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Is there a difference between the fibreglass insulation used in the lid of a chest freezer and the fibreglass insulation used in the walls of a home?

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Of course there is . much denser and air tight

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Ice on the inside walls of chest freezer


Check the seal around the lid sits firmly on the rim, give it a good defrost before restocking. Make sure all else is working and clean, particularly any condenser grilles / fans.

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I have a woods chest style deep freeze and the lid is very cold on the outside, but the sides are room temperature and the freezer works fine. Why is the lid cold and how can I fix it


Yes, the freezer temperature means the lid gets very cold. Every time you open it some moisture condenses in the lid and the outside ambient also affects it. The insulation may be beginning to break down and the ice is forming inside. It is not a major problem however and many freezers go on for years with freezing lids!

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Lid of my chest deep freeze is cold on the outside


Normal phenomenon due to inside temperature and insulation properties of lid. Nothing to worry about unless you start getting bad condensation on the lid, when it's time for a new freezer!

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Can a chest freezer be used in an unheated garage where the temeprature falls below freezing for an extended period? The garage is insulated so it doesn't get as cold as outdoors but it does drop below...


why not then when its down to zero shut the unit off and open the lid and free freezing...no electricity required....remember pop machines sit out in all types of weather

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INSULATING A FREEZER LID


you can put insulation over the wires no problem at all, the insulation it would have been is prob styrean. you can buy it in different thickness sheets

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It gives you a list of all parts you can buy to replace what's broken, as for the frost try placing a sheet of plastic over the insulation, under the the plastic cover to keep moisture and humidity out of the insulation.

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Door liner on chest freezer broke due to ice build-up


if you can't find a replacement, use a piece of flat vinyl siding that goes on houses. You can heat it and bend it as needed, or cut it and screw the pieces to a balsa wood frame for lightweight support. Glue or epoxy probably won't work as the cold temps make them brittle but external caulking may be ok to hold the pieces together. Be sure to sand all edges and corners as the cut plastic can be sharp. If you can disassemble the unit and place the door face down, you can fill the cavity with insulating foam to help stabilize it.

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