can ccr be left out in the australian heat

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  1. 924aussie

    924aussie Full Time Elf

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    can ccr be left out in the australian heat , wanted to change the layout for next year and put them on a high steeple, will the Australian ( South West Queensland ) heat kill them if left attached all year long ?


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  2. David_AVD

    David_AVD Good news, everyone!

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    I'd say the silicone sleeves will crack (due to UV) and let water in (corroding them) if you leave them up all year.
     
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    fasteddy I have C.L.A.P Global Moderator Generous Elf

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    I would say Yes because the silicone sleeve has some UV properties and also from leaving similar silicone sleeved based strip outdoors for 3 years + which has survived, be it a little yellowed. But for permanent outdoor I prefer to use the solid silicone type rather than the sleeve.
     

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