Re: [CR] "Funky" Old Panniers

(Example: Framebuilding)

Date: Sat, 24 Jul 2010 13:57:57 -0500
From: "John Thompson" <>
Organization: The Crimson Permanent Assurance
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Subject: Re: [CR] "Funky" Old Panniers

On 07/20/2010 12:26 PM, Leslie Connally wrote:
> There is a product available at hardware stores called OdorBan, but
> others also, which is an enzymatic and perfumed concentrated liquid made
> to eliminate "pet odors" (aka cat piss).
> Also, old standby for moldy camping gear is lemon juice. (though not
> sure if such an acidic juice would be good for $gore-tex, but these
> panniers are not)

Gore-Tex is a teflon/nylon fabric laminate. Both materials are quite chemically inert; I doubt lemon juice would be a problem.


-John Thompson (
Appleton WI USA