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Hot Box

PostPosted: Fri May 22, 2015 3:36 pm
by Steve Graf
I've been thinking about upgrading my hot box and getting rid of the light bulbs. I was thinking about installing a baseboard heater.

Lowes has a 6 ft, 120 VAC, 1500 watt baseboard heater. I expect I'd have to tear into it and disable the overtemp switch so it can get to 180 deg.

Any suggestions?

thanks.

Re: Hot Box

PostPosted: Sun May 31, 2015 1:01 am
by Pago
I just modified a small space heater to build a small box for risers. Make sure you use a large enough gauge wire if you bypass anything or it will glow like an element. Don't ask me how I know this. It should work in theory, I'm not officially recommending it.