How to clean drift wood

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How to clean drift wood

Post by Hermielover121 » Fri Jul 10, 2020 11:43 am

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I have seen lots of different ways to clean wood but I just wanna know a way I can make sure no bugs or fungus get in. Should I boil or bake it.


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Re: How to clean drift wood

Post by JoeHermits » Fri Jul 10, 2020 12:08 pm

Either one would kill them since they both use heat.


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Re: How to clean drift wood

Post by Hermielover121 » Fri Jul 10, 2020 12:10 pm

But if I bake or boil how long would I put it in the oven and what temp or how long to boil?


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Re: How to clean drift wood

Post by JoeHermits » Fri Jul 10, 2020 12:16 pm

I usually bake wood at 200F for half an hour.

I don’t boil so I have no advice there.


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Re: How to clean drift wood

Post by Hermielover121 » Fri Jul 10, 2020 7:27 pm

Ok thanks I will do that


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Re: How to clean drift wood

Post by Hermielover121 » Mon Jul 27, 2020 5:43 pm

So I have not cleaned the wood yet because I just realized that we don’t know what type of wood it is. We found them randomly scattered around a beach so we can’t really tell. I don’t want to risk hurting my crabs but I don’t know what to do. Thanks


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