times.

    Well some of you may have noticed that I have not been around lately. Things have been really hectic at work and my wife and were expecting anohter child. Yes, were! Monday I got the phone call from my wife that she was heading to the hospital and for me to high tail it over there. By the time I...
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    OT: Personality Test

    Thought some of you might enjoy this: http://www.matthewbarr.co.uk/simpsons/
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    pinch test

    when giving cigars the "pinch test" at a local shop, should i hear a very faint crisp to them? the wrapper does not break and the cigar compresses a bit, but should i hear a slight crisp?
  7. phisherman

    Photo test

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    Test topic

    hello there. i'm new here
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    Salt Test - 48 hours and counting??

    Hi all, So I just got a digital thermometer/hygrometer and I was running it through the salt test. I saw the humidity climb steadily over the first 15 hours until it hit about 69%. I thought, OK, so it's -6%. But after 24 hours it was up to 70%. This morning it was 71% and now it's up...
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    salt test ?

    I have read 2 different readings on the salt test. 1 say's 70% the other say's 75%. Which one is correct? Thanks
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    The - Salt Test 101

    Cigars taste best when they are kept at the right RH. RH stands for Relative humidity. It is important to test your hygrometers for accuracy. This is done by something called a salt test. Salt test is pretty simple to do, here is how I do it: Take a plastic bottle cap and fill it with...