TSR #17-P-145

Before
After

Cleaning Trial Summary

 

The customer was looking to improve their cleaning performance

Cleaning Trial Type
Temperature
Polymer
160°F
Industry
Time Required
Door Supplier
1-2 hours
Segment
Substrate
Chemical Manufacturing
Steel
Soil
Unknown polymer
Description of Part(s)
an assortment of steel disks, springs and a connector/cover
Cleaner Used
Machine Used

Ultrasonic Washer (SK Blackstone 6315)

Post Cleaning

Several areas of the connector were brushed with a stainless steel bristle brush. A nylon bristle bottle brush was run through the opening of connector, interior of spring and interior of connector cover. This was 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 160°F in an Ultrasonic Washer for a minimum of 1 hour or a 5% by volume solution of ArmaKleen™ 4 in 1 Cleaner at 160°F in an Ultrasonic Washer for a minimum of 2 hours.