TSR #19-A-065

Before
After

Cleaning Trial Summary

 

Improve cleaning performance, automate cleaning process, reduce rework/reject rate

Cleaning Trial Type
Temperature
Aqueous
160°F
Industry
Time Required
Battery Technology
30 minutes
Segment
Substrate
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
Iron, Steel
Soil
Anti-seize, Cutting Fluids, Grease, Grime, Oil, Shop Dirt
Description of Part(s)
Nuts/bolts
Cleaner Used
Machine Used

Ultrasonic Washer (SK Blackstone 6315)

Post Cleaning

Half of the parts were rinsed with fresh water and air pressure dried, followed by being placed in an oven; the other half were air pressure dried with no water rinse

Recommendation to Customer

The ArmaKleen Technical Center recommends using a 5% by volume solution of Bio24 at 160°F in an Ultrasonic bath for a minimum of 30 minutes with no water rinse