Graphite-in-water based die lubricant for difficult forging operations (hot/warm/precision forming).
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Product Overview
Bonderite® L-FG F 31 Acheson (previously known as Deltaforge F-31) is the world’s most widely used lubricant for forging. Designed to provide excellent dispersion stability & a more uniform coating results in a higher level of consistency in operation and finished pieces.
Product Specifications
Lubricants: High purity micro-graphite
Carrier/diluent: Water
Solids content: 17.8 - 18.2%
Density: 1.10 kg/liter, typical (9.2 lb/gal)
Freezing point: 0°C (32°F)
Shelf life: 12 months from date of qualification under original seal
Features & Benefits
No separation or settling in concentrate resulting in consistent forging performance.
Effective for hot, warm and precision forging.
Forms a film on hot dies up to 371°C (700°F).
Excellent release on difficult press work and highly automated processes.
Improved part quality.
Less billet material needed.
Reduced press downtime due to stickers.
Increased die life and lowest die cost per forging.
Reduced scrap and rework.
Less material sprayed leading to less waste disposal.
Functions effectively across a wide temperature range
Problems Solved
Poor Forging Lubricant Dispersion & Coverage
Poor Release Performance
Excessive Lubricant Consumption & Waste
Inferior Part Quality & Poor Surface Finish