TSR #18-P-007

Before
After

Cleaning Trial Summary

 

Eliminate use of outside stripping vendor

Cleaning Trial Type
Temperature
Calcium and Paint
160°F
Industry
Time Required
Engineering
8-12 hours
Segment
Substrate
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
Steel
Soil
Unknown Paint
Description of Part(s)
Paint hooks
Cleaner Used
Machine Used
  • Agitating Immersion Washer (Graymills T12, Graymills T24, SK Model 81.8)
  • Ultrasonic Washer (SK Blackstone 6315)
Post Cleaning

Several areas (bent areas of hooks) were lightly brushed with a 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 160°F in an Agitating Immersion Washer (Model 81.8) for a minimum of 8-12 hours or a 100% by volume solution of ArmaKleen™ Paint and Ink Remover at 160°F in an Ultrasonic Washer for 12 hours