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Diesel fuel bug

Modem Modem at sciboard.spd.louisville.edu
Fri Aug 27 00:35:10 EST 1999



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


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

IC>                                                   -dlj.



All of those bugs exist but they are just normal bugs that only have a
small effects not Super bugs that gobble-up whole tanks of fuel, tire or
Corvettes in a day.



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