1.2 System Setup

What should be the initial settings on my Coolubricator?

As a general rule of thumb, MQL applies between 5 to 80 mL/hour (0.2 to 2.5 oz./hour) on tools less than 40 mm (1.57”) in diameter. The amount is dependent on the specific cutting conditions, but fortunately there is usually a lot of latitude on what will work. To make it easy to adjust the […]

How do I convert ‘drops’ to milliliters or ounces?

Use the following chart to convert between drops, milliliters or ounces: Fluid Output Conversion Chart mL/hr oz/hr drop/hr mL/min oz/min drop/min 2 0.07 60.00 0.03 0.00 1.00 3 0.10 90.00 0.05 0.00 1.50 4 0.14 120.00 0.07 0.00 2.00 5 0.17 150.00 0.08 0.00 2.50 6 0.20 180.00 0.10 0.00 3.00 7 0.24 210.00 0.12 […]

What is the right amount of air pressure/PSI that I need for my lubricator?

As a general rule of thumb, MQL applies between 5 to 80 mL/hour (0.2 to 2.5 oz./hour) on tools less than 40 mm (1.57”) in diameter. The amount is dependent on the specific cutting conditions, but fortunately there is usually a lot of latitude on what will work. To make it easy to adjust the output of a Coolubricator, […]