Oil Graphitic:

Houghton´s Hot Forging Agent, Hot Nose Compound and Thermex Series products are oil graphitic based lubricants designed for use on difficult ferrous and non-ferrous forgings.

Water Graphitic:

The Hot Metal Lubricants (HML) and Thermex Series are water graphitic based forging compounds designed for carbon, alloy and stainless steel forging applications.

Water Synthetic:

To accommodate the needs of certain customers, the Hot Metal Lubricant (HML) and Thermex Series products are also available as water-based synthetic (graphite-free) forging lubricants.