TSR #16-A-104

Before
After

Cleaning Trial Summary

 

The customer was looking to improve their cleaning performance, automate their cleaning process, eliminate hazardous chemical/waste, remove rust and eliminate hand drying of the parts.

Cleaning Trial Type
Temperature
Aqueous
160°F
Industry
Time Required
Automotive Parts Manufacturer
15-30 minutes
Segment
Substrate
Fabricated Metal Product
Steel
Soil
Rust
Description of Part(s)
nine steel brackets
Cleaner Used
Machine Used

Agitating Immersion Washer (SK Model 81.8, Graymills T24)

 

Post Cleaning

Fresh water rinse followed by air pressure drying.

Recommendation to Customer

The ArmaKleen Technical Center recommends using a 10% by volume solution of ArmaKleen™ Rust Remover at 160°F in an Agitating Immersion Washer for a minimum of 15-30 minutes.