Water Table Cutting Fluid?

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D and C
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Water Table Cutting Fluid?

Post by D and C » Wed Feb 12, 2020 8:31 pm

Just bought our table and I'm in the process of building my water pan. I was just curious about what fluid everyone is using in their water pan, or does anyone have a formula for making their own that works well. Any input would be much appreciated!

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Re: Water Table Cutting Fluid?

Post by Dave56 » Wed Mar 11, 2020 4:08 pm

I have always used 3 lbs of Borax , stired up in a 5 gallon bucket really good.and let set over night..and pour into my table water..No Mold,or rust after I did this. I used this in my last Table also.works great...

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Re: Water Table Cutting Fluid?

Post by chademling94 » Wed Mar 11, 2020 6:39 pm

Borax works well alot of people use it but doesnt seam to last very long. Physan 20 + Sodium Nitrite (NOT NITRATE) works really well and lasts quite a while longer
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