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Descale solution? Descale solution...whare can I get it? Is there a home remedy? Clorox? I see someone used it safe? I have model B-40 Thanks

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Clorox is a basic chemical -- what you need is an acidic chemical to dissove the lime. White vinegar will work, but nothing works very well (not even descaling chemicals), you'll have to treat it several times.

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