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Old 05-24-2007, 11:00 AM   #11
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Re: How wet does the outside of a PF get w/o a cover?

Originally Posted by bfoster2000 View Post
If I were going to go coverless in a PF (well, not know what I mean ) I think I would use pins instead of a Snappi. I'd be too afraid of him getting ahold of the Snappi or it getting pulled loose and then him getting ahold of it, ya know? Those things can bite!
I was going to say that too. Actually, there was a thread on here before about the dangers of going coverless with a snappi. Those things can snap and hurt your dc.
We go coverless with a pf and pins all the time. How damp it will get depends on the fold and how long you let them go with it I guess. Jelly roll will get damp right away in the front for us (girl pee ). The Angel fold usually holds her over longer.


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Old 05-24-2007, 11:01 AM   #12
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Re: How wet does the outside of a PF get w/o a cover?

I do prefolds coverless sometimes around the house, and I just change it very frequently - every 45 minutes to an hour - and we're fine, no leaks! It just gets damp. I would use a snappi though. I have a hard time pinning it tight enough, but the snappi keeps it snug.
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