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Prist Does Not Kill Microbes

Prist does not kill fuel microbes. Although the King air rarely experiences fuel system icing, many pilots order Prist when re-fueling in the mistaken belief that any microbial growth in the tanks will be killed. Prist is a Biostat. A Biostat can keep an outbreak of microbes from continuing to grow, but it won’t kill […]

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