Mercury Separation help!!!!!!!!!

Discussion in 'Cooking Equipment Reviews' started by cakerookie, Nov 6, 2005.

  1. cakerookie

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    I have a Wilton Candy thermometer and the mercury has separated. Does anyone know how to get all the mercury back together. Want to do some sugar work but don't know which reading to trust or should I just go buy another one?
     
  2. panini

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    If you use the ice and alcohol, you should calabrate.
     
  3. cakerookie

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    Thanks Pan thats what I did. Found it on the internet about separated mercury in thermometers that was what they said do. And hey, it worked.