for us not so professional welders-be careful!

Discussion in 'Wood Smokers' started by lightfoot, Jul 24, 2009.

  1. I saw this on another forum and it seemed appropriate to post it for my friends here. A very interesting article for sure.
    now thats some dangerous stuff!

  2. elde

    elde Smoke Blower

    Don't use a chemical for a use for which it not approved, duh.
  3. buckeye024

    buckeye024 Smoke Blower

    That's scary!
  4. I have been exposed to phosgene a few time while working on A\C systems... If you heat freon with a torch it creates phosgene gas. If you don't fully evacuate all of the freon out of an A\C system before you start soldering the copper lines you are gonna get gassed! Learned that the hard way[​IMG] It feels like you have all of the oxygen sucked out of your body in one split second. Brought me right down on my knees! Really bad stuff, No joke!!!

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