TSR #13-AP-038

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Cleaning Trial Summary

 

The customer was looking to automate their cleaning process.

Cleaning Trial Type
Temperature
AZO Residue
160⁰F
Industry
Time Required
Manufacturing
1.5 to 4 hours
Segment
Substrate
Chemical Manufacturing
Steel
Soil
AZO residue
Description of Part(s)
Steel connector pipes, steel bolts with nuts, steel ball bearing assemblies
Cleaner Used
Machine Used
  1. Ultrasonic Washer (SK6315 Blackstone model 3523)
  2. Agitating Immersion Washer (81.8, T12, T24)
Post Cleaning

Fresh water rinse followed by air pressure drying

Recommendation to Customer

The ArmaKleen Technical Center recommending using either 100% by volume ArmaKleen™ Paint and Ink Remover at 160⁰F in an Ultrasonic Washer for a minimum of 1.5 – 4 hours or 5% by volume ArmaKleen™ 4 in 1 Cleaner at 160⁰F in an Ultrasonic Washer for a minimum of 3 – 3.5 hours.