Cleaning Trial Summary


The customer was looking to automate their cleaning process.

Cleaning Trial Type
Powder Coat Paint
150°F – 160°F
Time Required
Footwear and apparel manufacturer
30 minutes
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
Plastic, Stainless Steel, Wood
Acrylic powder coat paint, Gravure ink, Screen ink
Description of Part(s)
): Four soiled wooden stirrers, four new wooden stirrers and two 304 stainless steel blade with plastic handle spatulas
Cleaner Used
Machine Used

·         Spray Washer (JRI TL3, JRI FL250, JRI FL500, Better Engineering G-2000

·         Ultrasonic Washer (SK Blackstone 6315)

·         Agitated Immersion Spray Washer (SK Model 81.8, Graymills T24)

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

Post Cleaning

Fresh water rinse followed by air pressure drying.

Recommendation to Customer

The ArmaKleen Technical Center recommends using a 100% by volume solution of ArmaKleen™ Paint and Ink Remover at 150°F-160°F in a Spray Washer or an Agitating Immersion Washer or a Spray-Under Immersion Washer for a minimum of 30 minutes.