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Wait for it...Ultrasonic power blasts contaminants off this copper part

Posted by Chris Sperry on
September 20, 2016

When you click play on this clip, you won't see anything at first.

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Ultrasonic Cleaning Rescues Componex and Makes Everything Groovy

Posted by Chris Sperry on
September 14, 2016

In manufacturing, problems sometimes seem to gang up. You may be dealing with a process in your plant that's not delivering the results you need, but on top of that, it's also labor intensive and time-consuming, affecting your ability to move product out in a timely manner. Componex found themselves in just such a difficulty, and found the perfect solution was ultrasonic cleaning.

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The proof is in the "before and after"

Posted by Chris Sperry on
September 6, 2016

One of the top advantages of ultrasonic cleaning is its versatility. Virtually any object that can be immersed can be cleaned with ultrasonic cavitation, and narrow recesses are no problem for the microscopic bubbles that act as the cleaning agent.

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Optimization Through Ultrasonics: Precision

Posted by Chris Sperry on
August 30, 2016

Ultrasonic technology has made great strides in multiple industries, the cleaning industry being one of the most successful. The process of ultrasonic cavitation is suitable for a plethora of manufacturing cleaning applications, whether it's decontaminating manufactured products or cleaning the machinery that is used to produce them.

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Ultrasonic Cleaning – The Layman’s Explanation

Posted by Chris Sperry on
August 23, 2016

Ultrasonic Cleaning has been used in a wide range of applications in both science and industry over the last thirty years. In cases where extreme cleanliness is required, ultrasonics have proven to be more effective than mechanical or chemical means. Cleaning with ultrasonics has the distinct advantage of penetrating complex geometries and removing tightly bonded contaminants from a wide variety of surfaces.

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The Importance of a Warranty for Capital Equipment Purchases

Posted by Chris Sperry on
August 15, 2016

I think we can all agree that an expressed, written warranty is a very valuable component to a capital equipment purchase. We need to know that our funds are being well spent and the equipment we are purchasing will be covered for a period of time to be free of defects in workmanship. A warranty is like health insurance, we hope we never need it but when we do we are glad we have it.

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Clean Manufacturing: Three Stories on Greener Solutions in Manufacturing Facilities

Posted by admin on
August 4, 2016

A common concern for many manufacturing plants now is the sort of waste they leave behind. With new laws and regulations, it is important that companies find new and inventive ways to limit the energy and resources they put out, which ultimately turn to waste. While the call for change is slow for many manufacturers, there are certain companies out there that are making great strides in the way their plants operate in order to reduce their wastefulness. There are now many companies that are going “green,” but here are a few examples of the biggest ones that are attempting to make the biggest difference in the way their manufacturing plants function.

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Brass Instruments and the Bacteria That Love Them

Posted by Lisa Serafini on
July 28, 2016

Imagine you are a brass instrument player in a band. You play your instrument to practice at home, in rehearsals, and for concert events. Whether you are a novice player or on a professional level, you play your instrument frequently and you’re putting your mouth on your instrument day after day. You want it to be clean right?

Now imagine that several other people have been using this same instrument before you. Previous players may have tried to clean it themselves, but how clean is it really when you can’t get into bends, nooks, and crannies and really scrub out the instrument? Your instrument is accumulating biological waste over time, not only from you but other people. It’s a gross thought in itself, but potentially harmful to your health as well.

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Benefits of a Clean Manufacturing Plant

Posted by admin on
July 27, 2016

Worried about the efficiency of your manufacturing plant? Maybe there is just some sort of quota you need to meet to make sure every department of your facility is running at its maximum potential. Well, in many ways, the key to an efficient facility is a clean facility. How is that, you ask? Well allow me to explain the simple logic behind cleanliness equaling an upscale in productivity.

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Make Sure to do These Things When Giving Your Firearm an Ultrasonic Cleaning

Posted by Chris Sperry on
July 20, 2016

Of course, using an ultrasonic cleaner is the easiest way to make sure your firearm gets the best cleaning it has ever had, but you want to be careful as well. Following the guidelines below, you will want use your ultrasonic cleaner in the correct manner, otherwise you risk damaging the cleaner or the firearm you are trying to clean. With over 40 years of  knowledge and experience in the industrial ultrasonic cleaning industry at Ultrasonic Power Corporation, the following are highly recommended..

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