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Old 03-28-2014, 01:44 PM   #21
Larry M
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Originally Posted by jungpeter View Post
... I put in a 40W 110VAC sterilizer...I use it judiciously, in what (I hope) is good water. And I sterilize it immediately prior to consumption...
Pete: How did you plump in the sterilizer? Do you leave it on all the time? My understanding is that the UV system should be left on all the time because repeated starting shortens the lamp life significantly and there is also a 1-2 minute warm up time for the lamp.
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