ELM Drilling and Tapping Oil has performance superior to synthetic or general petroleum oils due to its natural lubricity properties. The base oil has shown to have 4X more lubricity of same viscosity petroleum oils. The product has about 200 °F higher flash/fire point than comparable mineral oils making it safer when stored.
ELM Drilling and Tapping Oil is fortified with extreme pressure performance enhancers than when combined with the natural lubricity of vegetable oils result in longer tool life and cleaner smoother thread surfaces. When compared with petroleum oil based drilling fluids, there will less smoke and reduce chance of fire due to the high flash points of vegetable base oils used in the product..