Before
After

Cleaning Trial Summary

 

The customer was looking to improve their cleaning performance, reduce rework and reject rate, reduce their cleaning costs, eliminate hazardous chemicals and waste and reduce VOCs.

Cleaning Trial Type
Temperature
Aqueous
150°F
Industry
Time Required
Spring manufacture
15 minutes
Segment
Substrate
Fabricated Metal Product
Steel
Soil
Cutting Fluids, Oil
Description of Part(s)
Steel springs
Cleaner Used
Machine Used

Spray Under Immersion Washer (Graymills T12, Graymills T24, SK 81.8 w/SUI)

Post Cleaning

Fresh water rinse followed by oven drying at 230°F

Recommendation to Customer

The ArmaKleen Technical Center recommended using 5% by volume ArmaKleen™ 4 in 1 Cleaner at 150°F in a Spray Under Immersion Washer for a minimum of 15 minutes.