TSR #17-A-123

Before
After

Cleaning Trial Summary

 

The customer was looking to clean mixed metals together and reduce their cleaning costs

Cleaning Trial Type
Temperature
Aqueous
160°F
Industry
Time Required
Pipe & Tube Manufacturing
30 minutes to 1 hour
Segment
Substrate
Machine Manufacturing
Aluminum, Steel
Soil
Baked on Carbon, Cutting Fluids, Oil
Description of Part(s)
An assortment of steel and aluminum pipes
Cleaner Used
Machine Used

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

Post Cleaning

Fresh water rinsed and air pressure dried.  Parts were then placed in an oven at 200°F for 30 minutes to dry any remaining water to prevent any new rust formation.

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-Under Immersion Washer for a minimum of 30 minutes to 1 hour.