Typically used for the adsorption of water vapor in gas and liquid dehydration. Turns from blue to pink as it becomes saturated. Moisture-indicating Silica Gel / blue to pink
Note: Approximately 1/8 lb used for quantity 4 dehydrator plugs.
Excellent. Easy to recharge and reuse as well as monitor humidity level of preserved engine.
SILICA GEL / DESICCANT 1 LB BAG
bag still sealed up! bright blue just like plugs should be!
Heres a tip on drying out desiccant. Put it in a microwave safe dish, I use a Corningware 8 frying pan, and then in a microwave. Depending on the power of the oven, it takes about 10 minutes (1250 w oven) to turn the pink desiccant to bright blue. I stir it once during the drying process. Much quicker than using a 250 F oven.
Packaged in a zip lock baggie.
SILICA GEL / DESICCANT 1/4 LB BAG
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2 year shelf life.
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