Cimtap is a water-miscible, non-nitrite, concentrated blend of active extreme pressure
(EP) type lubricants in paste form.
Cimtap is recommended for tapping and whirling operations ranging from hand tapping
to high production automatic operations of ferrous and non-ferrous metals. It is
compatible with al Cimcool cutting fluids and can be added to improve lubrication.
Features and Benefits
Increases production - works best at high tapping speeds.
Increases tap life - eliminates chip welding and tap breakage.
Clean - readily mixes with water and does not leave deposits on machine.
Compatible with Cimcool products, disperses in Cimcool mixes and adds to the cutting
Pleasant to use - does not smoke or smell.
Method of Application
Cimtap can be used on steel, cast iron, stainless and nickel alloys or aluminium
castings in the following ways:
Apply to tap undiluted by brushing or dipping.
Dilute with 1 to 4 parts water and apply with a squirt can.
For heavy duty operations, add up to 5% of Cimtap to Cimcool mixes.
Easy to remove. Just clean with water or alkaline cleaner.
Handling and Storage
Available in boxes containing twenty-four x 1 liter pails or on pallets containing
twenty x 5 liter pails. Also available in 110 and 30 liter drums.
Safety Data Sheets
The Material Safety Data Sheet should be consulted for specific information and
information on health and safety when handling this product.