TSR #17-A-089

Before
After

Cleaning Trial Summary

 

The customer was looking to improve their cleaning performance, automate their cleaning process and reduce their cleaning costs.

Cleaning Trial Type
Temperature
Aqueous
160°F
Industry
Time Required
Aerospace Manufacturing
30 minutes to 1 hour
Segment
Substrate
Fabricated Metal Product
Aluminum
Soil
Baked on Carbon, Grime, Oil, Shop Dirt
Description of Part(s)
an assortment of aluminum plates and connectors
Cleaner Used
Machine Used

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

Post Cleaning

Fresh rinse followed by air pressure drying.  Several areas of the aluminum plate w/

connectors had the rim edges lightly brushed with a nylon bristle brush during the fresh water rinse.

Recommendation to Customer

The ArmaKleen Technical Center recommends using a 10% by volume solution of ArmaKleen™ M-100 BCR at 160°F in a Spray Washer for a minimum of 30 minutes to 1 hour.