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Hey Guys and Gals, I'm looking for a good cutting fluid, suitable for stainless that I'm running through my customized Ringinator setup, that is both efficient and that is eco-friendly, etc.  I would also like to only buy a gallon or so to try it out.

 

Thanks in advance.

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ballistol works as a general cutting fluid, I'm not sure how well it proformes on cutting stainless.

Small sizes should be available online or through a hunting store or gun shop.

It has a paticular smell and may not be the best option in the home.

Once it dries it has a mild licorice scent.

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I've heard that the kiddy bubbles work as well... but for stainless?  I can understand that they might work ok but are they the best thing to use?  I'm more interested in efficiency rather than cost to be honest.... Stainless is a pain in the rump to cut but I prefer it to be honest

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Try a water soluble cutting fluid like this: http://www.amazon.com/CRC-SL2512-Soluble-Oil-32/dp/B000M8O010/ref=pd_sim_sbs_indust_1

 

You can mix it in pretty much any combination 1 to 1 or 1 to 20, and works really well for me with bronze and brass. It's made for machining and grinding applications so its great for steel too with no oily residue like soap.

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Chaosity had some stuff thats sold as a concentrate which is diluted to the required consistency. Beauty part of it tho is that it essentially vapourises as you cut leaving little to no residue. Kinda pricy per gallon...but it mixes something like 40 to 1 so a little goes a long way. If only he were creeping around here to let us know the name.

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