TSR #16-P-052

Before
After

Cleaning Trial Summary

 

The customer was looking to improve their cleaning performance, reduce rework and reject rate and reduce their cleaning costs.

Cleaning Trial Type
Temperature
Epoxy paint
150°F – 160°F
Industry
Time Required
Material handling equipment supplier
24 hours
Segment
Substrate
Machine Manufacturing
Steel
Soil
Liquid epoxy paint
Description of Part(s)
a steel hook and chain set, a triangular steel brace and a steel bolt
Cleaner Used
Machine Used

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

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

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 in an Agitating Immersion Washer for a minimum of 24+ hours.