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Tool Care and Tool Oil

Tool Care and Tool Oil

Japanese Camellia Oil (Hamono Tsubaki) This highly refined "Kurobara" (black rose) brand Camellia oil, has been produced from the same recipe for more than 80 years in Japan. Traditionally it is used to protect hand saw blades, swords, knives, plane irons, chisels and many other metal objects from corrosion. It can also be used as sewing machine oil! Kurobara Camellia oil is acid free and very pure. It has a neutral taste, is odorless, doesn't dry and is not poisonous, so it is highly recommended for protecting kitchen knives. It should however never be used as cooking oil!
Camellia Oil in Plastic Bottle 100 ml
Code 310580CartPrice € 5.95
Base price € 59.50 per litre
Japanese Camellia Oil in Spray Bottle Same maker and quality as above!
This environmentally friendly pump spray is very practical and versatile.
Camellia Oil in Spray Bottle 245 ml
Code 310581CartPrice € 10.95
Base price € 44.70 per litre
Japanese Camellia Oil in large Plastic Bottle Same maker and quality as above!
Content 1.8 liter
Code 310583CartPrice € 59.00
Base price € 32.78 per litre
Applicator for Camellia Oil - Abura Tsubo Easy and clean way to protect your tools!
Takes max. 30 ml
Comes without oil!
How to use
Code 310582CartPrice € 10.50
STARRETT Tool and Instrument Oil
STARRETT Tool and Instrument Oil This oil is the same extrafine lubricant made to Starretts specifications and used in their factory to lubricate and protect precision measuring tools and instruments. It is also perfect for all mechanics, homeowners, hobbyists and sportsmen who require the finest all-purpose oil.

Special high-refining makes Starrett Tool and Instrument Oil colorless; ensures thorough lubrication of close-fitting parts at high temperatures and below zero; and provides a strong lasting film over all areas requiring protection against rust. This oil has not been adulterated by additives for color and odor.

Ideal in the shop for maximum protection and lubrication of measuring tools; to guard highly finished tools, parts, machine surfaces against rust.
Around the home for lubrication sewing machines, bicycles, hinges, locks and lawnmowers.
Ideal for fishing tackle and other sporting equipment.
Contents 0.118 Liter
(4 Fl. Oz.)
Code 306499CartPrice € 7.95
Base price € 57.63 per litre

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Ballistol-Oil More than 100 years old, and originally developed for the German imperial army, this oil has many advantages. Most importantly, it is safe for people and pets!

Ballistol is used for a wide range:

Tool maintainance: Ideal to protect your woodworking hand tools and Japanese kitchen knives.

Metal: This oil is widely used in the precision gauge and tool industry. It provides a protective film on the surface of metals.Due to its surface tension it is capable of creeping into the tiniest cracks and fissures of metal surfaces. It dissolves lead, copper and tombac. It cleans and makes silver and brass shiny.
Cars, trucks, motorcycles: to keep car door locks from freezing, to stop corrosion from salt and water, to clean and brighten up chrome, to remove tar and insect stains.
Wood: protects and preserves all wooden surfaces. It enhances the woodgraining and protects against humidity and insect damage.
And much more: around the house and in the garden to lubricate hinges, door locks, pocket knives, bicyle chains, to lubricate and maintain garden tools, to clean and soften leather boots.

Ballistol-Oil Bottle 0.05 l (50 ml)
Code 307150CartPrice € 3.30
Base price € 66.00 per litre

Ballistol-Oil Bottle 0.5 l (500 ml)
Code 307151CartPrice € 12.50
Base price € 25.00 per litre

Ballistol-Oil Spray 0.05 l (50 ml)
Code 307160CartPrice € 3.95
Base price € 79.00 per litre

Ballistol-Oil Spray 0.1 l (100 ml)
Code 307161CartPrice € 6.20
Base price € 62.00 per litre

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WD-40 Water-displacing Spray 500 ml Smart Straw The new WD-40 Smart Straw comes with a permanently attached straw. The WD-40 Smart Straw's contemporary sleek design delivers product quickly and efficiently and ensures you will never lose the straw again! WD-40 Smart Straw sprays two ways (picture): simply flip the straw up for a precision stream for hard to reach jobs and fold it down for a regular wide spray action to cover a larger surface area.
Code 307172CartPrice € 8.50
Base price € 17.00 per litre

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NISHIGAKI resin solvent, pump spray

Removes resin and sap residues from tools. Simply spray on garden tools such as pruning saws, hedge clippers and garden scissors and allow to take effect for a few minutes. Then wipe off with a brush or sponge. Also suitable for resined carpentry saws, even ones with fine teeth. We recommend that tools are oiled after cleaning, eg, with camellia oil.

Caution: Causes skin irritation, severe eye irritation, must be kept out of reach of children. Safety Data Sheet (PDF)

Precautionary measures: Wear leach-resistant gloves and safety goggles!

Contains: tensides, polyalkylene glycol ether, ethylene glycol monobutyl ether
Contents 250 ml

Code 307180CartPrice € 11.90
Base price € 47,60 per litre
Ballistol Resin Solvent and Resin Remover To clean woodworking tools such as saw blades, router bits, plane blades, chisels and woodworking machines. Simply spray the resin remover on the tool and wipe off after a few minutes. Repeat if resin persists. Residues can be flushed away with water. Dry thoroughly. Then neutralize resin remover with oil (i. e. Ballistol oil) to achieve rust protection. Wash hands thoroughly after handling! Wear protective gloves, protective clothing, eye protection and face protection.

Important: Irritating to eyes and skin! To be kept away from children! More in the Safety Data Sheet!

Ballistol Resin Solvent and Resin Remover Pumpspray 600 ml
Code 307164CartPrice € 14.90
Base price € 24.83 per litre
Ballistol multipurpose grease

This multipurpose grease offers reliable long-term lubrication and good sealing properties and it is easily distributed by central lubrication systems. It is stable in wet and dusty environments as well as in cold and hot water. Operating temperature range -25 to 125 °C. The cartridge size of 235 x 35 mm means it fits all standard grease guns.

Cartridge 400 g
Safety data sheet (PDF, in German)!

Code 307166CartPrice € 5.20
Base price € 13.00 per kg
Ballistol Antifriction Paste Dry lubrication of metal surfaces is indispensable for planers, circular table saws and milling machines to allow workpieces to glide smoothly across the machine table. This sliding paste forms a clear lubricating film when applied to degreased machine tables. At the same time, the surface is protected against rust. The paste contains no graphite or silicon. Stains, oils and varnishes are not affected. It is also suitable for wood drill bits! Ballistol sliding paste prevents adhesion of resin and stops drill bits from squeaking. If you apply the paste to the soles of steel hand planes, they will glide much more easily over the workpiece.
Plastic tub 250 ml
with applicator sponge
Code 307169CartPrice € 8.90
Base price € 35.60 per litre
Ballistol Antifriction Spray

Will be translated soon!
Dieses Holzgleitspray bewirkt eine reine Trockenschmierung, die verhindert, dass Schmutz anhaftet oder angezogen wird. Bei der Anwendung auf entfetteten Maschinentischen bildet sich ein unsichtbarer, trockener und rückstandsfreier Film. Das Spray ist einfach und sicher anzuwenden, man kann damit auch die oben angebotene Holzgleit-Paste auffrischen. Durch das Einsprühen von Holzbohrern erreichen Sie eine Lärmreduzierung. Die nachträgliche Behandlung von Holz mit Beizen, Ölen und Lacken wird durch die Anwendung dieses Sprays nicht beeinträchtigt. Frei von Silikon und Graphit!

Anwendung: vor Gebrauch gut schütteln. Auf die zu behandelnden Teile aus einem Abstand von 10 - 25 cm aufsprühen und wenige Minuten trocknen lassen.

Aerosol spray 400 ml
Safety data sheet (PDF, in German)!

Code 307168CartPrice € 9.95

Base price € 24.85 per litre

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