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Re: [IPk] bubbles bubbles bubbles!!!



Hello Janet
We have had lots of phases of bubbles and I find what seems to bode best for
us.
- to prefill and after some time in the fridge it seems to help form one
clear bubble from champagne ones etc and It clears easily on the prime.
-Twisting the reservoir so that the lubricant on the o-rings is equally
distributed before filling
-Filling to a max of 1.8 onthe first o-ring. Any more and guaranteed bubbles
-keeping the plunger straight as i handle it, as any element of sideways
pressure seems to make for bubbles  later on.
Best of luck :O) have a great holiday!
Mir
Mum to Grace 6yrs pumping 18mths

----- Original Message -----
From: <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: 01 June 2006 18:37
Subject: [IPk] bubbles bubbles bubbles!!!
>
> I am really pulling my hair out now.We didnt seem to get than many bubbles
> in the tube at the beginning, 5 weeks ago ,but just recently every day we
are
> getting high blood results and then seeing the bubbles , so having to
>  disconnect ,use her injection., get rid of the bubbles by priming and
then re
> connect.Rachel is getting fed up which i cant blame her, and so are we  .I
am
>  checking and double checking when i do a set change and now i have asked
our
> dsn to
> retrain us.We use a paradigm512. Sorry to go on its just  that we are
>  supposed to be going on holiday on Monday. Any advice or tips would be
greatly
>  appreciated. Thanks Janet, mum to Rachel, 5 , who has been pumping for
around 6
> weeks. Also coeliac and borderline  hypothyroidism.
> .
.
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