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Problem with my electric jug kettle

Bought a cheap jug kettle from Argos about a month ago, I find now that when I go to empty what is left and refill, there is a brown sediment, like sand in the bottom (instead of the limescale I was expecting). I wonder if this is the coating coming off the element, and also if it is safe to keep using, there is a filter in the spout.

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The element may be rusting! Normaly rust is safe, but annoying. you should find out the type of metals to know if it is actualy safe.

Personaly, I would go and get a good quality product from a well known manufacture. This way it will be safe and dependable.

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