Metal Removal Fluids

With the combined expertise Quaker Houghton brings the industry, there has never been a more diverse list of metalworking fluids available. Developed with top of the line innovation and advanced formulation methods, this versatile line of products offers water soluble and neat oil cutting fluids designed to perform a variety of machining operations including milling, drilling, reaming and tapping. Quaker Houghton's products are designed to extend tool life and improve reliability to meet the toughest requirements.

Water Soluble Cutting Fluids

This prolific technology delivers a complete portfolio of products for ferrous, aluminum and multi-metal operations. The combined Quaker Houghton line of water soluble cutting fluids includes a diverse range of soluble oils, semi-synthetic and cutting edge synthetic fluids designed to perform dynamic operations in including milling, drilling, reaming and tapping.

Straight & Tripurpose Cutting Oils

These neat oils are designed for everything from light duty cutting to heavy duty broaching and all operations inbetween on varieties of metals including yellow metals, aluminum, steel and cast iron. They also consist of our leading tri-purpose oils which can be used as the hydraulic oil, machine lube and cutting oil in machine tools, including automatic screw machines and CNC machining centers.

Minimum Quantity Lubricant

All of Quaker Houghton's metal working fluids are designed to perform in tough and demanding operations, but sometimes unique conditions can require a boost to get the job done. This robust list of metalworking additives includes defoamers, pH boosters, extreme pressure additives, stain inhibitors, biocides and more to help tackle a range of unexpected issues in the field.

EDM Fluids

All of Quaker Houghton's metal working fluids are designed to perform in tough and demanding operations, but sometimes unique conditions can require a boost to get the job done. This robust list of metalworking additives includes defoamers, pH boosters, extreme pressure additives, stain inhibitors, biocides and more to help tackle a range of unexpected issues in the field.

Metalworking Additives

All of Quaker Houghton's metal working fluids are designed to perform in tough and demanding operations, but sometimes unique conditions can require a boost to get the job done. This robust list of metalworking additives includes defoamers, pH boosters, extreme pressure additives, stain inhibitors, biocides and more to help tackle a range of unexpected issues in the field.

Forging & Hot Forming

Quaker Houghton fluids do the job for all forging and die applications. Whether it's closed-die, open-die, impression-die forging, press forging or hot forging/supsetting, Quaker Houghton has the solution for you.

Hotforming Lubricants

Quaker Houghton fluids do the job for all forging and die applications. Whether it's closed-die, open-die, impression-die forging, press forging or hot forging/upsetting, Quaker Houghton has the solution for you.

Maintenance & Machine Lubricants

Quaker Chemical's line of versatile metalworking fluids ensure that you are able to meet your specifications in the most effective and cost-efficient manner, without compromising employee health or safety. QUAKERCOOL® and QUAKERCUT® offer superior lubrication, cooling, cleanliness and, when needed, corrosion prevention. QUAKERDRAW® drawing and forming fluids support the most difficult drawing operations.

Premium gear lubes and circulating oils formulated with high quality base oils and effective sulf-phos EP. Our circulating oils are made up of a series of products containing high quality, high viscosity index oils, recommended for the lubrication of oil-film bearings on back-up rolls in metal rolling mills. They are designed to meet the specifications of bearing manufacturers.

Way & Spindle Oils

Premium line of way & spindle oils that incorporates a unique tackiness additive and a high performance lubricant additive system.

Metal Forming & Drawing

Protecting your operation, Quaker Houghton's metal forming fluids cool, lubricate and protect equipment during stamping, drawing, rolling heading and other common metal forming processes. With products specifically formulated for most metals, Houghton supports applications including heavy-duty drawing, stamping and forming.

Straight Drawing Compounds & Oils

Our drawing and forming portfolio is made up of synthetic and traditional products, including barium-free, water dilutable fluids designed for use on severe, high speed punching and/or forming operations, replacing chlorinated exteme pressure oils, as well as mineral oil based products designed for tough operations.

Water Soluble Drawing Fluids

State of the art drawing fluids using the newest technology in water solubles.

Metal Rolling Fluids

Quaker Chemical's line of versatile metalworking fluids ensure that you are able to meet your specifications in the most effective and cost-efficient manner, without compromising employee health or safety. QUAKERCOOL® and QUAKERCUT® offer superior lubrication, cooling, cleanliness and, when needed, corrosion prevention. QUAKERDRAW® drawing and forming fluids support the most difficult drawing operations.

State of the art hot rolling steel lubricants provide roll protection, defect elimination and energy savings for industries ranging from automotive to construction. New technologies include synthetic cationics and water based long product compounds. Reduces mill loads, improves back-up and work roll life, and increases quality in the hot rolling of all stainless and carbon steel substrates.

Non-Ferrous Rolling Oils

Specialty lubricants for the reduction of non-ferrous metals (i.e. aluminum, copper, brass, zinc, etc.). Provides corrosion and stain protection for multiple alloys. Used in emulsion and neat oil applications.

Wet Tempering Fluids

Quaker Houghton is a global supplier of customized wet temper fluids for the steel industry. QWERL wet temper fluids are applied directly to work rolls, providing excellent detergency to remove contaminants generated in the tempering process.

Case Study

HOUGHTO-DRAW® 7060
A Midwestern heavy gauge metal spinning company that manufacturers steel and aluminum cones and caps for various industries including agriculture were having issues with their existing metalworking fluid