Tailgate Latch Plate Case Study

Project Scope
Replace competitive, synthetic stamping fluid. Eliminate staining, rust, and burrs on parts.

IRMCO eliminated corrosion and staining on parts in prolonged storage and eliminated burrs on parts.


  • Eliminated staining & corrosion on parts in storage.
  • Eliminated burrs on parts.
  • Increased dilution ratio of lubricant – lowering chemical consumption.
  • Reduced applied amount of lubricant by 20%.
  • Improved punch & tool life.

CR HSLA 050 XK coil – 0.079-0.084” (2.0-2.13mm) thickness.

Product Used
IRMCO FLUIDS® 146-00N @ 7:1 dilution ratio (12.5%)

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