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Cleaning aluminium or stainless steel plastic injection moulds

Recommended cleaning and drying process (for a high quality finish)

cleaning plastic injection moulds
1 2 3 * 4 5 6
RODASTEL 2010 Tap water rinse ACID CLEANER No3 Tap water rinse DI water rinse Air drying
Conc: 50-150 g/l
Temp: 50-65°C
Time: 2-3 min
Conc: 5-10%
Temp: 20-30°C
Time: 1-5 min

* Neutralisation needed

Removing grinding compounds from steel and stainless steel

Recommended cleaning and drying process (for a high quality finish)

Grinding Compound Removal from steel
Conditioning Finishing
1 2 3 * 4 5 6
ACID CLEANER No3 Tap water rinse GALVEX 17:30 N Tap water rinse Cascade Hot air drying
Conc: 3-5%
Temp: 30-40°C
Time: 2-3 min
Conc: 2%
Temp: 50°C
Time: 2-3 min
Demi water Demi water

* Temporary film on steel

Removing oils from all metals (for precision mechanical parts)

Spot and tarnish free process for automatic plant

oil removal for all metals
1 * Cleaning Finishing
2 3 4 5 6 7
DECOSPRAY TM GALVEX 17:30 N GALVEX 17:30 N Tap water rinse Tap water rinse 2 mins Demi water with LIFT OUT Air drying
Conc: 5-10%
Temp: 60-70°C
Time: 3-4 min
Conc: 4%
Temp: 70°C
Time: 3-5 min
Conc: 2%
Temp: 70°C
Time: 3-5 min

* An oil separator is necessary for perfect results.
** Use NANOCLEAN 95 in case of large quantities of oil to eliminate without oil separator.

Removing oils from all metals (for micromechanicsm with blind holes)

Recommended cleaning and drying process (closed plant vacuum, continuous distillation)

Oil Removal Blind Holes and Micro Mechanics
Oil Removing
RUBIFIN No4
Conc: 100%
Temp: 30-50°C
Time: 3-10 min

Removing oils from circular saws

Recommended cleaning and drying process (prior to vacuum metalisation P.V.D))

Oil Removal Circular Saws Sensitive Steel
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
GALVEX 17:30 N GALVEX 17:30 N Tap water rinse 3 min Di water rinse 30" FINISH AID SUP.7 Di water rinse 2.6 μS 15" Di water rinse 0.2 μS 15" Hot air drying 80°C
Conc: 5%
Temp: 70°C
Time: 5 min
Conc: 2%
Temp: 60°C
Time: 3 min
Conc: 0.2%
Temp: 20°C *
Time: 90 min

* Make up the bath 'step 5' with demineralised water

Removing polishing compounds and oils from sensitive steel (20AP) in the watch and clock industry

Recommended cleaning and drying process (without any corrosion)

oil removal from sensitive steels
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
GALVEX 17:30 N GALVEX 17:30 N Tap water rinse 3 min GALVEX 17.89 SUPRA Di water rinse 30°C Di water rinse 0.2 μS 15" Di water rinse Hot air drying 80°C
Conc: 5%
Temp: 70°C
Time: 3-5 min
Conc: 4%
Temp: 65°C
Time: 3-5 min
Conc: 3%
Temp: 60°C
Time: 3-5 min

Removing polishing compounds from Brass, Zinc die casting, Aluminium and Silver in the watch and clock industry

Spot and tarnish free process for automatic plant

Polishing Compound Removal from Brass Aluminium silver
Cleaning Finishing
1 2 3 4 * 5 6 7
GALVEX 18:01 GALVEX 18:01 Tap water rinse 2 min SUPER HELIT IC Tap water rinse 2 min Demi water with LIFT OUT Air drying
Conc: 3-5%
Temp: 70°C
Time: 3-5 min
Conc: 2-4%
Temp: 70°C
Time: 3-5 min
Conc: 2-3%
Temp: 50-60°C
Time: 3-5 min

* Prepare solution with demi. water

Removing polishing compounds from Orthopaedic implants

Recommended cleaning and drying process (for a high quality finish)

Polishing Compound Removal From Orthopaedic Implants
Conditioning Finishing
1 2 3 4 * 5 6 7
GALVEX 18:01 GALVEX 18:01 Tap water rinse NGL 17.40 P.SP Tap water rinse Cascade Hot air drying
Conc: 3-5%
Temp: 70°C
Time: 2-3 min
Conc: 2-3%
Temp: 70°C
Time: 2-3 min
Conc: 20 g/l
Temp: 50°C
Time: 2-3 min
Demi water Demi water

* NGL 17.40 P.SP non pulverulent

Prior to solvent drying Electroplating for GLASS - METAL (with blind holes)

Recommended cleaning and drying process (for a high quality finish)

Prior to Solvent Drying after Electroplating For Glass and Metal with Blind Holes
Ultrasonic preparing bath for aqueous cleaning Tap water rinse Fluid T.G.V Drying - Finishing
Solvent Drying
Tempered Forane Satured vapour zone
Water Forane or Vertrel

Cleaning of Wafers

Recommended cleaning and drying process (for a high quality finish)

Wafer Cleaning Process
Conditioning Finishing
1 2 3 4 5 6 Hot air drying
GALVEX 17:30 SUP GALVEX 17:30 SUP   SUPER HELIT IC   Cascade
Conc: 5%
Temp: 50°C
Time: 5 min
Conc: 3%
Temp: 50°C
Time: 5 min
Tap water rinse Conc: 3%
Temp: 60°C
Time: 2-3 min
Tap water rinse Demi water Demi water