Article From: 1/26/2013 Production Machining
The military chooses DuPont Vertrel solvents for applications including cleaning of electronics and printed circuit boards. It is imperative that parts meet the stringent cleaning requirements of the military because the cost of failure can be very high. These specialty fluids have been used to flush and clean parts used in the manufacturing of rockets and missiles and are a key ingredient in several aerosols that are used in military applications. The company’s specialty fluids are also especially useful for military applications because of their nonflammability, which is critical in such a dangerous environment.