Lubricant Filling Machine


A lubricant is a substance that helps to reduce friction between surfaces in mutual contact, which ultimately reduces the heat generated when the surfaces move. It may also have the function of transmitting forces, transporting foreign particles, or heating or cooling the surfaces. The property of reducing friction is known as lubricity.

Lubricant oil is one of the many types of liquid products that VKPAK’s liquid fillers are designed to handle. We carry many models of motor oil filling machines along with other types of equipment to meet your facility’s specific needs, including customizable cappers, labelers, and conveyor systems. We’ll assist with product selection to determine which machinery will work best in your facility, and help with installation and setup.

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A lubricant is a substance that helps to reduce friction between surfaces in mutual contact, which ultimately reduces the heat generated when the surfaces move. It may also have the function of transmitting forces, transporting foreign particles, or heating or cooling the surfaces. The property of reducing friction is known as lubricity. One of the largest applications for lubricants, in the form of motor oil, is protecting the internal combustion engines in motor vehicles and powered equipment.

Lubricating oil is a generic name for a wide range of products that are characterized by hundreds of base chemicals and additives. The most common lubricating oils are crude oil distillate fractions although both synthetic and plant-based lubricating oils are used. Here focuses on petroleum-based lubricating oils.

Typically lubricants contain 90% base oil (most often petroleum fractions, called mineral oils) and less than 10% additives. Vegetable oils or synthetic liquids such as hydrogenated polyolefins, esters, silicones, fluorocarbons and many others are sometimes used as base oils. Additives deliver reduced friction and wear, increased viscosity, improved viscosity index, resistance to corrosion and oxidation, aging or contamination, etc. [From Wiki]

Lubricant Oil
Lubricant Oil

For more information about lubricants, please click Lubricating Oil

Lubricating oil containers can be divided according to the size of the capacity: 50ml-5L, 5L-30L, 30L-200L; the common containers are as follows:

Lubricant filling machine selection needs to consider is the viscosity of the lubricant, with different formulations of lubricants will have a variety of viscosity of lubricants, detailed viscosity table please see: Common Liquid Viscosity Chart.

First let's address the filling of lubricants below 5L:

Lubricants can range in viscosity from very low to very high, which in turn means the packaging machinery used for the multitude of items in this industry will vary widely as well. For example, when filling an oil or lubricant, an overflow filling machine might be used for products in clear containers that require a consistent, level fill. On the other hand, a pump or piston filling machine may be used for thicker, more viscous lubricants. VKPAK will manufacture the ideal packaging equipment for your lubricants.

The following equipment is recommended.

Automatic Gravity Filling Machine

Automatic Gravity Filling Machine

Introduction This Filling Machine is gravity type filling machine which is suitable for filling thin fluid. The machine is made by in-line structure , filling head quantity can be custom-made according to different production capacity such as 6/8/10/12/16 /20 heads. The filling volume is controlled by filling time,...
Automatic Piston Filling Machine

Automatic Piston Filling Machine

Introduction Piston fillers measure and dispense free flowing products - such as thin and/or moderately dense liquids - onto a container. Each machine is equipped with one or more volumetric pistons. Each fill/release cycle consists of an intake stroke, where the product is withdrawn from the container or...

Secondly, let's solve the lubricating oil filling from 5L-30L:

Usually, the filling of lubricating oil over 5L will be done by weighing type of measurement, at this time we will recommend the following equipment.

Automatic Net Weight Filling Machine

Automatic Net Weight Filling Machine

Introduction Net weight filling machines use a weigh scale platform to monitor the weight of product as it is filling into a bottle or container. Net weight fillers are well suited for large container filling applications. This type machine is used for 5kg -30 kg liquid filling. Gravity...
Of course you can continue to choose pump filling machines, but output and cost are additional factors to consider

Finally, let's address the filling of lubricants with a capacity of 30L-200L or more.
Drum filling machines are recommended

Automatic Drum Filling Machine

Automatic Drum Filling Machine

Introduction Double filling heads, automatic quantitative filling line can produce any specification of 100 to 300kg. It is suitable for big bucket filling of various kinds of viscous, non-viscous, corrosive and non-corrosive liquid. It has advantages of high precision, high automation, stable running condition, etc. High or low...
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Lubricant capping machine, usually choose the following equipment, the specific machine selection needs to be based on the shape of the cap, size, capping method to decide.
Automatic Spindle Screw Capping Machine Sale

Automatic Spindle Screw Capping Machine

Introduction The VK-LC automatic spindle screw capping machine is extremely flexible, is capable of capping accurately and rapidly any cap, such as trigger cap, metal cap, flip cap and so on. 1. Variable speed AC motors. 2. Spindle wheels adjustment knobs, with lock nut hand wheel. 3. Meter...

Automatic 4 Wheels Bottle Capping Machine

Introduction Automatic 4 Wheels Capping Machine is designed to handle Trigger Spray Cap, Pump Cap, Push-pull Cap, Snap Hinge Cap and Sport Push-pull Cap. Round bottles, square bottles and flat bottles Applicable Caps: Screw Caps and twist of metal caps The main structure is made of durable 304...
Automatic Arm Type Cap Tightening Machine

Automatic Arm Type Cap Tightening Machine

Introduction This machine adopts CNC single-track electric single-head grab-type tracking screw cap. Automatic gripping and capping are completed by the servo motor, and the movement is precise and the speed is fast. The servo system + torque module controls the capping head, and the cap tightness is freely...
Automatic Single Head Screw Capping Machine

Automatic Single Head Screw Capping Machine

Introduction VKPAK's single head chuck capping machines use the latest technology to automatically place and accurately torque most cap types onto most bottle types. The chuck capping machines can place and torque flat caps, oval caps, flip top caps, pull spouts, safety caps, child proof caps, sport caps, and...
Lubricant labeling machine, usually choose the following equipment, the specific machine selection needs to be based on the shape of the container, the size of the container, label size to decide.
Double Sided Labeling Machine

Automatic Double Sided Labeling Machine

Introduction Double Sides Labeling Machine is widely suitable for food stuff, cosmetic, pharmaceutical, pesticide and other industries. It is single and double side labeling for flat, square and round bottle. Automatic controlled by computer (PLC) easy operating. It can change specifications easily. It adopts servo motor, achieved closed...
Automatic Vertical Round Bottle Labeling Machine

Automatic Vertical Round Bottle Labeling Machine

Introduction The vertical round bottle sticker labeler is designed to achieve a rationalized production goal. The labeling process is automated, the operation is simple, the production speed is fast, the labeling position is uniform, beautiful, and tidy; it is suitable for the round container labeling in the pharmaceutical,...
Around the world, companies are receiving lubricant containers for their operations. The lubricants can lower the amount of friction generated in working and moving components that could lead to excess heat that wears down parts quickly. Getting these liquids to their destinations means companies can stay productive and keep competitive as you need the right lubricant packaging machine.

Here at VKPAK, we provide filling machines and packaging equipment to manufacturers that need reliable and efficient supply chain operations. With our wide range of machines, you can efficiently fill and seal desired containers so that your products can be packaged and shipped to customers.

Our long-standing experience expresses itself in the high reliability and productivity of our packaging solutions. Our filling technology is a good example. The effects of temperature on lube oil varies from one oil to another: High temperature variations of up to 10°C could result in a volume variation of as much as 9.5ml for 1l. It is therefore essential to have a precise understanding of the oils to be filled and to adapt the filling solution accordingly.

Filling Machines Designed Per Specifications

Our filling and packaging machines are designed to provide optimal performance when weighing, filling and sealing containers that hold lubricants. The machine’s components are designed for smooth operation whether you are performing short or large production runs or using with large or small containers.

VKPAK provides turn-key machinery options where you can choose from a large selection of machines when you need to add components and start immediately with processes. If you require more specialized filling equipment, our technicians and engineers will design and customize the right packaging machines that can handle these liquids, or even explosive products. One lubricant oil filling machine is capable of filling and capping various types of containers with capacities between 100ml and 1,000L.

Increase Productivity and Your Bottom Line

Having the right lube oil filling machine can create benefits throughout your production processes. All of our machines can complement your existing operations no matter the container, specific lubricant. A VKPAK packaging machine offers optimal functionality and accuracy rates, so you are filling containers to the right capacity. With an automatic or semi-automatic oil filling machine, you can configure company operations to boost productivity and reach production goals.

Your workers can easily make adjustments using the simple machine interface when switching product runs. You also gain access to quick tooling changeovers when switching to different size containers, as well as a customized cleaning program to maintain a safe environment and prolong the longevity of existing components.

VKPAK is your leading manufacturer and supplier of filling and capping machines. We can provide you with customized packaging equipment, turn-key filling machine solutions, or even upgrade equipment when your production processes change.

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Rotary Turntables For Bottle Unscrambler

Introduction This bottle unscrambler is a dynamic worktable with frequency control. The machine is used as a buffer platform applying for intermediate junction of assembly line to reduce the length of conveyor. Both the range of bottle and the speed can be adjusted freely, which is benefit for...

Grease Filling Machine

Grease Filling Machine

Summary Grease is a solid or semisolid lubricant formed as a dispersion of thickening agents in a liquid lubricant. Grease generally consists of a soap emulsified with mineral or vegetable oil. Greases are applied to mechanisms that can be lubricated only infrequently and where a lubricating oil would not...
Paint Filling Machine

Paint Filling Machine

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