Hydra FuelPlus Multi-Biocide
 Hydra FuelPlus Multi-BiocideHydra FuelPlus Multi-Biocide 

Hydra FuelPlus Multi-Biocide

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Our Price:  £10.95(Inc. 20% VAT)(£9.13 Exc. VAT)
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Brand:  Hydra

  • Knocks Out Harmful Bugs (Microbes) in All Fuels.
  • Quickly kills all fuel microbes, highly effective in fuel and water phase.
  • Stops excess sludge build-up, keeps fuel stable for over 6 months.
  • Stops blocked lines and filters, ensures long lasting protection.
  • 250ml treats up to 2,500L

Features & Advantages

  • Stored/ remaining fuel in the fuel tanks remain protected against microbes for long periods.
  • Immediately rids all contamination and prevents the re-generation of microbes.
  • Hydra FuelPlus Biocide is soluble in both fuel and water phases for better and efficient killing.
  • No more fuel lines or filters that are blocked. Prevents clogging of injectors. Prevents failures of fuel system.
  • Cut’s down expensive maintenance cost of bunker fuel and improves fuel economy.
  • Safe to use as non–flammable, non-toxic, non-corrosive. Totally combustible in fuel mixture.

Dilution Rates

Shock / Initial Dose: 1: 3000 (30 ml per 100 litre fuel)

For already microbe contaminated Fuel System

Add to the existing fuel tanks at recommended dosage to kill off all damaging microbial growth.

Refueling Dose: 1:10000 (10 ml per 100 litre)

To Protect Clean Fuel System

Add the recommended refueling dose in the tank before topping up with fresh supply. Ensure the addition of treatment refueling dose every time the tank is topped up.

Fuel Tanks

Fuels left for storage in fuel tanks will always contain some water. The amount of water present will gradually increase with time. The longer the fuel is left undisturbed the more water it will contain.

As freshly refined fuel cools down, its water solubility decreases. Henceforth, moisture, which was previously dissolved in the fuel begins to drop out of the fuel. This process continues throughout the fuel’s cooling process even during transport.  As fuel’s specific gravity is lower than that of water, as dissolved water condenses it tends to drop out of fuel, accumulating in tank bottoms and in pipeline low-points.

Fuels are usually stored for a considerably long time before it reaches the customer therefore will always contain some water. Biological diesels such as (FAME) tend to hold more water than the conventional diesels. The accumulated water is an ideal environment for the microbes to thrive and contaminate the fuel severely compromising the consistency and quality of the fuel.

Thus technical challenges are faced by Company’s in bulk storage and in vehicles, since all fuels types especially low sulphur and biological diesel can exhibit particular problems which cause difficulties in operation.

The fuels in storage, especially bio-diesel can absorb moisture from its surroundings, this can lead to microbial infestation and fuel bug issues. Fuel tanks/storages in hot countries can accumulate nearly 0.1% water depending on the volume and type of the fuel as a result of condensation during long-term storage.

Microbial infestation including growth of microbes such as moulds, fungi and bacteria if left untreated during long term storage, can severely affect the fuel quality. This microbial attack leads to degradation of fuel, decreased in lubricity as fuel additives are broken down by the harmful microbes. 

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Hydra fuel plus
Wednesday, 31 July 2019  | 

Excellent product many thanks

 

17 of 17 people found this review helpful.


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Hydra fuel plus
Saturday, 27 July 2019  | 

Excellent product many thanks

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24 of 24 people found this review helpful.


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Excellent Service
Thursday, 11 July 2019  | 

Many thanks for fulfilling my recent order. The service was excellent with an easy ordering process and very rapid delivery.
I have now added the 'Initial Dose' to the large fuel tank in my barge. So, hopefully if it 'does what it says on the tin' it should make a big difference in cleaning up my fuel.

 

17 of 17 people found this review helpful.


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good service and price
Tuesday, 9 July 2019  | 

appears to be the best deal for this product

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24 of 24 people found this review helpful.


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The best professional company with high standard business ethics I've ever dealt with
Saturday, 6 April 2019  | 

Just like the company it does what it says on the tin just try

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9 of 9 people found this review helpful.


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Sporadic heating
Thursday, 10 May 2018  | 

This seems to have done the trick and sorted out my sporadic running heating system.
Really easy to use and great delivery.

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12 of 12 people found this review helpful.


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Fuelplus
Friday, 16 March 2018  | 

Very good service and excellent product

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5 of 5 people found this review helpful.


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Proof is in the Pudding
Friday, 2 March 2018  | 

Very prompt delivery. Treated my boat diesel tanks at end of summer. This winter should be a good test for the biocide. Should know in the spring.

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2 of 4 people found this review helpful.


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Excellent fuel biocide..
Friday, 2 February 2018  | 

Hydra FuelPlus Biocide
- Excellent product it does the job.
- Very economical to use.
- Much cheaper than competitive products
I will use again

Pete in Essex

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8 of 8 people found this review helpful.


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Hydra fuel additives
Sunday, 28 January 2018  | 

Excellent product well worth the investment in fuel economy alone apart from reducing the wear on the engine .

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10 of 10 people found this review helpful.


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Datasheets

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Ques : I have purchased a 250 ml HYDRA FUELPLUS BIOCIDE .  It will be used in a small fuel tank on our 24ft yacht the tank we think holds about 6 gallons. How much should I use ?

Ans. The measuring chamber at the top of the bottle has numbers on each side these are ml to put the correct amount of additive into the fuel. First Treatment - for 100 litres of fuel in your tank would add 30ml i.e. 1x25ml and 1x5ml shot. After the first treatment you dose for the fuel you are adding to the tank i.e. you add 100 litres.

Ques : Can this be used for kerosene (heating oil)?

Ans. Yes.

Ques : I have just received two bottles of fuel plus biocide. I have an old Citroen xsara with a tank capacity of 44 litres. Recently the filter was found to be covered with black sludge which has been cleaned. How much additive should I use on first application please ?

Ans. Add 3ml Hydra FuelPlus Multi Biocide to 10 litres (1:3,000 - 300ppm) of fuel.

Ques : Hi, what other additive (antifreeze and/or injector cleaner) is compatible with this?

Ans. Hydra Diesel Power Blast – Injector Cleaner

Hydra Petrol Power Blast – Injector Cleaner

Hydra Winter Cold Flow – Diesel Antifreeze

Ques : Hi, I guess this is acceptable to use in white diesel & doesn't upset the customs men when dipping fuel tanks ?

Ans. This will have no effect on Customs & Excise dipping tanks, they are looking for a red indicator dye, none of our fuel additives contain any dyes.