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Old 09-05-2016, 09:48 AM   #1
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Sock Filter Cleaning

So, being new to the whole "sock filter" idea, how do you clean your sock filters? Right now I currently have 1 (with a 5 pack on order from Amazon), that I've been pulling out and rinsing off and giving it a freshwater dip. I hear some people use their washing machines, etc. my question is what is the best/safest way to clean these filters?


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I put them through the washing machine. I turn them inside out so the gunk gets out of there. Sometimes bleach is added, but not normally needed.


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What about detergent?


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Not too much. I usually run my socks with a load of towels in all honesty. You can put an extra rinse in there too if you are paranoid I'm sure.


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Do you rinse them out before actually washing them? With the towels, eh? Let's see how this plays out in my house 😂


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No, I think that the washing machine should be doing all the work. And, for the record, I'm the only person who looks forward to filter sock day.
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