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    aussieta's Avatar
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    Langwarrin, Victoria, Australia

    hydrochloric acid

    all of my local pool shops sell hydrochloric acid as pool acid and have not heard of muratic acid
    Dr Google seems to think they are mostly the same
    besides strength are they the same?
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    are you taking care of your pool or is the poolshop taking care of you

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    Re: hydrochloric acid

    They are precisely the same thing.
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    Re: hydrochloric acid

    what brushpup says. They are exactly the same thing.
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    Re: hydrochloric acid

    In the UK, it is sometimes call "spirits of salts".
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