JL-12 Tube bending lubricant

Metal Mates

Metal Mates JL-12 is a metalforming lubricant gel that clings to applied surfaces and does not leave an oily or gummy residue. It substantially extends tool life, reduces lubricant consumption and dramatically improves working environment by reducing the


  • Easy to clean
  • No drip application
  • Weldable with low smoke
  • Petroleum and pigment free
  • No build-up or residue
  • Clean alternative to liquid lubricants


  • Pump, brush or drip. Good on multiple substrates, please call for consultation on specific applications.

Packaging Details

Part No. US Container Type Units/Case Color
MM4003 5 gal drum 1 opaque

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Handling Use appropriate safety equipment. Use with adequate ventilation. Avoid
contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Keep away from extreme heat. Keep
container closed when not in use.
Storage Store away from extreme heat, flame, or ignition sources. Pressure build up
may occur due to heat exposure or temperature change. Release pressure by
slowly opening container.
Physical State gel
Odor mild odor
pH at 10% 7.5-8.5
Specific Gravity 0.95
Flash Point >200F (>93C)
Boiling Point 212F (100C)
Vapor Pressure <1
Disposal Information Absorb on suitable material and follow procedures listed below. Dispose of in a manner that is recommended by local, state, provincial and
federal laws and regulations.
Prop 65 Warning No
Dilution Ratios Metal Mates JL-112 is supplied ready to use do not dilute
Directions Metal Mates JL-12 is supplied ready to use. Do not dilute.

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