TAP Plus

Premium-performance lubricant for drilling, reaming and tapping


  • Excellent extreme pressure and anti-wear performance
  • Maximises tool life in arduous operations
  • Allows greater feed rate and speeds
  • Reduces downtime
  • Available in liquid, paste and aerosol form


TAP PLUS range of hand-applied cutting lubricants utilises cutting edge technology to withstand severe metalworking operations such as drilling, reaming, and tapping.

TAP PLUS characteristically high-performance provides excellent surface finish to components and protects tooling from wear and damage. Formulated using the latest additive technology TAP Plus, along with TAP Chlorine Free and TAP AQUA can deliver outstanding performance whilst maintaining the highest levels of operator acceptance and minimising environmental impact.

TAP Plus liquid can also be used to fortify flood-applied, neat-cutting oils, typical addition rates are 5-10% (check compatibility prior to addition).


Compound: 450g tin and 4.5kg pail
Liquid: 350ml bottle, 400ml aerosol and 5ltr poly container, 205ltr drum


PropertyTest methodTAP Plus liquidTAP Plus compound
AppearanceBrown liquidBrown soft paste
Kinematic viscosity at 40°CMSTM2785 cSt
Melt pointIP37152°C
Unworked penetrationIP50375 mm-10
Copper corrosionIP1121b
4-ball weld loadIP239>800kg
Silicone contentNil

Results for TAP spray are the same as TAP liquid