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    • Typical Solvent Cleaning Stages Typical Solvent Cleaning Stages

      Start to finish cleaning in 7 minutes

      1. Part is lowered into immersion sump with ultrasonic agitation & cleaned for around 5 minutes.
      2. Part is raised into vapour zone, and held for 1 minute.
      3. Part moves to freeboard zone, allowing solvent to evaporate and return to sump.
      4. Part emerges clean and completely dry.

      Total elapsed time to finished part: 7 Minutes.

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    • Typical Aqueous Cleaning Stages Typical Aqueous Cleaning Stages

      Start to finish cleaning in can take more than twice as long than solvent alternative

      1. Part is immersed in hot cleaning solution agitated by ultrasonics for 5 minutes. Depending on soil may require the addition of rust inhibitors.
      2. Part is immersed in first rinse tank for 3 minutes.
      3. Part is immersed in second rinse tank for 3 minutes.
      4. Part is held in drying chamber to evaporate water for 5 minutes.

      Total elapsed time to finished part: 16 Minutes

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