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Diesel fuel bug

David Lloyd-Jones icomm5 at netcom.ca
Fri Aug 27 09:59:21 EST 1999

Old Anglo <arthur at scots-land.demon.co.uk> wrote in message
news:37c43f64.3565325 at news.demon.co.uk...
> A recent phenomenon is the appearance of a 'bug', possibly a bacteria,
that grows in
> diesel fuel.  Has anyone any information on this 'bug' or can anyone point
me in the
> direction of an information source.

I suspect that this thing is a developing urban legend, but still it's fun
to contemplate. If we had a deisel bug today, could a tire bug be far
behind?  :-)  Hey, and then how about a bug that eats the polymer matrix for
fibreglass composites!


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