What should I look for when buying a grease gun?

What should I look for when buying a grease gun?

When choosing a grease gun, there are several things you should consider, including how much grease will be applied and what type of machinery will be lubricated. The most popular grease guns are the manually operated, pneumatic and battery-powered styles.

Is there a grease gun that actually works?

This Rexbeti grease gun is the most durable and reliable option present in this article. Apart from being highly reliable, this grease gun also offers a decent pressure rating of 6000 PSI to the user. Just like most other options out there, this one also offers an 18 inch long flexible hose.

Is a pistol grip grease gun better?

For industrial applications with smaller bearings, a lever grease gun that produces higher pressure but less output volume is ideal. The pistol grease gun has less mechanical advantage and develops less pressure. The pistol grip grease gun usually provides lower pressure (500 psi) and lower output per stroke.

What psi of grease gun do I need?

Grease pressures should be kept below 500psi to avoid doing damage. Bearing lubrication specifications will often tell you how many ounces or grams of grease should be injected during lubrication. It’s fairly straightforward to pump a known number of strokes on a grease gun and measure the volume of grease.

Is there a grease gun that doesn’t leak?

No Leaks. LockNLube® grease guns are the world’s first leak free grease guns. The LockNLube grease coupler will not leak when locked onto a grease fitting. When not in use, the Loop & Lock storage design keeps the coupler secured and clean.

How much is an automatic grease gun?

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What types of grease guns are there?

Types of Grease Guns

  • Lever Gun. Our standard lever gun is not only economical, but also provides the most volume per stroke as compared to other manual guns.
  • Pistol‑Grip Gun. Pistol‑grip guns are good for use in close‑clearance areas.
  • Cordless Gun.
  • Pneumatic Gun.
  • Application.
  • Pressure.
  • Accessibility.
  • Reloading.

Are pneumatic grease guns any good?

So a strong and best pneumatic grease gun is an invaluable tool in a mechanics workshop. As said earlier, they are very useful in lubricating machine parts and are also a great choice for DIY projects and maintenance around the house and garage.

Are all grease guns the same size?

The most common standard grease fitting size is 1/4″‑28 SAE‑LT and is often used in automotive applications. They can also be found in agricultural environments as well as other various standard duty applications. For heavy duty applications, larger 1/8″‑27 PTF zerk fittings can be found.

Are there different size grease guns?

There is effectively just one size. There are some other weird ones out there, the common being button head I believe, but if it looks like a standard grease zerk it is going to be the standard size. Grease guns are the devil.

Which company grease is best?

Top 6 Lubricants Companies in India

  1. Castrol India Ltd.
  2. Savita Oil Technologies Ltd.
  3. Gulf Oil Lubricants India Ltd.
  4. Tide Water Oil Co (I) Ltd.
  5. Panama Petrochem Ltd.
  6. GP Petroleums Ltd.