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TECHNICAL ARTICLES


 Whirlpool Pressroom Goes Green

The switch to a VOC-free lubricant reduces consumption while improving the pressroom  environment—an operations and management honeymoon that should last a lifetime

By Joe Hough
Whirlpool Article as published in September 2010 issue of Metalfroming Magazine.

 

Green Lubes Under a Microscope – By Steve Lowery                           Stamping parts with vegetable oil is becoming more a reality every day. Use Green Fluid Technology to your advantage to improve your processes and lower your overall costs.

 

Tooling: Lube It Or Lose It, Factors that affect tool wear
By Joe Hough
http://www.thefabricator.com/ToolandDie/ToolandDie_Article.cfm?ID=80

 

Lubricant Selection - A Seven Step Process, A system for selecting metalforming lubricants
By Steve Lowery
Lubricant Selection - A Seven-Step Process (pdf)


Why is biodegradability of a lubricant important?
Tower Oil & Technology Co.
WHY BIODEGRADABLE?(pdf)


Rust is a lot like death and taxes. It is always lurking in the background.
Tower Oil & Technology Co.
WHY DO PARTS RUST?(pdf)


The quality of water used in a manufacturing operation affects quality...
Tower Oil & Technology Co.
WHY WATER QUALITY?(pdf)


 

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