TSR #16-P-027

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Cleaning Trial Summary

 

The customer was looking to improve their cleaning performance and eliminate hazardous chemicals and waste.

Cleaning Trial Type
Temperature
Powder Coat Paint
150°F – 160°F
Industry
Time Required
OEM Metal Parts Manufacturing
5 to 6 hours
Segment
Substrate
Fabricated Metal Product
Steel
Soil
polyester powder coat paint
Description of Part(s)
Coupon
Cleaner Used
Machine Used

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

2.       Ultrasonic Washer (Blackstone SK 6315)

Post Cleaning

Fresh water rinse followed by air pressure drying.

Recommendation to Customer

 The ArmaKleen Technical Center recommended using 100% by volume ArmaKleen™ Paint and Ink Remover at 150°F in a Spray Under Immersion Washer for a minimum of 6 hours or at 160°F in an Ultrasonic Washer for a minimum of 5 hours.