Mineral based needle lubricant formulated for cleaning and maintenance of circular knitting machines.

  • Very low viscosity to ensure penetration into machine components
  • Softens, loosens and removes deposits of dirt, fibre, swarf and oxidized oil
  • Non-corrosive to metals parts
  • Readily emulsifiable in water
ISO 9001
ISO 14001

 For routine cleaning and flushing of circular latch needle knitting machines. 

 8008 FLUSHING OIL should be used as supplied by applying it to the needles and cam tracks. In the case of heavy contamination, it is recommended that a quantity of waste fabric is knitted after applying the flushing oil. 

The machine should be thoroughly re-oiled with normal quality needle lubricant after flushing with 8008 FLUSHING OIL. 

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ColourFluid, pale oil 
Viscosity @ 40°C (cSt)Approx. 6 
Density @ 15°C (kg/l)Approx. 0.825 
Flash Point (SETA) (°C)> 125
Ionic CharacterNon-ionic
EmulsifiabilitySelf-emulsifiable in water
Shelf Life7 years in original containerstored out of direct sunlight

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