Coolant

Business / Machine Shop / Coolant: A common term given to the numerous cutting fluids or compounds used with cutting tools to increase the tool life and to improve surface finish on the material.

Setup

Business / Machine Shop / Setup: The preparation of a machine tool to complete a specific operation. It includes mounting the workpiece and necessary tools and fixtures and selecting the proper speeds, feeds, depth of cut and coolant MORE

Emulsion

Science / Chemistry / Emulsion: A colloid formed from tiny liquid droplets suspended in another, immiscible liquid. Milk is an example of an emulsion. MORE

Dry Weight

Technology / Aviation / Dry Weight: The weight of an engine exclusive of any fuel, oil, and coolant. MORE

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