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Star Power Acid Liquid

Product code: 00910016

Star Power Acid Liquid

Product code: 00910016

Product code: 00910016

Star Power Acid Liquid is a highly concentrated inhibited acid which will rapidly remove water scale, rust and concrete deposits. It is based on hydrochloric acid and contains a selected inhibitor system for the protection of most ferrous metals, copper, brass and bronze.

 

Features, benefits and applications

  • Dry acid cleaner contains inhibitors to protect metals.
  • Contains colour indicator to show the strength of the solution and anti-foam agent.
  • Safe and easy handling and storage.
  • Fast and effective scale remover.
  • Removes scale from boilers.
  • Removes scale from diesel engine coaling water systems.
  • Removes scale and rust from condensers, evaporators, heat exchanges etc. 

Read the Material Safety Data Sheet before using this product

For detailed information on safety and health, please refer to Material Safety Data Sheet and/or Product

Directions for Use and Dose Rates

The most effective descaling is accomplished by circulation. In the case of small components, the soak method in an immersion bath can be used. Depending on the extent of scaling, use a solution of 2.5-10% Star Power Acid Liquid, the solution will have a white colour which disappears when the solution is neutralised. Whenever possible, the solution should be heated to 60°C. Neutralised solutions can be reactivated by adding more Star Power Acid Liquid until the white colour reappears. This should not be done more than twice.

Star Power Acid Liquid should not be used on aluminium, zinc, tin or galvanised surfaces. Descaling of Boilers, Descaling of Diesel Engine, Cooling Water Systems, Condensers, Evaporators, Clarifiers, and Heat

Exchangers:

The strength of the acid can be enhanced by adding 1 part sodium chloride (common salt) to 20 parts of Star POWDER ACID. This enhancement of the cleaning solution, however, should not be used when descaling diesel engine cooling water systems.