Quote Originally Posted by Jeff Mando View Post
I may be in a minority here, but I NEVER PUT ANYTHING WET OR DAMP anywhere near my instruments. It scares me. Humidifiers, sponges, etc., all sound very well intentioned, but you are asking for leaks, stains, or more serious damage, IMHO. Nothing but a marketing gimmick that came out 30 or so years ago....and I cringed then, too. I don't want to damage my case, let alone my instrument!
It's monsoon season here in the Sonoran desert, which means the humidity outside is up to a whopping 14%. In the house it's 30%. I keep an oasis in the case of my Collings. Everybody else hangs on the wall.