A liquid used to cool and lubricate the cutting to improve the work surface finish.
The main function of the fluid is to cool and-or lubricate.
|Aluminium||kerosene or rubbing alcohol|
|Cast Iron||machined dry|
|Bronze||regular cutting oil or fluid|
|Electric Discharge Machine (EDM)||dielectric fluid|
|Mild Steel||regular cutting oil or fluid|
Mixture of concentrate and water prepared to restore depleted cutting fluid to its original state.
Subjects: Mechanical Engineering