QUAKERCOOL® 3530 AFF

CASE STUDY – MACHINING AND GRINDING

 

CHALLENGES


 

A French subcontractor for mechanical parts used in aeronautic industry was searching ways to improve its machining operations with visible improvements in the following areas:

  • Improved machining performance
  • Reduce soaps
  • Reduce machining fluid waste

 

THE SOLUTION


 

Quaker introduced QUAKERCOOL® 3530 AFF into 10 single-sump CNC machines. The results showed:

  • Cleaner machined parts with improved quality
  • Elimination of soaps – provided good cleanliness of tools and machine
  • 15% reduction in machining fluid consumption
  • Top up made at 3% rather than 4%
  • Target concentration was easier to maintain
  • No staining on sensitive Aluminum parts