Can you use dry ice in a fog machine?
Fill a metal or plastic container half full of hot water and add a few pieces of dry ice every 5-10 minutes. As the water cools, you will need to add more hot water to maintain the fog effect. As a rule of thumb, one pound of dry ice will create 2-3 minutes of fog effect.
How much does fog machine cost?
Unfortunately, most high-volume fog machines that provide a continuous output of fog cost upwards of $400.
Will dry ice set off smoke detectors?
The dry ice will also then evaporate at the floor level, preventing it from setting off any alarms.
Will a fog machine set off smoke detectors?
Because many venues use smoke detectors that measure the density of particles in the air, fog effects (especially dense fog effects) can “fool” the detectors and trigger a fire alarm.
Does low lying fog juice work in a regular fog machine?
Professional strength fog juice makes a much denser fog. If you have a ground fog machine, you will achieve the best results by always using a low-lying fog juice. In most instances, using regular fog juice will suit your needs nicely.
How do dry ice fog machines work?
Dry Ice Fog Machine Dry ice fog machines work by cooling down a canister of gas and then pumping it out into the atmosphere. What you’ll see is that as soon as this liquid vapourises, your room will be filled with dense but ever-changing wispy clouds.
Do smoke detectors detect fog machines?
A – Possibly. Because many venues use smoke detectors that measure the density of particles in the air, fog effects (especially dense fog effects) can “fool” the detectors and trigger a fire alarm.
What is a dry ice fog machine?
Nimbus™ is a professional dry ice machine which produces thick, white fog that hugs the floor and dissipates without rising. This powerful machine heats enough water to create fog from 10lbs of dry ice to provide 6 minutes of run time. Output and flow are easily controlled, thanks to an adjustable multi-level control arm.
How does a dry ice machine work?
• Professional dry ice machine creates thick, white fog that hugs the floor • Simple, plug-n-play operation quickly heats water to its optimal operating temperature • Second heating element heats the water in half the time • Adjustable, multi-level control handle manipulates the output and flow • Low-water and temperature sensors automatically s…
Why use a dry ice blasting machine?
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