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AquaVantage® 1990 GD

The Industry Standard Spray Wash Detergent

Brulin AquaVantage 1990 GD Spray Wash Cleaning Detergent in 55 Gallon and 5 Gallon Containers
SKU: 301008

NATO Stock Numbers (NSN): 6850-01-435-6459 / 6850-01-428-8842

  • Designed for global regulatory acceptance.
  • Mildly alkaline solution with excellent particulate removal abilities.
  • Free rinsing aqueous parts cleaner.
  • Can be used during the manufacturing or rebuilding of aerospace components in inline or cabinet-type spray wash cleaning processes.

An unrivaled combination of cleanability, broad material compatibility, extensive approvals, and recyclability, produced in a safe formulation — AquaVantage® 1990 GD is the product of choice in most spray wash parts cleaning applications. It provides unparalleled cleaning performance while providing water-break-free or higher-level surface cleanliness.

AquaVantage® 1990 GD is non-corrosive and will not stain metals. Safe for use on virtually all metals.

(Formerly Brulin 1990 GD)

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  • Cleaning Ranges
  • Directions
  • Storage & Disposal
  • Safety Precautions

AquaVantage® 1990 GD Cleaning Ranges

Always follow directions and information directly on the product label before use. Download Safety Data Sheet for more information.

  • System: Spray Wash (Batch or Continuous)
  • Dilution Rate: 3-15%, typically used at 5%. Minimum recommended concentration for cleaning aluminum is 5.0%.
  • Temperature: 120-170ºF (49-77ºC), typically used at 130-150ºF (54-66ºC).
  • Cleaning Duration: 1-30 minutes; typical parts are cleaned in 3-10 minutes.

AquaVantage® 1990 GD Material Compatibility

AquaVantage® 1990 GD is non-corrosive and non-staining to a wide variety of alloys. Some selected categories of materials compatible with AquaVantage® 1990 GD include*:

  • Ferrous Metals: Carbon Steel • Stainless Steel • Steel
  • Non-Ferrous Metals & Alloys: Aluminum • Cadmium Plating • Chrome Plating • Copper (Alloys & Plating) • Magnesium & Magnesium Alloys • Nickel, Nickel Alloys & Plating • Titanium & Titanium Alloys
  • Plastics & Composites: Acrylics • High Density Polyethylene/HDPE • Nitrile Butadiene Rubber • Polyvinyl Chloride/PVC • Rubber
  • Other: Painted Surfaces

* = Material compatibility should always be confirmed via testing with specific contaminants under specific cleaning conditions.

AquaVantage® 1990 GD Soil Removal

AquaVantage® 1990 GD removes a wide range of organic and inorganic soils. Some categories of soils that can be removed with AquaVantage® 1990 GD include*:

  • Buffing Compounds
  • Coolants
  • Dirt (Particulate)
  • Fat
  • Grease
  • Oil (General, Cutting, Drawing Compounds, Forming, Hydrocarbon, Lubricants, Self Emulsifying, Water Soluble)

* = Cleaning performance should always be confirmed via testing with specific contaminants under specific cleaning conditions.

AquaVantage® 1990 GD Approvals & Conformances

  • Airbus: AIPI 09-01-003 Approved Alkaline Cleaner
  • Airbus UK: ABP 8-1290; Approved Alkaline Cleaner
  • Boeing: BAC 5763; Emulsion Cleaning
  • Boeing: HP 9-25; Degreasing
  • General Dynamics, Electric Boat Division: Contract No. N0024-95-C-2103
  • GE Aviation: S-421
  • GE Aviation: List of Alloy Compatible Cleaners
  • GM: FID Number – 330546
  • Honeywell (Allied Signal): EMS 53170; Steel Brake/Wheel Parts
  • Honeywell: Standard Practices Manual
  • Lockheed Martin: EPS G32.0160
  • Lockheed Martin: LMA-PG006, Rev B
  • Lucas Aerospace: DC Starter/Gen
  • Meggitt Aircraft Braking Systems: Fulfills Standard Practices Manual AP-842 (32-46-35) when used and maintained according to Brulin guidance
  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA): Procedures for Cleaning of Systems and Equipment for Oxygen Service
  • NATO Stock Number (National Stock Number / NSN): 05 Size; 6850-01-428-8842
  • NATO Stock Number (National Stock Number / NSN): 55 Size; 6850-01-435-6459
  • Philips Electronics: 12NC Number: 1322-529-81201
  • Rolls-Royce: CSS204 Class A
  • Rolls-Royce: OMAT 1/24 AG
  • Safran: PR-1500
  • Safran Aero Engines: DMP 13-300
  • South Coast AQMD: Certified as a Clean Air Solvent
  • Teledyne Ryan Aeronautical: RACO 2833, Alkaline Degreasing Fluid, Spray
  • United Airlines: UMS CLE3005-3-2-Cleaner, High Temp/High Press. A/C Parts Washer
  • UTC Aerospace Systems (Rohr): ML21345; Cleaning Aluminum and Steel Brake/Wheel Parts
  • UTC Aerospace Systems (Hamilton Sundstrand): Soak Cleaning of Heat Exchangers

AquaVantage® 1990 GD Test Compliance

  • ARP 1755A: Stock Loss (Cat. 9)
  • ARP 1755B: Stock Loss (Cat. 10)
  • ASTM F483: Total Immersion Corrosion
  • ASTM F484: Stress Crazing of Acrylic Plastics
  • ASTM F485: Unpainted Aircraft Surfaces
  • ASTM F502: Painted Aircraft Surfaces
  • ASTM F519: Hydrogen Embrittlement (Type 1c)
  • ASTM F945: Titanium Stress Corrosion (AMS 4916 & 4911 Alloys)
  • ASTM F1110: Sandwich Corrosion
  • ASTM F1111: Low-Embrittling Cadmium Plate
  • Boeing: D6-17487 Rev. K; Exterior Cleaner
  • Boeing (McDonnell Douglas): CSD 1; General Purpose Cleaner
  • Contains No Cyanides or Sulfides
  • GE Aviation: CT-882; Solvent Replacement
  • Sandwich Corrosion Test

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AquaVantage® 1990 GD Product Specifications

Physical Form Liquid
Color Slight Yellow
Fragrance Mild
Viscosity Water-Thin
Dilution Range 1:32 – 1:6
Typical Dilution 1:19
Working pH 10.5
Flash Point (PMCC) None to Boiling
Foaming Tendency Low
Container Options 275 Gal Tote (1,041L), 55 Gal (208L), 5 Gal (19L)