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Clay pot for lipos?

Unread post by Theuns v V » Sat Feb 22, 2014 8:44 am

Since I do not have a steel safety box for my few lipo packs, would a clay flower pot with a lid be OK to store them in and if absolutely nesessary contain the fire if it were to happen? I assume they need to be storred outside in this way, but still be dry?

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Re: Clay pot for lipos?

Unread post by SteveJay » Sat Feb 22, 2014 7:49 pm

The more I think about it, the more a ceramic container sounds like one very good way to store these batteries.
Surely a fired clay pot would stand up to these temps? May contain the heat better than steel /ally?

Maybe get someone that does pottery to make different size "boxes" with lids?
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Re: Clay pot for lipos?

Unread post by cabeng » Wed Feb 26, 2014 7:24 am

should work very well , but are heavy and brittle
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Re: Clay pot for lipos?

Unread post by l0n3i200n » Wed Feb 26, 2014 9:07 am

I used a large steel pot with lid. Replaced the wifes cooking pots and u have pleanty lipo storage places.
The 100% fire resistant. And blends in nicely in the kitchen for sneaky dayz :lol: :lol: :lol:
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Re: Clay pot for lipos?

Unread post by GeraldNagel » Fri May 23, 2014 6:56 am

Three legged cast iron pot should also be a good choice even if there is a fire. Lid is heavy.
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Re: Clay pot for lipos?

Unread post by trewix » Tue Aug 12, 2014 12:36 pm

You get some beautiful clay chicken roasting pots in the cookware department - looks nice on the shelf and works brilliantly. The little round single chicken ones are even reasonably portable - and they can do sunday roast duty if they need to!
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