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Old 06-28-2015, 11:24 AM   #24
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Originally Posted by djmarchand View Post
I would use one of the commercial products made for this purpose: Rydline, Barnacle Buster, CLR, etc. Dilute it in accordance with the directions, 1:1 i think. Muriatic is too strong an acid for laymen's use. Also the commercial stuff has detergents that will help remove an oil that may be bound up with the scale.

David
Note: David is a frequent contributor to Boat Diesel.com and really knows his stuff. (He and Tony Athens keep a lot of folks (like me!) out of trouble & I take his writings to heart.) Thanks, David, for your contributions to TrawlerForum.
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