How to Care for a Grease Gun?

Answer A grease gun is a hand-powered or air-powered tool that lubricates a certain area through a small opening. This small opening allows for greater precision when lubricating items like grease fitting... Read More »

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At what grease level is it the proper time to pump out a grease trap?

A grease trap is a system that many cities require to be installed in restaurants and other places with public kitchens. It removes grease from waste water, preventing it from being added to the wa... Read More »

Compatibility of Petroleum Grease & Synthetic Grease?

Some petroleum-based greases are compatible with synthetic greases, but not to the same degree. Both are used for industrial and automotive machinery, although petroleum-based products are still mo... Read More »

How to Install Bulk Grease in a Manual Grease Gun?

Bulk grease for a grease gun is available in convenient, pre-filled grease cartridges. Many grease types and weights are available for many different purposes, from heavy machinery to automotive lu... Read More »

Types of Automotive Grease for a Grease Gun?

Grease is made by dispersing a liquid lubricant in a fibrous soap thickener. When you break it down to its component parts you have a base oil, thickener and additives. The thickener that's used de... Read More »