Lubricants, Machinery & Machining Tools

Quaker Chemical Hones in on Metalworking Coolant

December 7, 2011

Chemical Management Services Provide Product Consolidation and Annual Savings CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. - Partnering with a leading automotive manufacturer in the U.S., Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) was charged with reducing metalworking coolant and central system operating costs, and with consolidating the number of metalworking products in the automotive plant. Quaker utilized its Chemical... Read More


Shell's Technical Partnership with Ferrari Accelerates Development of Shell's Premium Lubricants for Everyday Motorists

November 28, 2011

Scuderia Ferrari drivers Fernando Alonso and Felipe Massa will attend the Cocktail Mixology event at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi Shell's longstanding technical partnership with Ferrari - which stretches over 60 years - has been crucial in accelerating the development of its premium range of fuels and lubricants for everyday motorists. Shell revealed that each year over 50 scientists working in Shell... Read More


Bullet Lube Now Available In Less Than 1 LB Quantities

November 28, 2011

Bullet Lube powder for use in vibratory tumblers and as a gun barrel lubricant is now available for sale online. Gun enthusiasts can now order their dry lubricant in as little as 4 oz. Our hexagonal boron nitride powder (bullet lube) for "less than 1 lb" quantities will include a wide mouth screw top jar, with a desiccant. Very convenient for adding small quantities to your tumbler. Make sure the... Read More

Lubricants, Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Systems-Thinking Approach to Tube & Pipe and Metalworking Processes

November 16, 2011

Quaker to exhibit their "front-to-back" solutions for business challenges CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., - Quaker Chemical, the only chemical specialty supplier to the Tube and Pipe industry to offer system-wide expertise, as well as a comprehensive portfolio of processing fluids and coatings, will exhibit at FABTECH 2011 in Chicago. This year, Quaker will be in the South Hall of McCormick Place, Booth No.... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Lubricants, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Systems-Thinking Approach to Tube & Pipe and Metalworking Processes

November 14, 2011

CONSHOHOCKEN, PA - Quaker Chemical, the only chemical specialty supplier to the Tube and Pipe industry to offer system-wide expertise, as well as a comprehensive portfolio of processing fluids and coatings, will exhibit at FABTECH 2011 in Chicago. This year, Quaker will be in the South Hall of McCormick Place, Booth No. 640, to showcase their "front-to-back" approach in helping customers solve... Read More

Green & Clean, Lubricants

Synthetic Drip Oil is certified to NSF/ANSI Standard 60.

October 28, 2011

Meeting NSF/ANSI Standard 60, Ultra-Kleen(TM) Drip Oil is formulated with pharmaceutically pure synthetic base oils with USDA/FDA authorized non-toxic anti-corrosion system. Additives work synergistically with base oils to provide optimal lubrication and corrosion control for water wells, potable water systems, and agricultural irrigation systems. Use of this product helps minimize consumption... Read More


Metalworking Fluid suits operations with poor water conditions.

October 28, 2011

Intended for heavy- to severe-duty machining and grinding operations with poor water quality, CIMPERIAL® 1072D is suitable for use with steels, stainless steels, hardened steels, exotics, and most aluminum alloys, including MIC® 6. Soluble oil offers mix stability in high hardness, high sulfate, and high chloride water conditions. Extreme pressure lubricant also extends tool and wheel life... Read More

Lubricants, Materials & Material Processing, Transportation Industry Products

Dow's UCON(TM) Oil-Soluble Polyalkylene Glycol (OSP) Base Fluid Plays Integral Role with OAK Racing at Petit Le Mans

October 18, 2011

UCON(TM) OSP Base Fluid used in both motor oil and transmission fluid NEW YORK - The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) today announced UCON(TM) Oil-Soluble Polyalkylene Glycol (OSP) Base Fluid played an integral role in the success of OAK Racing during the recent Petit Le Mans. The Petit Le Mans marked the fourth in the Intercontinental Le Mans Cup series for OAK Racing to leverage Dow's UCON(TM)... Read More


Shell Marine Products to Launch New Cylinder Oil Alexia S4, Designed to Help Ship Operators Reduce Lifetime Operating Costs and Complexity

October 4, 2011

SINGAPORE, -- Shell Marine Products (SMP) plans to leverage its pioneering knowledge of two-stroke engine oil stress to launch its latest cutting-edge marine lubricant, Alexia S4. "We pioneered the oil-stress concept and have previously defined it in four-stroke engines. This scientific thinking was then applied to two-stroke engines and oil stress was found to differ between four and two-stroke... Read More

Lubricants, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

PTFE Dispersions in IPA are designed as dry film lubricant.

September 23, 2011

Available as 25%, 15%, and 5% dispersions in isopropyl alcohol (IPA), McLube PTFE (polytetrafluoroethylene) Dry Film Dispersions provide low coefficient of friction and have average particle size of less than 10 microns. Products are chemically inert and can can be applied to metal, plastic, rubber, leather, and fabric surfaces. Thermally stable to 6,150°F, dispersions are supplied as... Read More


CIMTECH® 46C Metalworking Fluid Is Approved by Boeing for Aerospace Manufacturing

September 23, 2011

Cincinnati, Ohio - CIMTECH® 46C Metalworking Fluid, one of CIMCOOL Fluid Technology's extensive line of metalworking fluids, has BOEING approval under BAC 5008REVr - Areas 5 and 6, including titanium alloys. The approval number is BOEING PSD 6-124. CIMTECH 46C is recommended for moderate duty grinding of hard metals such as cobalt, stellite and titanium alloys, including chrome plated and HVOF... Read More


Greasing Equipment in Some of the Most Demanding Environments

September 13, 2011

Shell's newly revamped Gadus grease range is designed to perform even in the hottest, coldest and wettest places on Earth and is used in some of the largest marine applications, fastest trains and biggest mines LONDON, - Shell Lubricants has launched a new, improved range of Shell Gadus greases. The range is designed to meet the challenges of the biggest, fastest and largest equipment in... Read More


Synthetic Fluid Gear Grease is NSF H1 registered.

August 11, 2011

Based on refined synthetic hydrocarbon and special calcium complex soap thickener, Klüberfood NH1 94-6000 is safe for incidental, technically unavoidable food contact. Product provides wear and corrosion protection as well as water resistance. Applied through central lubrication systems, Klüberfood NH1 94-6000 can be used as gear grease for immersion lubrication of toothed and worm gears or... Read More


Synthetic Lubricant complies with FDA and USDA H1 regulations.

August 9, 2011

Compatible with all components of standard rotary compressor systems, PristineFG(TM) is intended for food processors and packagers, beverage bottlers, and pharmaceutical manufacturers. Product provides optimized lubrication at high and low temperature variations and under extreme conditions often found in processing plants. Formulated to provide low volatility and non-foaming characteristics,... Read More


Synthetic Lubricant is used on plastic parts inside cars.

August 9, 2011

Developed for lubrication of plastic parts inside cars, Klübersynth RA 44-702 mechanically dampens and reduces noise of slowly moving parts. Fully synthetic, high-viscosity grease does not contain any silicone, has no odor, and can be used for plastic/plastic and plastic/metal material pairings. Resistant to abrasion, product helps reduce oscillation, noise, and vibration. It has been tested... Read More


Adhesive Chain Lubricant inhibits corrosion, reduces load stress.

August 5, 2011

Available in 16 oz aerosol can, TAC 2(TM) bonds to chain/wear surfaces to keep them in peak operating condition by reducing friction and wear that causes metal fatigue. Included tackifier enables lubricant to cling to metal surfaces without increasing viscosity, while formula penetrates and thoroughly coats vital chain pin and bushing areas. Operating effectively in temperatures to 350°F... Read More

Lubricants, Materials & Material Processing

Fuel/Oil Additive completely removes engine carbon deposits.

August 4, 2011

When added to fuel, CRC® MOTOR TREATMENT cleans fuel injectors, carburetor jets, intake valves, and pistons. It also lubricates upper cylinders, cures hesitation and pings, and restores power and pick-up. When added to oil, multitasking additive liquefies built-up gum and varnish and releases carbon deposits. It cleans sticky valve lifters, piston rings, and PCV systems slowly, during vehicle... Read More


AeroShell Ascender Marks Successful Flight Operations with TAM Airlines

July 28, 2011

Innovative lubricant formulation developed by Shell provides key performance benefits for aviation customers Shell Aviation's High Performance Capability (HPC) turbine engine oil - AeroShell Ascender has reached yet another milestone in the aviation industry with successful commercial flight operations with the main Brazilian airliner, TAM Airlines. The inaugural flight took off on December 2,... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Green & Clean, Lubricants, Materials & Material Processing

Cleaner/Lubricant/Penetrant features green formulation.

June 16, 2011

Used to loosen frozen/rusted parts or as mold release, EcoLine® CLP maximizes life of machine parts by reducing friction and wear in addition to providing corrosion protection. USDA certified biobased product is non-flammable, non-toxic, and freeze stable and can be removed with common detergents. Safe for use on all metals and most plastics, multifunctional cleaner/lubricant/penetrant (CLP)... Read More