TSR #17-A-132

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
150°F – 160°F
Industry
Time Required
Precision component manufacturer
15 minutes – 1 hour
Segment
Substrate
Machine Manufacturing
Plastic, Stainless Steel, Steel
Soil
Cutting Fluids, Oil, Shop Dirt
Description of Part(s)
an assortment of stainless steel pins, steel plugs and two plastic bins
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 and air pressure dried then placed into an oven for 30 minutes at 75°C to dry any residual water as not to cause rust on any of the parts.

Recommendation to Customer

The ArmaKleen Technical Center recommends using a 5% by volume solution of ArmaKleen™ 4 in 1 Cleaner at 150°F in an Agitating Immersion Washer or at 160°F in a Spray Washer for a minimum of 15 minutes to 1 hour.