Ultrasonic bath

A forum to show any of your restored or built traditional fishing reels.
User avatar
Match Aerial
Brown Trout
Posts: 1305
Joined: Fri Dec 19, 2014 7:16 pm

Re: Ultrasonic bath

Post by Match Aerial » Wed Dec 06, 2017 7:16 pm

OldTackle wrote:
Tue Dec 05, 2017 11:00 pm
Robbi wrote:
Tue Dec 05, 2017 9:12 pm
We used to use them many many years ago during my apprentiship to clean Rotring draughting ink pens, they worked very well. I know that they are also used for cleaning jewelry.
Same as for cleaning an airbrush for instance.
ù

That's sounds interesting could do with one for that .
Can you explain what your procedure is ?
Thanks

User avatar
OldTackle
Arctic Char
Posts: 1577
Joined: Fri Jan 02, 2015 11:40 pm
Location: Germany

Re: Ultrasonic bath

Post by OldTackle » Wed Dec 06, 2017 9:26 pm

Match Aerial wrote:
Wed Dec 06, 2017 7:16 pm
OldTackle wrote:
Tue Dec 05, 2017 11:00 pm
Robbi wrote:
Tue Dec 05, 2017 9:12 pm
We used to use them many many years ago during my apprentiship to clean Rotring draughting ink pens, they worked very well. I know that they are also used for cleaning jewelry.
Same as for cleaning an airbrush for instance.
ù

That's sounds interesting could do with one for that .
Can you explain what your procedure is ?
Thanks
Hi Gary,

whatever you have to clean - make sure you use the right solvent. Put the solvent in a glass and drop the workpiece in it. Fill the ultrasonic bath with water and place the glass in. Solvent level within the glass should be roughly the same as the baths it is standing in. Dependent on the power of the ultrasonic bath the liquids become hot so don't leave it over night without checking from time to time.

That's pretty much it. :Hat:
< °) >>><( Christopher )><<< (° >

User avatar
Match Aerial
Brown Trout
Posts: 1305
Joined: Fri Dec 19, 2014 7:16 pm

Re: Ultrasonic bath

Post by Match Aerial » Wed Dec 06, 2017 10:23 pm

Thanks Christopher I will get one of those.
Cheers
Gary

Post Reply

Return to “Traditional Reel Building and Restoring”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests