TSR #15-A-223

Before Picture
Before
After Picture
After

Cleaning Trial Summary

 

The customer was looking to improve their cleaning performance, automate their cleaning process and reduce rework and reject rate.

Cleaning Trial Type
Temperature
Aqueous
160°F
Industry
Time Required
Paper manufacturing
1 to 2 hours
Segment
Substrate
Machine Manufacturing
Aluminum, Rubber, Stainless Steel, Steel
Soil
Adhesive, Cutting Fluids, Glue, Grease, Grime, Oil, Silicone
Description of Part(s)
Housing units
Cleaner Used
Machine Used

1.       Spray Washer (JRI FL250, JRI FL500, JRI TL3, Better Engineering G-2000)

2.       Ultrasonic Washer (Blackstone SK 6315)

Post Cleaning

Fresh water rinse followed by air pressure drying.  Several areas were brushed with a nylon bristle brush during the fresh water rinse.

Recommendation to Customer

The ArmaKleen Technical Center recommended using 5% by volume ArmaKleen™ 4 in 1 Cleaner at 160°F in an Ultrasonic Washer for a minimum of 2 hours.