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Old 23 February 2019, 10:50   #1
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Black spots on tubes

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Spent last Saturday giving Red Dog her annual clean up using Fairy Power Spray. It always does a good job but I have noticed that over the last few year the number of black mold spots are increasing, tried every mold removing product out there but nothing touches them.

I saw a posting on Facebook this week about a product called Shmuffex, so I bought a bottle from Rib Shop, WOW, every spot on the tubes are gone, easy to use and fantastic results. The only problem I had was that the areas with the mold spots that I cleaned came up far cleaner than the rest of the boat so I had to clean the whole thing.

Next year I will just clean the whole boat with this and not start with FPS.

Top tip, if you are going to google the product make sure you do not make a spelling mistake, I dread to think what might come up!!!!
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Old 23 February 2019, 13:06   #2
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Have to agree. Took two applications on my tubes and had to leave it on for 45 minutes, but made some very badly marked tubes respectable again.
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