TSR #16-A-014

Before
After

Cleaning Trial Summary

 

The customer objective was looking to improve their cleaning performance, automate their cleaning process and reduce their cleaning costs.

Cleaning Trial Type
Temperature
Aqueous
160°F
Industry
Time Required
Race motor Manufacturer
1-3 hours
Segment
Substrate
Electrical Manufacturing
Steel
Soil
Baked on Carbon, Grease, Grime, Oil
Description of Part(s)
A steel engine bracket and a steel engine intake cover.
Cleaner Used
Machine Used

Ultrasonic Washer (SK Blackstone 6315)

Post Cleaning

Edge of a putty knife was taken around edge of part to remove loosened gasket material during the fresh water rinse and air pressure drying process.

Recommendation to Customer

The ArmaKleen Technical Center recommends using a 5% by volume solution of ArmaKleen™ M-100 BCR at 160°F in an Ultrasonic Washer for a minimum of 1-3 hours.