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Chain Cleaning

Hussman

#22638

Chain Cleaning | 10 December, 2002

Anyone know where you can send wave or oven chains to cleaned?

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steve

#22639

Chain Cleaning | 10 December, 2002

TND Servic Inc. 55 Harvey Road Londonderry NH 03053 603-437-4755 Tom, Dennis or Vickie

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#22658

Chain Cleaning | 11 December, 2002

We use our ultrasonic stencil cleaner.

Before we change the wash solution, we clean pallets, chains, fingers, etc. It does a good job and takes only a few minutes.

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steve

#22664

Chain Cleaning | 11 December, 2002

I've used a wire brush on a drill then rinsed in a bucket of water.

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RDR

#22666

Chain Cleaning | 11 December, 2002

We usually rent a "hotsy" to clean our stuff

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MIke G

#22771

Chain Cleaning | 18 December, 2002

Be careful on how you go about this. Some older wave chains will have anywhere from a bit to lot of lead embedded into the grease. Ive had best luck sending it out to a shop that can hot tank them. Costs about $25 and it comes back all clean and lubed. If you want to rent a steam washer, make sure your not washing all the heavy metals down the drain. Good luck.

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#22784

Chain Cleaning | 18 December, 2002

Good Day,

We have been searching for ways to do this very thing. We have sent them out for cleaning in hot baths, ultrasonics, pressure wash, etc... The chains have come back cleaner than they left but not perfect. At one point, one of our engineers took the chains home, placed them in his self cleaning oven and ran a clean cycle. After the smoke cleared and his wife threatened to divorce him, the chains were clean! We have since purchased a used self cleaning oven and have lived happily ever after. I know this sounds unconventional, but it works.

Hope this helps....

Chris

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