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Stupid storms

epe

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Lancaster
Been without power since 9 last night. Rental house is not wired for a generator, so I had to run cords everywhere. My small chest freezer was not wanting to kick on, on the gennie. How long will it last if you don't open it? Thanks.

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DJK Frank 16

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Hardin County
If you get to the 18-24 hour mark I would go up town and get 3-4 big bags of ice and thrown them on top. Keep the ice in the bags that way you won't have too big of a mess if it melts, but at least you won't lose anything.

Worst case is it comes back on and you have some ice on hand for coolers!