Thread: Red spots?
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Old May 5th, 2008, 07:39 AM
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Default Re: Red spots?

Originally Posted by dragonman586 View Post
But it has that brass tinge to it the downstem I mean! And sometimes it spits out that green gunk associated with brass oxidation when i wash it with just water!
unless your hookah is 10 years old or more or you've been putting things down the stem that accelerate the formation of the patina, the green isnt from patina. left in the environment brass/copper will take almost 10 years to develop the nice green even patina you see on buildings.

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