QUAKER QUAKEROL ® HB SERIES

CASE STUDY − HOT STEEL ROLLING

 

CHALLENGES


 

A hot mill customer was experiencing problems with its current operations and was looking for improvement in the following areas:

  • Electrical power
  • Productivity
  • Work roll wear
  • Strip quality

To help improve their operations, Quaker proposed introducing a roll-bite lubrication system including a product from its QUAKER QUAKEROL ® HB Series of hot mill lubricants. The application system included the following to assure proper application of the lubricant:

  • Separate wipers
  • Headers
  • Control equipment

 

THE SOLUTION


 

The introduction of a back-up lubrication system and the QUAKER QUAKEROL ® HB Series resulted in the following benefits:

  • Fewer cold mill defects
  • Easy operator acceptance
  • Higher quality strip