Hydrochloric acid must be good for cleaning pumps?
The go to after chlorine (please don’t mix the two) HCl acid the first thing most folks without chemistry training think of to solve iron oxide and iron related bacteria problems. Please don’t do it, for the sake of the impellors and the casing. Here is a photo from a now client who tried adding HCl to the bore and cycling it through the system. As soon as he switched to BoreSaver Ultra C the problems went away and no damage to the equipment thereafter. #oxide #staining #iron #stain #bore #downhole #camera