In the automobile industry, even the smallest particles on single components can cause malfunctioning. Fuel, lubricant and urea filter systems are particularly vulnerable. Component cleanliness has therefore become a central quality characteristic in the modern manufacturing process, especially when fitting components of various suppliers.
Efficient cleanliness analysis has to begin at the supplier’s already. What are the most important factors for efficient particle analysis? What facilitates the workflow for quality control staff? What challenges does the process environment impose on the analysis system? Read more in Leica Science Lab.