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Old 06-07-2012, 12:23 PM   post #1 of 18
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I had hail damage on two cars and decided to try dry ice. The site also said it kills moles and attracts mosquitoes!
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Old 06-07-2012, 12:30 PM   post #2 of 18
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I had hail damage on two cars and decided to try dry ice. The site also said it kills moles and attracts mosquitoes!
They are referring to skin Moles.
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Old 06-07-2012, 03:27 PM   post #3 of 18
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Sounds like a good trade to me
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Old 06-07-2012, 04:22 PM   post #4 of 18
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Nope, as it melts it is carbon dioxide. Nite nite time for moles
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Old 06-09-2012, 10:19 PM   post #5 of 18
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How did the moles cause hail damage?
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Old 06-10-2012, 08:31 AM   post #6 of 18
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Yeah, I'm missing something. What do dry ice and hail damage have to do with each other? The rest I understand. The sublimating CO2 is heavier than air so it will travel down the mole hole and suffocate them. Mosquitoes are attracted to CO2 (like in exhaled breath) so I guess they would circle the dry ice looking for lunch.
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He would not let the moles use his cars, so the moles prayed for a hail storm and it worked.And now the wants pay backs.
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Old 06-10-2012, 10:28 AM   post #8 of 18
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This is only my opinion, so take it for what you think it's worth. Dry ice may repair hail damage by cooling and shrinking the damaged area, thereby removing the dent.
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He would not let the moles use his cars, so the moles prayed for a hail storm and it worked.And now the wants pay backs.
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This is only my opinion, so take it for what you think it's worth. Dry ice may repair hail damage by cooling and shrinking the damaged area, thereby removing the dent.
We don't need your logic and well though out insightful reasoning on out site
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Somehow with the title to this I was picturing a mole with a smoking martini in his paw!!!!


Hadn't thought about the CO2 going down the holes! Good idea!
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Old 06-10-2012, 01:18 PM   post #11 of 18
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Nope, as it melts it is carbon dioxide. Nite nite time for moles
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If it kills Moles that way, wonder if it would do the same for Goundhogs?
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If it kills Moles that way, wonder if it would do the same for Goundhogs?
Bubble gum for the ground hogs...
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come on use guys did,n,t ya ever see caddy shack.I know they was golfers.
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If it kills Moles that way, wonder if it would do the same for Goundhogs?
it would take about $10 for a ground hog. I poured left over concrete at both openings for a ground hog.

I chased another one down with a garden tractor. Minced meat.
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