Production Machining: Getting the Most from MQL Article from Production Machining offers a broad view of minimum quantity lubrication along with a closer look at using MQL in turning applications.

Article written by Production Machining’s Senior Editor, Chris Felix Machining generates heat, and flood coolant is the common method to alleviate this heat. But flood coolant is a brute force solution that raises a host of issues of its own. Large quantities of coolant require specialized equipment to circulate, filter and test, and the […]

Coolube, a Certified Bio-based Lubricant.

Biobased Lubricant for Green Machining What is a bio based product? Bio based products are derived from plants and other renewable agricultural, marine, and forestry materials. These products provide an alternative to conventional petroleum derived products and include a diverse range of offerings such as lubricants, detergents, inks, fertilizers, and bio plastics. For the purposes of […]

How to saw solid carbon steels up to 400mm diameter

Here we show how we can simply modify an existing band saw that had been traditionally using flood coolant and transform it into a MQL (Minimal Quantity Lubrication) application. This modification is inexpensive to implement and can be fitted up quite easily, the transformation is remarkable, watch the short video to see how we do it. There are many […]

Accurate & Repeatable Fluid Mixing

Fluid mixing technology This Uni-Blend™ System is designed to accurately mix water with concentrated fluids in any ratio from 1:1 to 50:1 and deliver the mixture under pressure to a customer-supplied piping network. The Uni-Blend™ System automatically mixes batches and maintains a reserve supply of up to 50 gallons per ratio. Up to three batches […]

Unist Australia welcomes Lloyd Barker to the team.

On the 10th year anniversary of Unist Australia, we are excited to announce the appointment of Lloyd Barker who joins the Unist team as “Applications Engineer”. Lloyd is a licensed electrician and mechanical fitter with experience working in Australia, New Zealand and the UK. Prior to joining Unist Australia, Lloyd worked in the robotic automation […]

Check out this great article by our own Tim Walker

Be at the edge of metal cutting technology Take a look at this great article by our own Tim Walker. Tim discusses the pros and cons of metal cutting technology by applying Minimum Quantity Lubrication (MQL). This article originally appeared in TLT (Tribology & Lubrication Technology) Magazine’s Oct. 2016 issue. Click to read the article!  […]