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Old 20-04-2019, 21:02   #1
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Ultrasonic antifouling?

As I consider the spec / options for my new amel 50, Iím curious what folks think of this tech? Does it work? Downsides? Power draw? Opinions?

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Let the fireworks begin!
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As I consider the spec / options for my new amel 50, Iím curious what folks think of this tech? Does it work? Downsides? Power draw? Opinions?

Thank you in advance!
Mate this one has been done to death, do a custom search and enjoy the reading.
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Eep! Apologies- will do. Iím guessing Iíve stepped into somethings thatís religion based nonĒlet the fireworks beginĒ..

Iíll go pop some popcorn and find the thread. 🙏🏼
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Re: Ultrasonic antifouling?

Oh Lordy!

These other threads are just ugly... clearly lots of religion on this one ��

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I think the big problem is just that it mostly doesnít work. We all wish it did.
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Iím really wanting that pill that makes you lose weight while you sleep to become a reality too, whoever makes that will become an overnight Billionaire
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And flying cars, there’s suppose to be flying cars by now
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you can buy mine, 6 Jaycar ultrasonic transmitters, complete with 6 control boxes, $200 + freight.
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