function of a grease nipple

function of a grease nipple
UMETA Grease Nipples - at a glance

Tasks of a grease nipple

  • protection of the lubrication point against dirt and humidity - no sealing against internal pressure
  • standardized connection to the grease gun
  • essential for maintenance and repairs

Range of applications

  • bearings
  • hinges for machines, vehicles, industry
  • cardan shafts
  • drive shafts
  • linear guides
  • hydraulic cylinders
  • drives
  • chains
  • axes

UMETA grease nipples

Depending on the application and the site of installation, we are manufacturing the grease nipples according to international standards. Apart from standard versions made of steel, zinc-plated and passivated, we are offering many types even out of brass or stainless steel. Therefore, you will always find a solution in our range of products - even for challenging applications.


Challenge us - since we are manufacturer and not a dealer!

UMETA Grease Nipples - at a glance

  • 1,500 available types
  • hyraulic-type-, ball-type-, flush-type-, bayonet-, and button-head nipples
  • standard versions made of zinc-plated steel, stainless steel (V2A + V4A), or brass
  • case-hardened according to DIN, zinc-plated and passivated
  • international product standards (e. g. DIN, ISO, SAE, BS, JIS)
  • individual, custom-designed solutions
  • individual packaging acc. to customers requirements

Grease nipples are manufactured of

  • steel (11SMnPb30+C)
  • stainless steel (V2A 1.4305, V4A 1.4401)
  • brass (CuZn39 Pb3)
Grease nipples
- at a glance

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