TSR #17-P-006

Before
After

Cleaning Trial Summary

Auto Maintenance :: TSR #17-P-006

 

The customer was looking to improve their cleaning performance and automate their cleaning process

Cleaning Trial Type
Temperature
Powder Coat Paint
150°F
Industry
Time Required
Auto Maintenance
4-8 hours
Segment
Substrate
Auto Maintenance
Aluminum
Soil
Acrylic powder coat paint, Brake dust, Epoxy powder coat paint, Grime
Description of Part(s)
2 aluminum rims
Cleaner Used
Machine Used
  • Agitating Immersion Washer  (SK model 81.8, Graymills T24)
  • Spray Under Immersion Washer (Graymills T12, Graymills T24, SK Model 81.8 w/SUI)
Post Cleaning

Fresh water rinsed and moved to Trial #2. Several areas were brushed with a nylon bristle brush during the fresh water rinse and air pressure dried.

Recommendation to Customer

The ArmaKleen Technical Center recommends using a 100% by volume solution of ArmaKleen™ Paint and Ink Remover at 150°F in a Spray-Under Immersion Washer for a minimum of 4-8+ hours.