When it comes to industrial parts cleaning, there are many options available to the consumer, from the type of cleaning unit used to whether to use solvents or detergents to break down stubborn grime on objects to be cleaned. Whether to choose solvents or detergents in cleaning is a vital choice that touches on everything from overall effectiveness to environmental impact and workplace safety. [Read more…]
Cleaning industrial parts
Two common industrial cleaning type machines: ultrasonic and agitation washers. In one sense, ultrasonic cleaning is agitation cleaning, just at a microscopic scale. Both kinds of cleaning have their benefits and uses and are used for precision and industrial parts cleaning across industries. [Read more…]
If you polled gun owners, you would probably find that most say one of the most tedious parts of owning a gun is cleaning it. The traditional way involves messy and smelly chemicals and oils, taking apart the weapon, and painstaking scrubbing at each individual part and the inside of the barrel with wire brushes. [Read more…]
3D Printing is one of today’s hottest technologies, enabling anyone from engineers to enthusiasts to create intricate plastic models of just about anything that can be designed by a computer. 3D Printing consists of two types of thermoplastics: ABS and PLA. ABS is a more durable plastic used for the object mold itself, and PLA is used as a mold support, supporting the ABS plastic until it dries. The PLA plastic is then removed to produce the final “printed” object. [Read more…]
You’ve been thinking about, or have already purchased, a brand new ultrasonic cleaner from Omegasonics. You are getting ready to set your first batch of parts to be cleaned, and you realize you just aren’t sure how you should be putting the parts into your cleaner—or maybe you are an old hat, and you want to make sure you are getting the most out of your unit. Don’t worry; it is a common question. The short answer is yes, there are some tricks to ensuring that your parts come away as clean as possible and undamaged. Read on to find out the proper techniques for an ultrasonic parts cleaning.