OMG, Kamikaze bugs!

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Re: OMG, Kamikaze bugs!

Post by Fender » Fri Nov 16, 2018 4:49 pm

DianneB wrote:
Sun Nov 11, 2018 5:52 am
Looks like small flies. They may have been attracted by the water or the shade on a hot summer day I guess.
If there was any water in the tender, they are probably mosquitos or mosquito larvae.
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Re: OMG, Kamikaze bugs!

Post by michaellynn2 » Fri Nov 16, 2018 8:02 pm

They little guys mud up everything. Look under my porch, on my porch, everywhere! I keep my green machine (ps4) in the dining room to protect it from the "damn mud daubers". It is safe under the dining room table! No kidding.
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Re: OMG, Kamikaze bugs!

Post by John_S » Fri Nov 16, 2018 10:02 pm

If you use Tom Bee's brakes on your rolling stock, cover the Schrader valve connections when in storage between runs. Prime targets to get filled with mud daubber muck!

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