Key Considerations for Choosing a Cutting Fluid

The Importance of the Right Cutting FluidSelecting the right cutting fluid is extremely important. Large amounts of heat are generated during the metal machining phase due to friction. To counteract this, cutting fluid is needed as it is designed specifically to act...

Grease 101: What Makes a Good Thickener?

Grease is made up of three important components:GREASE = Base Oil + Thickener + Additives With the influx of new technology, it is extremely important to understand what you are putting in your machinery to ensure you get the right results. Our series of grease 101...

Grease or Oil? Which Lubricant Should I be Using?

Grease or Oil?Many operators proclaim that they prefer oil over grease. However, then again, there are those who advocate grease above all else. In actuality, both trains of thought are backed by compelling arguments. It seems that for every point in support of each...

Industrial Gear Lubricants

Industrial vs. Automotive Lubricants As we have seen, lubricants are used to reduce the friction that occurs between surfaces in moving parts. One of the biggest misconceptions that are made is that lubricants are the same because they perform a similar function, but...

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