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Re: Removal of Water Crust
Re: Removal of water crust
Marshall Wilkinson wrote:
>Does anybody know how to remove the water crust from aquarium
>glass? It builds up on my glass tank covers.
>I've tried diluted vinegar but it didnt really do much.
One thing that I have found, as Marshall has noted, is that you cannot
just wipe off the crust with a rag dipped in vinegar. The vinegar does
not stay in contact with the crust long enough to do the job.
What works very well is to saturate rags or paper towels or similar
with full-strength vinegar and spread them onto the glass on top of the
crust. Leave the rags in place for an hour or two. This gives the
vinegar time to penetrate the crust completely, and the whole mess can
easily be wiped away.
Can't remember where I heard this, but it works great.
Saskatoon, SK, Canada