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That's not a longer term usage scenario.

Also, Wolf's Hot-Box has hot air being pumped in through the front of it. There is some minimal airflow in the unit.
I know, that's why I linked the cold box testing as he specifically said there was no airflow.

Also, the temperatures he was recording would suggest that there wasn't anything above 60-70C inside anyways.
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Again, it's not a long term scenario.

24/7 use is very different than 12 hour use for 1 or 2 days. Yes it's a great unit with a brilliant design; but no matter what it needs some airflow in the case.
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