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Old 06-01-2012, 09:54 AM
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Here's more: ( Thanks Steve.)

Here's what that trustworthy wikipedia says: ( Wanna buy a bridge?)
The monohydrate (FeO(OH)·H2O) might otherwise be described as iron(III) hydroxide (Fe(OH)3), and is also known as hydrated iron oxide or yellow iron oxide.

You're buying contaminated water Josh.
Also:

What is important about it is that iron becomes a nucleation point for the growth of crystals which is why many old copper ruby formulas call for Iron in the mix.
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