METALWORKING FLUIDS

Oil & Gas

Vomat's UBF Vacuum Belt Filter Processes Ultra-Fine Particles from Cutting Fluids

The UBF vacuum belt filter from Vomat, a division of Oelheld, filters ultra-fine particles from oil and water-based coolants.
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Parker Hannifin's ProTura SB Dust Filter Provides Longevity

The ProTura SB from Parker Hannifin is a nanopleated dust collection filter designed for a variety of applications.
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Grinding

Oelheld's SintoGrind TC-X 630 Grinding Oil Maintains Viscosity

The grinding oil TC-X 630 has been added to Oelheld’s SintoGrind series as an entry-level product.
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Automation

Running Unattended at Night Lets Machine Shop Serve New Customers During Day

Precision Tool Technologies found capacity for diversification not by adding machines, people or space, but by freeing up time. Running unattended—running so it can machine through all 168 hours in the week—has enabled this shop to use hours when staff is present to deliver work that lands outside its established specialty. To achieve unattended machining, some of the biggest challenges have related to basic details such as chips and coolant.
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The Real Cost of Metalworking Lubricant

Lubrication in the cutting process is often an afterthought, but its cost justifies far more attention. Here’s a look at how a shop can determine the true impact on the bottom line.

Oelheld Adds Entry-Level Option to Sintogrind Series of Grinding Oils

GTL technology converts natural gas into high-quality liquid products that otherwise would be made from crude oil.

Exair's Mini Cooler Provides Cool Air at Two Points

Exair’s Mini Cooler with dual-point hose kit provides a stream of 20°F (-7°C) cold air to prevent heat buildup, reduce downtime and increase productivity.
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MP Systems' Purge Keeps Machine Tool Coolant Tanks Clean

Westec 2019: MP Systems will display its Purge coolant filtration system designed to keep a CNC machine tool’s coolant tank filled to  maximum capacity with clean coolant.
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LNS' ChipBlaster Improves Chip Evacuation and Tool Life

EMO 2019: LNS America’s ChipBlaster line is comprised of high-pressure coolant systems, coolant chillers and cyclonic filtration systems. 
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Metalworking Fluid Management and Best Practices

Cutting metal is a complex process involving many critical factors to be successful. Correctly applied metalworking fluids, including oils or coolant, is one of these critical factors.