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Processor Cleaner Specialities


Cleaning solution for positive thermal plate processors. Pro 1 x 20 Litre: Art.code P745Q

Processor Cleaner is an acidic cleaning agent for processors. Although developed for use in processor used in conjunction
with :Energy Elite plates. Processor Cleaner can also be used in most standard processors. AGFA strongly recommends to use
Processor Cleaner, because other products could damage plate coating, rollers, pumps or pipes.

Working instructions Remarks


Drain the old developer if applicable, empty filter housing and
Cleaning transport rollers:
remove filters.
The rollers must not be cleaned with metal
Rinse the developer station with water.
brushes, sharp tools (knifes, cutters, scrapers) or
Remove the brushes or plush rollers from the developer station. steel-wool, because this damages the surface
Because residues from coating or cleaning agents may lead to and leads to poor development behaviour of
a bad plate developing, brushes and plush rollers should be the processor.
cleaned thoroughly in a sink under flowing water.
Replace all transport rollers and fill the developer station up to Cleaning bristle brushes (e.g. Autolith LDT, G&J
the normal level with the cleaning solution. Raptor...):
The cleaning of the bristle brushes should be
Activate circulation and transport for about 30 minutes and, if
possible, heat the cleaning solution to 30 C. done with water in a suitable sink. The brushes
must not be dried lying on their bristles as this
Depending on the processor type this may require frequent plate
will flatten the bristles.
feeding to activate the input sensor.
Clean the transport rollers (using e.g. a sponge). Cleaning plush rollers (e.g. Autolith TP, ...):
Drain the cleaning solution if applicable, also empty filter A thorough cleaning should be made with
housing. water in a suitable sink. If the plush cover is
Remove the remaining residues and deposits, especially on the not fixed securely on the roller core then please
heating element, with jet of water or brush and sponge. tighten it properly
Rinse the tank and the transport rollers thoroughly with water
and then fill the developer section to the normal level with
Safety
water. Activate circulation and transport for about 5 minutes to
remove residues of cleaning solution from the pump circuits. Read MSDS before using this product.
Drain the water if applicable, also empty filter housing.
If the transport rollers are not properly clean, remove them and Storage
clean them with cleaning solution and a sponge in a sink. Store at room temperatures in a dry, well
Then rinse them thoroughly with water again. ventilated area.
Install all transport rollers and brushes. Keep away from heat and direct sunlight.
The plush rollers should ideally be dry. Keep the containers closed.
Depending on processor and tank volume, fill the tank with Shelf life: 36 months from date of manufacture.
enough fresh developer or replenisher to enable circulation.
Then activate circulation and transport for about 5 minutes to Waste
remove and neutralise the residues of cleaning solution and Collect if possible, send to authorized disposal
water from the pump circuits and pipes. centres, in accordance with local and national
Wet also the brushes or plush rollers thoroughly with this fresh regulations.
developer.
After draining, empty filter housing and fit new filters.
Fill the processor with fresh developer up to the normal level.

The information given in this leaflet is considered to be reliable and is provided in good faith but without guarantee.
Specifications subjects to change without notice.
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