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I am having trouble locating acid in the area (Lake Charles La.) I found some "Super Pro Drain Cleaner" made by Thrifty Mfg in Kansas. I called the company and they said that it was 95-98%. Any thoughts on this being OK.
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Registered: December 05, 2008Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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Drain cleaner is most likely 95-98% lye (Sodium Hydroxide - NaOH), a strong base, just the opposite of what you want.


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Al

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Location: Pennsylvania, USA | Registered: June 12, 2007Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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PbintoAu,
there's a sulfuric acid drain cleaner out there, and the purity varies greatly. The high purity they quoted him is just fine. Many people use sulfuric acid drain cleaner. Tilly once did a search and found that the purity can be quite low, but that doesn't seem to be most people's experience with it- it usually works fine. I'm glad the company actually came out and told him the answer to his question, that's good to know!
 
Location: Pittsboro, North Carolina | Registered: March 07, 2001Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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Thanks, girlmark. Good to know. SemperFi, I stand corrected.


"mixing up a bunch of magic stuff"

Al

2005 Jeep Liberty CRD - B25 - 100
2005 Ford F250 6.0 - B25 - 100
Kubota BX 2300 - B25 - 100
Kubota BX 1860 - B25 - 100
5KW Generator Set - B25
Lopi Republic 1250 - Glycerol/Sawdust Logs
Bath and Laundry - Glycerine Soaps
 
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