The Basics of Metalworking and Cutting Fluids

The metalworking industry is very dynamic and has seen plenty of changes, especially in the recent 20 years. While the advent of metalworking was pretty messy, for lack of a better word, sophisticated machinery, and state-of-the-art equipment has turned metalworking into a clean and very efficient process.

Industry giants attribute much of this progress in metalwork to cutting fluids, which have been of great help ever since factories started using them. This piece will highlight some of the basics of metalworking and cutting fluids. So, you’ll better understand the positive impact of these fluids on the metalworking field.

The Basics of Metalworking/Metal Cutting Fluids

Metalworking fluids have broad applications in dozens of factory operations. These fluids carry out four basic functions, namely cooling, corrosion control, lubrication, and chip removal. With so many operations going on in a fa Read More