TSR #17-P-150

Before
After

Cleaning Trial Summary

 

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

Cleaning Trial Type
Temperature
Paint
150°F
Industry
Time Required
Hydraulic repair service
1-2 hours
Segment
Substrate
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
Aluminum, Steel
Soil
Grease, Grime
Description of Part(s)
an assortment of steel and aluminum covers/connectors
Cleaner Used
Machine Used

·         Agitated Immersion Spray Washer (SK Model 81.8, Graymills T24)

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

Post Cleaning

Several areas of aluminum brushed with nylon bristle brush, several areas of steel parts brushed with stainless steel bristle brush during 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 an Agitating Immersion Washer for a minimum of 1-2 hours or in a Spray-Under Immersion Washer for a minimum of 1 hour