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Re: How do I remove white crusty stuff on aquarium equipment?
Aquatic Plants Digest 10/30/00 10:01 AM Aquatic-Plants-Owner at actwin_com
>Date: 29 Oct 00 06:56:19 MST
>From: Rich Patton <pattonrich at usa_net>
Hi Rich, I asked one of my friends who works for several of the LFS. He
said they use Python RYDYT2 for tanks and equipment that have major
The label says:
* A heavy-duty aquarium cleaner for glass or acrylic tanks.
* Removes water scale and lime deposits
* Use on empty aquariums only
You might give it a try.
>I recently received some older aqurium equipment. A nice biowheel and a few
>powerheads. All the equipment has a very hard white crusty layer on it. Most
>of the time just above where the water line would have been. I first
>bleach it off. That didn't work. Then I tried vinegar. That didn't
>tried to chip it off with a chisel like tool but that only cut into the
>plastic. This stuff resembles salt creep but I know it all came from a
>Does anyone have a good technique to get this stuff off.