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Old 11-29-2004, 10:28 PM   #1
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coraline on heater

do you guys know if having coraline on the heater will affect it in anyway?
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Old 11-29-2004, 10:32 PM   #2
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Shouldn't affect it at all really. The only issue is if the temp control becomes inaccessable. Soaking it in a 1:1 water/vinegar solution should get rid of it easily enough though.

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should scrape right off if its a problem.... I don't see it being a issue.
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Don't scrape it, soak it instead. The solution will dissolve the coralline like butter on a stove. If the glass becomes scratched from scraping, it will weaken the overall strength making it much easier to break if bumped.

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