General Manufacturing

METAL FORMING FLUIDS

QUAKERDRAW ® 73 XP

A French manufacturer of gas bottles for the global consumer market was using a 2-stage drawing process to manufacture standard gas bottles, and a 3-stage drawing process for production of Acetylene bottles. Quaker introduced QUAKERDRAW ® 73 XP and was able to show − on an annualized basis − a reduction in scrap rate from 19% to 2% and in the concentration of the drawing fluid from 25% to 15% for Acetylene bottles. Read More...

METAL REMOVAL FLUIDS

QUAKERCOOL ® 7101 AFH

A leading supplier of CRDI fuel injection pumps to automotive OEMs in India was looking to reduce coolant consumption in precision machining of steel materials, improve machine cleanliness and corrosion protection, and use Chlorine-free technology. Quaker introduced QUAKERCOOL ® 7101 AFH in one hydraulic head line, requiring 600 liters of coolant. After a trial period of six months, Quaker was able to show − on an annualized basis − over 38% savings in oil cost.
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QUAKERCOOL ® 3608 HFF

A French subcontractor for mechanical parts used in the agricultural industry was looking to improve machine performance and reduce overall cost and
waste of machining fluids. The manufacturer was using two different products from two different manufacturers. Quaker suggested switching to QUAKERCOOL ® 3608 HFF. After one year, Quaker showed a 30% reduction in waste cost, a 15% reduction in coolant consumption, and improved sump life (1 dump/year with Quaker vs. 3 dumps with one of the previous competitors). Read More...