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Posted: 4/1/2006 2:33:18 PM EDT
I have a Hydrastorm and want to clean it out really well. I thought I read somewhere you can use Polident tablets, the ones for cleaning dentures. Anyone have any tips for cleaning the inside of the bladder out?
Link Posted: 4/1/2006 2:38:58 PM EDT
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Link Posted: 4/1/2006 2:48:37 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 4/1/2006 2:49:49 PM EDT by scotty1911]
you could do the denture cleaner but what i do is ...

about 1/2 cup bleach to 1 gallon water, fill bladder with 1/2 gallon, let sit fot 10 mins, dump refill with second half gallon, give it a good shake let sit for a few mins, dump it out. fill with clean warm to hot water let soak for a few mins repeat twice. then take a 1/4 cup baking soda and dump it in, then fill with water. let it sit for 10 mins, then rinse again twice, let dry

i have done this to a camelback bladder that had gatoraid in it for a few weeks ( forgot it in my truck ) during summer, after i did this it had no flavor with clean water in it

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Link Posted: 4/2/2006 11:23:47 AM EDT
Only keeping water in it for a start would me nice. Rinse and leave cap off to air dry. Once you put anything other than water in a bladder it can become an ordeal
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