Loading

Module 1: Cutting Fluids

Notes
Study Reminders
Support
Text Version

Cutting Fluids – Lesson Summary

Set your study reminders

We will email you at these times to remind you to study.
  • Monday

    -

    7am

    +

    Tuesday

    -

    7am

    +

    Wednesday

    -

    7am

    +

    Thursday

    -

    7am

    +

    Friday

    -

    7am

    +

    Saturday

    -

    7am

    +

    Sunday

    -

    7am

    +

Cutting FluidsCutting fluid is a type of coolant and lubricant designed specifically for metalworking processes, such as machining and stamping.
The following are the types of cutting fluids in the machining process:

Water
Soluble oils
Mineral oils
Straight Oils
Synthetic fluids
Semi-Synthetic fluids

Cutting Fluids and its Additives
The following are the various oil and water-based cutting fluid additives


Biocides
Rust/Corrosion Inhibitors
Anti-wear Additives
Extreme Pressure Additives
Emulsifiers 
Friction-Modifier 
Anti-foam 
Anti-fogging