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Old 05-21-2013, 04:40 AM   #225
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Originally Posted by Shadowcatche View Post
Actually RV antifreeze is Propylene Glyco and water, and is not a problem. I use the automotive version because it is not poisonous to animals, The MSDS sheet reads " No significant adverse effects are expected under anticipated conditions of normal use. Excessive ingestions may cause central nervous system effects. It is sweet in taste and as long as you flush it not a problem.


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Old 05-21-2013, 09:37 AM   #226
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Originally Posted by Jack R View Post

I keep reading that they walk among us, now I know what that means.

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Old 05-21-2013, 11:25 PM   #227
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RV antifreeze, no additives to keep the cooling system happy, auto antifreeze more than enough to scare me and I'm fearless.
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Old 05-22-2013, 06:44 AM   #228
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Pink RV = propylene glycol= good
Green automotive = ethylene glycol = bad
Orange automotive = expensive GM antifreeze = bad
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Old 05-22-2013, 10:26 AM   #229
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When we leave home, we have the water tank full (maybe less for a short trip). Anacortes has one of the best-quality water supplies in the nation and we drink it at home all the time.

We only switch to bottled water if we use up what we brought from home. For all other water uses, we use whatever CG water we're connected to.
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Old 05-22-2013, 10:33 AM   #230
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Originally Posted by Jack R View Post

I keep reading that they walk among us, now I know what that means.

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Old 05-28-2013, 02:37 AM   #231
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The fact that bottled water has less standards than municipal water is purely a "scare tactic" trying to cut into the multi-billion dollar industry.

I have yet to hear of masses of people in the USA that have died from tainted bacteria laden bottled water.

However, there are millions around the world that die everyday from terrible drinking water or no water at all.

Drink whatever you want that you think is good for your health. It's your body, take care of it and it will take care of you.

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Old 05-28-2013, 05:26 AM   #232
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You won't hear about large outbreaks. With bottled water they contain the contamination.

But I have never heard of a recall on my water supply.
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No to drinking from my coaches water tank, even filtered! We have owned this coach since new and are the only ones to add h2o to our system. However, I don't know how the tank was handled or what contaminants may have made a way into the tank during installation. So, bottled water it is! JMO.
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The tank I can clean and get it disinfected and know it's that way since I did it but I have no clue about the factories where the bottled water comes from.
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Stick a 100GPD RO system with a UV stick on your makeup water line to your fresh tank and your good to go. pure water and no smell. PLUS spot free rinse when you clean off the bugs. You know Prop Glycol is what they give you to clean you out before they go up your colon with a scope. Won't kill ya but you can't go to fr.

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