Degreasing/Descaling Compound-Powder

General Description

Vat Dip Compound is a free flowing, non-volatile alkaline powder specially formulated to remove carbon, sludge, varnish and rust from ferrous metals in a soak tank.

This product in non-fuming in dry or solution form. Vat Dip Compound is effective at ambient temperatures and is even more effective when heated.


Vat Dip Compound is excellent for cleaning engine parts, for stripping paint from metal surfaces, and for de-rusting ferrous metal.

Normal starting concentration of Vat Dip Compound is 8-12 ounces of Vat Dip Compound per gallon of water in the vat dip container.

Physical Properties

Specific Gravity 2.125
Appearance White Crystalline Powder
pH of 1% Solution 13.8


Vat Dip Compound is available in DOT approved 50 pound pails and 450 pound drums.


Observe warning label on containers. Normal precautions for industrial chemicals apply.

uses include: cleaning