Cable Box and Insects

lucky_12May 20, 2011

I just brought home a cable box that looks like it�s been used and in someone else�s home. I�ve heard horror stories about infested boxes infecting the home its brought into. I put the box in a plastic bag and plan to let it sit overnight to see if anything is living in it. Is there anything else I can do?

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joe_mn

gasp? you were expecting new cable box? pour some bleach in large tub of water. soak it for a few hours. good as new.

    Bookmark   May 23, 2011 at 11:48AM
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brickeyee

"gasp? you were expecting new cable box? pour some bleach in large tub of water. soak it for a few hours. good as new."

Except that the odds of it working have been reduced close to zero.

Bleach is not going to be friendly to electronics.

    Bookmark   May 31, 2011 at 3:51PM
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