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Old 14 November 2006, 14:47   #1
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Brown water

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The bilge has some brown water in the bottom
is this ok
it does not smell of anything (known to man)
the rib has been left unused for 5 weeks

any ideas???

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Old 14 November 2006, 16:21   #2
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Any mild steel fixings or bits and pieces been left in there?
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Old 14 November 2006, 17:50   #3
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Probably slime from stagnant water.
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Old 14 November 2006, 18:45   #4
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Someone mis-took your bilge for the head?
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Old 15 November 2006, 02:49   #5
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I would guess an algal bloom.

No real problem - pump it out; if it leaves a residue, a bit of bleach should help.

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Old 15 November 2006, 11:38   #6
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I would guess an algal bloom.

No real problem - pump it out; if it leaves a residue, a bit of bleach should help.

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