Grease Gun Differences: What You Need to Know

Grease gun differences are marked by a grease gun’s design and its specific use. By knowing these individual differences, it will make it easier for you to choose a grease gun for a particular greasing task. Grease guns are represented by lever-operated grease guns,...

Avoiding Excess Lubrication During Grease Gun Use

Avoiding excess lubrication is important if you use a grease gun. While applying grease minimizes wear of parts and bearing, over-lubrication can reduce a component’s life expectancy. For instance, too much grease can increase running temperatures and lead to energy...
Clean is Possible, Even When Using a Grease Gun

Clean is Possible, Even When Using a Grease Gun

Clean is not normally associated with grease. However, you can keep your grease gun clean and the grease free of contaminants if you follow the tips below. Keep the Gun Stored Away from Contaminants One of the things to remember is to avoid storing  greases for a...
Common Grease Gun Types Make Lubrication an Easier Task

Common Grease Gun Types Make Lubrication an Easier Task

Common grease gun types include guns that are made using a lever, hand pump, pistol grip, or an air-powered or battery charged design. The most popular gun that is used is a lever design. This type of gun is convenient and helpful for an array of projects. You simply...
Grease Gun Anatomy: A Basic Review

Grease Gun Anatomy: A Basic Review

Grease gun anatomy is a science unique to mechanics and machinists. If you need to use a grease gun for a repair or in your job, it helps to know the make-up of the tool. In order to understand the gun’s construction, the tool needs to be dissected and the types of...
Correct Grease Gun Use: Refer to One of Two Methods

Correct Grease Gun Use: Refer to One of Two Methods

Correct grease gun use is not happenstance. You have to make sure you are knowledgeable about the gun’s anatomy as well as how to load it, unload it and store it.  When operating a grease gun, you will also need to wear protective clothing. Use requires that you...