Cutting Fluids

Lubricants, Machinery & Machining Tools

Biostable Coolant eliminates need for tankside biocides.

February 10, 2016

Developed for use in machine shops and industrial metalworking facilities, Shur Cool® 4055 is formulated to provide corrosion control, rust protection, and lubricity, all while naturally inhibiting microbial growth. Heavy-duty, semi-synthetic metalworking fluid enables machining centers to do without tankside biocide systems and their resultant odors, dermal irritation, and associated labor. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Chlorine-Free Emulsion delivers optimized surface finish.

December 18, 2015

Delivering optimized lubricity, TRIM® E925 handles difficult machining operations, even in most demanding materials used in aerospace manufacturing, including titanium and aluminum alloys, exotics, stainless, and high tensile-strength steels. Multi alloy coolant provides stain and corrosion resistance and leaves soft residual film to protect machine tools and chucks. In addition, product prevents sticky ways and rinses off for easy parts cleanup. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Green & Clean

Semisynthetic Coolant meets aerospace specifications.

December 2, 2015

Free of chlorine, triazine, formaldehyde releasers, phenols, boron, DCHA, and secondary amines, TRIM® MicroSol® 590XT Microemulsion Coolant protects and prevents corrosion on sensitive alloys, including aerospace and nuclear materials. Non-staining, environmentally friendly product optimizes sump life and tooling; is low foaming for demanding high-pressure, high volume applications; and provides optimized combination of cooling and lubricity to machining applications. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Comprehensive Fluid Solutions for Tube & Pipe Manufacturers

November 9, 2015

Quaker Chemical presents versatile options for pipe manufacturing at FABTECH 2015 CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. - Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR, "Quaker") expands the breadth of their QUAKERCOOL® 700 series platform with threading process fluid offerings for the mechanical, structural, and OCTG tube and pipe applications:     --  QUAKERCOOL® 730 TP for standard threading     -- ... Read More

Lubricants, Machinery & Machining Tools

Unist Announces New Addition to Its Coolube® Line of Advanced Cutting Lubricants

August 12, 2015

Coolube® 2210AL is specially formulated for use on aluminum Grand Rapids, MI — Unist, Inc. ( Unist has expanded its line of MQL lubricants with a new oil specifically formulated for use with aluminum. Like all of Unist’s fluids, Coolube® 2210AL is derived from natural vegetable oils, is machinist and environmentally friendly, and there... Read More

Lubricants, Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Soluble Oils provide alternative for metalworking coolants.

July 9, 2015

Demonstrating characteristics suited for machining and grinding applications, MECAGREEN products are formulated with blend of synthetic vegetable esters. Properties help extend tooling and sump life and reduce consumption while also promoting cutting performance without use of chlorine, DEA, DCHA, formaldehyde, or silicones. Residue ensures windows, tables, tool holders, and parts stay clean, and transparent color provides clear visibility of cutting processes during operations. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

TRIM MicroSol 690XT Receives Pratt & Whitney Approval: PMC 9293

June 23, 2015

Perrysburg, Ohio — Master Chemical Corporation is very pleased to announce that TRIM® MicroSol® 690XT has gained the Pratt and Whitney approval PMC 9293 for contact with gas turbine engine parts made from steels, stainless steels, nickel-based alloys, cobalt-based alloys, aluminum, magnesium, titanium, and titanium alloys. MicroSol 690XT is a high-lubricity, low-foam premium semisynthetic... Read More

Lubricants, Machinery & Machining Tools, Paints & Coatings

High Performance Coolant for the Pipe Threading Process

February 27, 2015

Quaker Chemical gains efficiencies on tooling costs and solves coating incompatibilities with QUAKERCOOL® 750 TP CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., – For many pipe manufacturers, annual threading tool costs can be ten times or more than the annual costs of the coolant. Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR), the only "front to back" chemical specialty supplier to the Tube and Pipe industry, addressed... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Bombardier Approves QualiChem Water-Based Cutting Fluid

February 9, 2015

SALEM, Va. – QualiChem has recently received full Bombardier approval for XTREME CUT 250C. The Bombardier approval, BAMS 569-001, includes Classes A, C and D for lubricants and coolants. The approval certifies that XTREME CUT 250C meets Bombardier’s standards of quality and reliability. In addition to Bombardier, XTREME CUT 250C has also been approved by Boeing to the BAC 5008... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Roberts Oxygen Starts Distributing LubeCorp's GreenCut Plasma

November 28, 2014

Roberts Oxygen, a leading distributor of compressed, medical and specialty gases, welding equipment in the US Mid-Atlantic Region, starts distributing LubeCorp's GreenCut Plasma Arc Water-Table Fluid used as a treatment for CNC plasma arc cutting systems. This is a natural fit for both companies and Roberts Oxygen joins a growing list of compressed gases distributors reselling GreenCut... Read More

Lubricants, Machinery & Machining Tools

Metalworking Coolants address tube and pipe industry needs.

November 12, 2014

Comprising mineral oil-free metalworking fluids, QUAKERCOOL® 700 Series works with multiple substrates and integrates with upstream chemistries and downstream protective coatings. QUAKERCOOL® SUPER HYDRO 720/730 TP/750 TP, offering such benefits as lubrication, short-term corrosion protection, clean rinsing, and wide water quality tolerance, can all be used in hydrotesting, roll forming process, and thread cutting operations. Synthetic oil-free microemulsions resist microbiological growth. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Lubricants, Machinery & Machining Tools, Green & Clean

Straight Oils suit severe cutting and grinding operations.

September 12, 2014

Derived from carefully selected vegetable base stocks, and augmented to provide optimized viscosity, lubricity, and oxidative stability, EQO-MAX Series is developed for severe cutting and grinding on stainless steels, titanium, and other exotic alloys in demanding industrial sectors like aerospace parts and medical devices. Oils totally eliminate foaming when running in high-pressure coolant delivery systems at 1,000 psi or higher. Read More

Lubricants, Machinery & Machining Tools

QualiChem to Showcase Premium Foam-Free High-Pressure Metalworking Fluids at IMTS 2014

June 23, 2014

SALEM, Va. – QualiChem will feature its premium cutting and grinding fluids for high-pressure applications at IMTS 2014, in Chicago, Sept. 8-13. QualiChem’s XTREME series of premium metalworking fluids have been formulated to overcome the problems that often occur with high-pressure fluid delivery systems. These fluids are designed to: Eliminate foaming Minimize downtime and maximize... Read More

HVAC, Machinery & Machining Tools

Non-Foaming Coolant enhances metal and alloy machining.

June 20, 2014

Used for machining and grinding of ferrous and non-ferrous metals, WS 8800 clear, blue, chlorine-free coolant is formulated with bio-resistant additive technology to control bacteria and fungus and eliminate odors. Non-sticky formulation protects against fouling valves and switches, while non-foaming characteristics suit high-pressure CNC machining. Also, coolant offers rust and corrosion protection for inner workings of machine tool and rejects tramp oil for facilitated skimming. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Through Hole Coolant Taps offer heightened wear resistance.

April 16, 2014

Available in 3 versions that are suitable for large batch sizes and mass production, Prototex® HP-P Series is targeted at steel applications from 600-1250 N/mm².  Prototex HP-P (1) has HSS-E-PM substrate and TiCN coating and is particularly effective in unstable conditions. HP-P (2), featuring HSS-E substrate with TiCNX coating, delivers high tool life under normal conditions. With HSS-E-PM substrate and TiCNX coating, HP-P (3) provides optimal tool life under good conditions. Read More

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

Quaker to Exhibit Their "Front-to-Back" Solutions for the Tube & Pipe Industry at Tube Dusseldorf 2014

April 8, 2014

CONSHOHOCKEN, PA – Quaker Chemical Corporation (KWR), 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 Tube 2014 on April 7 – 11 in Düsseldorf, Germany. Quaker will be in Hall 5, Stand E26, to showcase their "front-to-back" approach for integrated fluid... Read More

Lubricants, Machinery & Machining Tools

BTM Corporation Reduces Coolant Usage and Waste Removal Costs by 50 Percent with QualiChem Semi-Synthetic Fluids

March 31, 2014

Michigan Manufacturer Switches All of Its Metalworking Fluids to QualiChem XTREME CUT 251C Following Results of Comparative Trials SALEM, Va. -- BTM Corporation, a Michigan-based manufacturer of clinch joining systems, automation components and contract machine work, has reported substantial savings in coolant usage and waste removal costs after switching its aluminum and steel machining... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Fuchs Coolant Wins Expanded Boeing Approval

March 31, 2014

High performance metalworking coolant approved for additional usage areas HARVEY, IL – Fuchs Lubricants Co., and its parent, Fuchs Petrolub SE, are pleased to announce that their premium machining coolant, Ecocool S 761 B has received additional approvals from aerospace giant, Boeing.  Ecocool S 761 B is now approved under Boeing's BAC-5008 specification for Usage Areas 2 & 3, in... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

High-Performance Machining Fluids Deliver Increased Efficiency for Aerospace, Heavy Equipment Industries

February 13, 2014

5ME's CYCLO COOL 900 series synthetic metal-cutting fluids offer low-cost option to semi-synthetics and soluble oils. Additive-free, recyclable, high-heat formulas developed for aerospace perform well in mining equipment application. 5ME's CYCLO COOL® 900 series synthetic metal machining fluids utilize a unique, near-neutral pH formula developed to meet heavy-duty, high-heat machining... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Cutting Fluid excels in difficult machining applications.

January 14, 2014

Formulated for working with difficult alloys, such as titanium, Inconel, and stainless steel, XTREME CUT 292 eliminates foaming, staining, and residues. Lubrication technology helps improve cycle times and tool life, drag-out rates reduce coolant usage, and sump life promotes productivity. Oil-based emulsion cutting fluid is formulated with safe metalworking chemistries that minimize toxicity profile. Read More