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Old 06-12-2013, 09:03 PM   #1
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Do skimmers smell?

That's my question...do skimmers give off a bad smell??

Never had one before so thinking of getting one but I don't want all my house to stink!
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Old 06-12-2013, 09:12 PM   #2
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Mine does a little but nothing serious. I mostly smell it when I open it to empty it.
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Old 06-12-2013, 09:14 PM   #3
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Does a bear Sh*t in the woods? lol. Sorry - my gpa used to say that to me all the time.

They don't smell when they run however the gunk it pulls out into the cup is real bad when you dump it. Hold your nose and turn away. I dump it down the old john.
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Old 06-12-2013, 09:26 PM   #4
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I know they smell when you take the cup off haha!

What I mean is that when they are just running on your tank normally in the day collecting does the smell get out and can you smell it from the surrounding area?
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No they don't smell. It will be fine no odor.
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Old 06-12-2013, 10:16 PM   #6
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No, there's no smell outside of opening the cup to clean it out that I'm aware of,lol.
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Old 06-13-2013, 12:08 AM   #7
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Only when you dump it
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Old 06-13-2013, 12:37 AM   #8
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Does a bear Sh*t in the woods? lol. Sorry - my gpa used to say that to me all the time.
No they $h** on the curb and kick it in.
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