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post #7 of (permalink) Old 03-20-2013, 11:54 AM Thread Starter
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Hang on. I just thought of something.....

People who have professional CO2 systems shut their CO2 off at night, don't they? What's the difference between that and allowing a DIY system to burn out? Why is it harmful to let my DIY run out but it's okay to turn off non-DIY systems?

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