Acid Detergent – AC518X

Acid Detergent – AC518X

Product Code: AC518X

$216.20 excl GST

  • Dangerous
Available Sizes: 20L|


This product is used for etching aluminum and steel boat hulls prior to painting by professional boat painter. Also used for brick cleaning and brightening aluminum & stainless steel. Removing surface rust, red dust and bore water stains.

Use Recommendations

Use as required. Ensure correct PPE is worn.

Safety Phrase

Refer Label, TDS or SDS

Where do I get a permit from

A Poisons Permit from the Department of Health is required for purchase of solutions containing greater than 1 per cent hydrofluoric acid. For inquiries or assistance in selecting the right form, please contact the Pharmaceutical Services Branch via email to or call 9222 6883.

Why do you need to etch metal on boat hulls before respraying

If metal is not etched correctly paint jobs will not last properly, always use a professional boat painter.

Safety Data Sheet

If you require an SDS:
Add product using the ‘Add to Enquiry’ button.
Please note: you can add multiple products to a single enquiry.
Complete the ‘My Enquiry’ form (next to Cart) and you will receive the SDS via email within one business day.

If you are a commercial user seeking bulk chemical quantities, please add to enquiry and submit the form, and we will be in touch with a personalised quote.

Bulk chemical quantities are as follows:
5L drums / 5kg powder x 150
10kg powder x 48
20kg powder bags x 40
20L drums / 20kg powder x 32
200/205L drums / 200kg powder x 4
IBC x 1
1 Tonne bulk powder bags
Bulk / ISO tank refilling

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