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Does anyone know if its safe to use diluted vinegar to clean the inside of a fuzion block or should i just take it apart?
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post #2 of 10
I would take it apart and clean the slag off the O-Ring...I use 10% white vinegar and 90% distilled water to clean my stuff...Here is a good thread on cleaning the Fuzion and I will leave you my component cleaning guide also..



...D-Tek Fuzion install tip! (Or Why You Should Clean New Blocks)
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For any copper WB with pins (Apogee/Fuzion), I mix ½cup Catsup to 1 tablespoon Vinegar
in a wee glass bowl, drop the base plate in till covered and let it set for 30mins. Now scrub
the catsup into the pin area with a toothbrush, then run it under warm water while scrubbing the
catsup off. Most catsup contains enough vinegar, but the extra helps get the copper nice and bright.
  
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by catsup you mean ketchup? feel free to laugh at me but i never heard of catsup.
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post #5 of 10
The word ketchup is derived from the Chinese ke-tsiap, a pickled fish sauce.
It made its way to Malaysia where it became kechap and ketjap in Indonesia.

Catsup and catchup are acceptable spellings used interchangably with ketchup.
Hey, I'm over a half a century old here, so I still spell it Catsup.
  
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I just use boiled drinking water and vinegar. Then leave it over night, come back and flush it with hot water
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lol i dun feel so stupid anymore.
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Originally Posted by Dryadsoul View Post
The word ketchup is derived from the Chinese ke-tsiap, a pickled fish sauce.
It made its way to Malaysia where it became kechap and ketjap in Indonesia.

Catsup and catchup are acceptable spellings used interchangably with ketchup.
Hey, I'm over a half a century old here, so I still spell it Catsup.
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post #9 of 10
how often should u clean a block inside?
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post #10 of 10
Like every six months if you run straight distilled and bioside, maybe once a year if you're running a good glycol mix.
  
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