This Product Finder recommends critical cleaning products using three basic questions. It helps visitors sort through the thousands of possible MicroCare cleaning products to get you to a reasonable starting point. But critical cleaning is a very complex and subtle process, with many chemical, thermodynamic, economic, ergonomic and regulatory factors. Contact MicroCare for a more complete review of your unique situation.

 

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    • VOC-Free Flux Remover — UltraClean™

      This unique siloxane-based defluxer cleans great, has almost no aroma and is very affordable. It beats the cleaning power of more expensive blends. Great on fluxes, coatings. Flammable. Zero VOCs. Ultra-low GWP. Halogen-free

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    • Vertrel™ XP10 Drying Specialty Fluid

      This drying fluid removes small amounts of water from complex shapes or tight spaces, such as under tight-fitting PCB components or cleaning inside parts with blind holes. It leaves the surfaces clean, dry and residue-free. (Note: For removing large amounts of water, ask MicroCare about “XSI”.)

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    • Vertrel™ XF Particulate Rinse

      Vertrel™ XF is a super-mild, nonflammable, fluorinated solvent engineered for rinsing away insoluble ultra-fine particulates — even to the submicron range — from metal, glass, ceramics and hard plastics. The fluid also dissolves most esters, ketones, ethers and the lower alcohols (methanol, ethanol and isopropanol)

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    • Vertrel™ SFR Specialty Fluid

      This is one of the best-selling choices from MicroCare and is excellent electronics cleaner optimized for vapor degreasing. It excels at removing high-temperature lead-free fluxes/pastes. It also has excellent solvency power for a wide range of both organic and ionic soils. Low surface tension. Nonflammable

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    • Vertrel™ SDG Degreaser

      This should be your cleaner of choice when maximum cleaning power is needed. Highly effective on oils, greases, waxes, hydraulic fluids and even silicone residues. It has low toxicity, zero ozone depletion impact and a low global warming potential and is a great replacement for trichloroethylene (TCE) and n-propyl bromide (nPB) in applications where maximum cleaning power is needed

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    • Vertrel™ MCA Oxygen System Cleaning Fluid (Bulk)

      This is medium-strength, fast-drying, nonflammable degreaser optimized for cleaning gaseous and/or liquid oxygen systems. Removes oil, grease, particulate, fingerprints and grime from complex tubes, pumps, filters, gauges and associated devices. Safe on metal, most plastic, glass and ceramics

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    • Vertrel™ MCA Oxygen System Cleaner (Aerosol)

      This cleaner is a powerful aerosol degreaser used to clean gaseous and liquid oxygen system components. It also is an excellent degreaser for fluorocarbon-based lubes. Its offers enhanced solvency for easy cleaning of tubes, gauges, pumps, filters and valves, all of which can entrap contaminants. Available in aerosol packaging for convenient benchtop cleaning

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    • Versatile Presaturated Cleaning Wipes

      These are a popular surface cleaning liquids packaged with super-strong lint-free wipes in sturdy, self-closing, re-useable tubs. Five different “flavors” are available. Super-convenient, with a self-closing lid that extends shelf-life. Safe on electronics, cables, stencils and work areas. Money-saving refills available

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    • Universal Flux Remover

      New! This is a totally new type of cleaning fluid, only from MicroCare. It is a highly effective, medium-strength, nonflammable, planet-friendly PCB cleaner. Key benefit: ultra-low Global Warming Potential (GWP) of only 1! No aroma. Ozone-safe. People-safe. REACH compliant. VOC exempt. Available ONLY in aerosol.

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    • Universal Contact Cleaner

      Nonflammable plastic-safe electronics rinse for PCBs. Flushes insoluble particulate and lint from motors, relays, keyboards, connectors, cables, tuners, power supplies, switches. Unique in that is has an ultra-low GWP — good for the planet! No residues, instant drying. A MicroCare exclusive

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    • TidyPen™ Label Remover

      The pocket-sized TidyPen™ cleaner is a huge time-saver. It easily dissolves ANYTHING sticky — tape residues, labels, adhesives, stickers, Kapton® residues; it removes chewing gum from the floor, tar from your car and corrosion from PCBs. ESD-safe. Unbreakable. Spill-proof. Not available in California

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    • Tergo™ Metal Cleaning Fluid

      This is a very aggressive, very versatile, low GWP metal cleaner engineered for metal stampings, forgings, castings and cleaning parts during maintenance. It is very stable and easy to use. With a very high Kb value (high cleaning strength) the product is extremely effective on heavy greases, oils, waxes and binding agents. Also: F-gas compliant

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    • Tergo™ High Performance Flux Remover

      This solvent product delivers high-quality PCB cleaning with a very low GWP. It has a very high Kb value (strong cleaner) for the best results. Excellent at preventing “white residues” (or removing them if they have formed). This product is the optimal choice for PCBs carrying a mix of different fluxes and solder pastes. Nonflammable

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    • Tergo™ Chlorine-Free Cleaning Fluid

      This is a proprietary, very aggressive, high-temperature (above 80˚C ) cleaning fluid that (unusually) has excellent materials compatibility. The name says it all — this cleaning product does not contain trans-dichlorethylene or any other chlorine-carrying ingredients. It is engineered for standard vapor degreasers. This product is particularly helpful at meeting compliance, efficacy and economic requirements

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    • Streak-Free Glass Cleaner

      Powerful foaming cleaner for general industrial surface cleaning. Use on workbenches, mats, tools, equipment, plastic dials, gauges, oscilloscopes, even automotive & aircraft windshields. High-purity. No residues. Light foaming action for easy cleaning without runs and drips

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    • Stencil Wiping Rolls for Automated Stencil Printers

      Exact replacements to all of the standard MPM, DEK, Ekra, Panasonic and other brands of stencil rolls; same length, same core, but featuring the unique MicroWipe™ FP fabric for fine-pitch stencils. No solvents used during cleaning which saves money, time and boosts yield. Clean better, buy fewer rolls

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    • Reflow Oven Cleaner

      Powerful cleaner in refillable pump-spray that attacks burned-on fluxes and pastes. Ideal for cleaning ovens, pallets, conveyors, baffles, heaters, chains, gears, housings. Cuts cleaning time 50% but improves results. Strong cleaning but safe for people. Extremely affordable

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    • Optixx™ Lens and Instrument Cleaner

      This optical cleaning kit delivers high-performance cleaning on all optical systems, such as TV cameras, telescopes, microscopes, lenses, flat-screen displays, diffraction gratings, mirrors, prisms, solar cells, laser hardware and scientific instruments. Easily removes dust, fingerprints, soot, and lint. Eliminates static. Will not attack chromatic coatings

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    • Optical Grade Dust & Particle Remover

      This product delivers a high-pressure blast of ultra-pure gas to blow dust from instrument enclosures, keyboards, racks and cable access points. Leaves no residues. Cleans dust and grit from inaccessible areas. Nonflammable for safety

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    • Opteon® Sion™/SF79 Speciality Fluid

      Opteon® Sion™/SF79 Speciality Fluid is the newest degreasing innovation from the experts at Chemours. It is powerful, safe, nonflammable and environmentally-friendly. With a Kb value of 103, it offers exceptional cleaning on a wide range of contaminants. Environmentally-speaking, this is a long-term answer for many critical applications

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    • No-Clean Flux Remover — VeriClean™

      Your best choice for cleaning “no-clean” fluxes and pastes. Also removes silicone-based conformal coatings, inks and adhesives. Dries fast. Low aroma. No residues. ESD-safe. Very safe for people. VOC exempt. Ozone-safe. Very low GWP to protect the planet

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    • MicroCare® SSF Smoothing Station Fluid

      The MicroCare SSF Smoothing Fluid is used to remove surface irregularities in acrylic, ABS and polycarbonate thermoplastic components produced by additive manufacturing (3D printing). This improves the surface finish of the parts without the time and cost of traditional manufacturing techniques

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    • MicroCare® HDS Heavy Duty Degreasing Solvent

      This is a popular, versatile, medium-strength vapor degreasing fluid used to remove organic residues such as cutting oils, stamping oils, waxes, heavy greases, gear and lubricating oils, hydraulic fluids, vacuum oils and mineral oils. Overall, less aggressive solvent than some older fluids, which offers advantages when working with fragile materials, coatings and elastomers

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    • MicroCare® CMS Specialty Defluxing Solvent

      MicroCare CMS Specialty Defluxing Solvent is the industry’s best-selling medium-strength electronics cleaner on the market today. It is specifically engineered for fast, consistent and economical cleaning vapor degreasers. It removes rosin-based fluxes and some OA fluxes from electronic assemblies. A versatile cleaner, it also can be used for degreasing metal parts, ceramics, and/or some plastics. It is very stable, has a broad materials compatibility, almost no aroma, a very good health-and-safety profile and is very competitively priced. Can be used to replace HCFC-141b and HCFC-225.

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    • MicroCare® CCA General Purpose Degreaser

      This is a light-duty cleaner which removes light organic residues in applications where maximum materials compatibility is important. It is commonly selected in metal finishing and optics, when a broad compatibility with a variety of substrates is required. It also can be used for gaseous oxygen (GOX) systems

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    • MicroCare Ink Remover

      This is a specialty cleaner removes permanent, “solvent-resistant” acetate-based inks which can be very difficult to remove. This is a unique two-fluid cleaning process used in a single machine (a boil solvent and a rinse solvent)

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    • Lint-Free Flat Wipes

      MicroCare® offers lint-free wipes in many different sizes, textures, packages and grades to get you the perfect answer to your specific needs. These high purity, non-shredding wipes are perfect for benchtop cleaning, equipment maintenance and SMT stencils

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    • Lead-Free Flux Remover — PowerClean™

      The world’s strongest nonflammable defluxer, optimized for lead-free solders and pastes, also happens to be the least expensive product in its class.Stops white residues! Flushes away fluxes, oils, inks, acrylic coatings. Instant drying. No aroma. Not plastic-safe

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    • Heavy-Duty Flux Remover — SuprClean™

      This strong, nonflammable precision cleaner is your best choice for rosin-based, high-temperature hi-rel solders. Removes acrylic coatings. Also — Excellent degreaser. Dries instantly. No residues. Almost no aroma. Test on plastics. Ozone-safe. Medium GWP. Medium VOC. TriggerGrip™ and StatZAP™ compatible.

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    • General Purpose Flux Remover

      A medium-strength, medium-priced, highly versatile PCB cleaner. Suitable for all types of electronics and ceramic hybrids. Removes most flux residues (even water-based fluxes and some lead-free fluxes) as well as oils, grease and inks. Nonflammable. No rinsing. Safe on most plastics

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    • General Purpose Dust Remover

      The industry’s benchmark precision duster in tool-kit sized aerosol. Widely used in PCB test and repair. The clean, nonflammable, high-pressure blast blows dust, lint and grit from keyboards, optics, machinery and circuitry. Nonflammable. No residues. Not StatZAP™ compatible.

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    • Fiber Optic Cleaning Fluid

      This is a nonflammable fluid is optimized for cleaning fiber optic connectors. Ultra-pure, fast-drying, spill-proof. Completely removes dust, dirt, fingerprints, moisture and dissipates static. It works far better than alcohol. More than 650++ cleanings per bottle

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    • CleanWipe™ 90 for the Benchtop

      These are optical-grade, lint-free wipes made from cloth, not paper, and engineered for use on bare fiber before splicing and also for cleaning fiber optic jumpers. They make “wet-dry” cleaning simple and cost-effective. No glues or cellulose. Extremely affordable

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    • CleanClicker™ Cassette End-Face Cleaner

      This simple, low-cost, high-quality cassette cleans SC duplex, FC, ST, LC duplex and unmated jumper assemblies, plus female MPO assemblies. Optimized for carrier networks, enterprise applications and field installation kits. Replaces expensive “cartridge” cleaning tools, and generally lowers the cost-per-clean 50-80%.

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    • CleanClicker® Click-to-Clean Tools

      Sticklers™ best-selling click-to-clean tools are available in four sizes. Fast, convenient cleaning that’s gentle on the end-face. Cleans both unmated connectors and connectors still in their adapters. Get the lowest cost-per-cleaning; these tools save time and money without sacrificing performance

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    • CleanBlast™ HFE-Based Cleaning Fluid

      This is the official cleaning fluid for the VIAVI Solutions CleanBlast™ cleaning systems. This fluid is packaged toVIAVI specifications, with the correct bottle and the proper chemistry, and is VIAVI factory-approved. It is a fast-drying, nonflammable fluid which removes dust, lint, polishing grit, oil and fingerprints

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    • Bromothane® S Degreaser

      This is the highly-affordable, best-selling nPB formulation from MicroCare. Super-strong, it easily removes organics, ionics, particulates, fingerprints, fluxes, lubricating oils, cutting oils, adhesives, resins, greases, waxes and buffing compounds. This cleaner replaces all chlorinated solvents, HCFC-141b, HCFC-225 and more

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    • Bromothane® R Defluxer

      This is an exceptional circuit cleaner engineered for vapor degreasing. This product easily replaces Lenium ES, Envirotech, Solvon and Ensolv products, and nPB-based circuit cleaners from other vendors. Companies converting to Bromothane® R will find the transition easy, without the hassles of a complex requalification

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    • Aqueous Stencil Cleaner Fluid

      This is a versatile general purpose surface cleaner which is very safe for the skin. Great on SMT stencils, pallets and frames, but also use it around work areas, tools, and machinery, even the plastic housings of all sorts of devices. Safe on metals, plastics, elastomers. Non-foaming. Nonflammable, no aroma. Great value

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    • Alcohol-Enhanced Flux Remover — ProClean™

      This economical defluxer is a mix of three water-free alcohols, for surprisingly strong PCB cleaning at the lowest cost. Use on almost all fluxes, even “no-cleans.” Mil-spec and MIL-STD-2000 approved. Plastic-safe. Slow-drying. Ozone-safe. Low GWP

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