Through less downtime replacing fluid, less wear and fewer tool replacements, this breakthrough fluid formulation helps machines produce more parts and generate higher revenue over the life of the equipment.
Most shops don’t think about machinery fluids and lubricants until they have a problem. Then the machine tool goes down, production is lost, parts fail . . . here’s how a little maintenance can go a long way.
While the idea of sustainability is becoming better defined and understood, many manufacturers are still not taking the necessary steps to implement newer proven technologies that foster sustainability. Why?
This case study explains how Chemtool formulated a novel metalworking fluid with Dow Chemical to clean up the cast iron machining operations of a Midwest machine shop.
Ed Zitney of SKF Machine Tool Services shows how proper care and maintenance can make all the difference in both its operation and longevity in service.
Even though a machine tool spindle is a high-precision machine component, more often than not it is handled carelessly, forced to perform well beyond design limitations, or otherwise abused to the breaking point.
Hocut 4940 can be used in producing aircraft engines and military power units under reference PMC 9151.
Kevin Smith assumes responsibility for general management of their EMEA region and global leadership of their transportation industry segments.
Their CIMPERIAL 861 is cleared for heavy-duty machining of non-ferrous and ferrous metals, including 6000 and 7000 series aluminum, stainless steels, titanium and other exotic alloys.
Koolant Koolers and Riedel industrial chiller cooling systems from Dimplex Thermal Solutions are ideal for laser cutting systems, machine tools, plating, die casting and other manufacturing operations where a liquid needs to be cooled.
With delivery systems that include pinpoint stream, flexible reach, precise control, wide spray and soak, the Power of Five from WD-40 is a must-have in your maintenance shop.
The HydroFlow system from Eriez can reduce fluid purchases and disposal costs up to 50 percent.