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Safety acid

Discussion in 'Tanning' started by bhymel, Mar 28, 2009.

  1. bhymel

    bhymel Member

    Going on my 2nd plastic jug, over time it leeks or should i say weeps out , first time ruined all my supplies in the tot. OK so i figured bad jug, put in a new one then put that in a 2gal zip lock bag, now same problem. Is this common?
    Appears to be going through the seam in the jugs.

    Thanks, Billy
  2. muscle20

    muscle20 New Member

    Try a stronger jug! I have never had that problem with any of the acids I use.

  3. stuffenstuff

    stuffenstuff Member

    Don't have to do with this post but it reminds me....
    I was at the hardware store today and seen what they call "acid magic" The one gal jug was $7.00 and said- safe, no Oder, strong. I don't know what it was? I don't think it was citric I was going to read the back but my old eye's suck and mama wanted to go....I am going back tomorrow to get some and try it out on scrap skins.
  4. cyclone

    cyclone Posts: 400001

    If this is the same stuff as in the link, save your money.

  5. stuffenstuff

    stuffenstuff Member

    yea that was it, I did not see that is was like Muriatic Acid/Hydrochloric.