Repairing thermometers

Discussion in 'Top Tips' started by Sciencey Sue, Jun 28, 2018.

  1. had a teacher show me that with a zippo and it exploded in his face, said it never happened with mercury ones... :eek::rolleyes:

    used to use a silicon oil bath for expensive plant ones and the let them cool down slowly.
     
  2. Vee

    Vee

    I just flick them downward and the broken up bits move back down... always works for me :)