How are you guys cleaning your larger pieces of equipment? Large extractors, tanks, hoses etc used for honey processing and storage? Obviously hot water whenever possible, but are you following with any kind of sanitizer (Starsan?)
"Pick up truck, car wash, sounds like an excellent idea."
Yeah, well, had this idea to make a cappings drain tub out of one of those old 'washtubs on a stand' like every rural family had back in the 50's and 60's.......usually a 'double' but this was a single
Problem was, it had set in a barn for ages, then in a backyard for a few years.
Took an hour and 20 bucks worth of quarters at the car wash, but in the end, it was clean right down to the metal.
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