Wipe cleaning is usually done manually.
Wipe cleaning is best suited for nonrepetitive operations.
Wipe chemicals may be
, or solvent-based.
Wipe materials may be common sponge or cloth or may be a more sophisticated material such as polyvinyl alcohol.
Repetitive use of wiping within a manufacturing process may indicate a possibility for process flow or materials storage improvements.
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Last Update: 29 May 2001