TSR #16-P-040

Before
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
Paint
150°F – 160°F
Industry
Time Required
Paper Transport Manufacturer
1+ hours
Segment
Substrate
Non-metal Manufacturing
Brass, Steel
Soil
polyurethane elastomer
Description of Part(s)
three steel box/molds (lids and bottoms) with twenty-four steel/brass brackets (eight brackets per box)
Cleaner Used
Machine Used

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

·         Ultrasonic Washer (SK Blackstone 6315)

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 160°F in an Ultrasonic Washer for a minimum of 1+ hours.