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EMC Participates in U.S. Air Force Study: Parts Washer Comparsion

Oct. 24, 2002: The U.S. Air Force Corrosion Prevention Office (AFCPO) issues a Final Technical Report summarizing the results of a study titled "AQUEOUS PARTS WASHER (APW) FIELD DEMONSTRATION OF NEW AND IMPROVED PARTS CLEANING SYSTEMS". EMC equipment was one of the equipment manufacturers chosen to be included in the parts washer comparison study. Compared against their current automatic parts washing systems, the results achieved by the EMC POWERJET and EMC WATER EATER were quite positive. The following figures were based on a typical one year, average duty usage.

CLEANING

EFFICIENCY:

57.2% IMPROVEMENT

MAN HOUR

(LABOR) SAVINGS:

143 HOURS

PROCESS TIME

REDUCTION:

428 TO 101 HOURS

MAINTENANCE TIME REDUCTION:

340 TO 4 HOURS


Some excerpts from the report:
..the armament shop has been extremely pleased with the performance of the EMC APW to improve their cleaning process."
For price and performance the EMC models are hard to beat.

The full report is available here (Field Demonstration of New and Improved Parts Cleaning Systems) or at the U.S. AIR FORCE Corrosion Prevention & Control Website at AFCPO Home website. Under the PUBLICATIONS tab, go to the Reports section and open "Aqueous Parts Washer (APW) Field Demonstration of New and Improved Parts Cleaning System Report." Information related to the EMC Powerjet Automatic Parts Washer can be found on pages 11, and 19-24 of the report.

Powerjet® Models

Powerjet® 2846Powerjet® 2846 Automatic Parts Washer

  • 28" x 46" tall (other heights available)
  • 50 gallon capacity
  • 13.5 kW 

Powerjet® 4046Powerjet® 4046 Automatic Parts Washer

  • 40" x 46" tall (other heights available)
  • 100 gallon capacity
  • 13.5 kW (optional gas heating)

Powerjet® 5846Powerjet® 5846 Automatic Parts Washer

  • 58" x 46" tall (other heights available)
  • 200 gallon capacity
  • 27 kW or 200,000 BTU gas heat