ANAHEIM CA — February 2015 — Aqua Klean Systems, a leading provider of advanced PCB cleaning equipment, announces that it has been awarded a 2015 NPI Award in the category of Cleaning Equipment for its Typhoon T-8 Chemistry Zero-Discharge Cleaner. The award was presented to the company during a Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015 ceremony that took place at the San Diego Convention Center during the IPC APEX EXPO.

The Typhoon T-8 Chemistry Cleaner is the most innovative way to efficiently clean RMA, no-clean and water soluble (OA) fluxes. It incorporates an adjustable chemical injection pump to assist in maintaining a stable chemical wash concentration. The T-8 integrates a 15 horsepower wash pump with a combination of flooding and high-pressure wash for optimum impingement cleaning of PCBs. The dynamic air blow-off design allows for a water free zero-discharge chemical isolation.


Standard features of the T-8 include: a standard 24″ usable belt, 15 horsepower wash pump, 10 horsepower chemical isolation turbine blower with top and bottom air knives. The T-8 also features an industrial touch screen interface for simple process control. The T-8 is equipped with the industry’s safest drop-in immersion heater, quick adjustable pressure valves, stainless steel plumbing and front maintenance doors for easy-to-access components.


Premiering in 2008, the NPI Awards program is an annual celebration of product excellence in electronics surface mount assembly. Premier products based on the finest examples of creative advancement in technology are chosen by a distinguished panel of industry experts.