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Old 06-07-2009, 06:30 PM   #1
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I took my brewpot off the shelf today and it appears that it has a lot of rust.

I have a few questions,

Is there any way to salvage this thing? Can I still brew with it? How can I prevent this in the future? I usually clean my pot with chlorox. Could this be the problem? Thanks!

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Old 06-07-2009, 06:33 PM   #2
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chlorox and stainless do not play well together. Chlorine will pit stainless. Post a pic so we can see and let you know.
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