TSR #13-A-007

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Cleaning Trial Summary

 

The customer was looking to improve their cleaning performance and reduce their cleaning costs.

Cleaning Trial Type
Temperature
Aqueous
160⁰F
Industry
Time Required
Transmission Manufacture
2 hours
Segment
Substrate
Machine Manufacturing
Steel
Soil
Baked on Carbon, Cutting Fluids, Grime, Oil, Rust/Oxides, Shop Dirt, Steel Debris (dust and shavings)
Description of Part(s)
Steel blocks, transmission components
Cleaner Used
Machine Used

Agitating Ultrasonic Washer (Blackstone model 1745)

Post Cleaning

Fresh water rinse followed by air pressure drying.

Recommendation to Customer

The ArmaKleen Technical Center recommended using 5% by volume ArmaKleen™ 4 in 1 Cleaner at 160⁰F in an Agitating Ultrasonic Washer with alternating 15 minutes ultrasonic followed by 15 minutes agitation for a minimum total cleaning time of 2 hours.