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With today’s machines performing at peak efficiencies, customers are demanding more from their lubricant suppliers. RichardsApex Inc. has answered the call with the development of RA400. Our team of scientists is constantly looking for new technologies to bring to the market to exceed our customer’s expectations. RA400 is that product and has quickly become our fastest growing wire drawing lubricant. Designed to meet the rigorous demands of our global wire drawing customer base, RA400 incorporates specific friction modifiers for today’s advanced machinery, die’s and speeds. RA400 produces a stable, low foaming exceptionally clean running emulsion that will not generate excessive copper soap formations. Suitable for copper, copper plated alloys and EC aluminum, RA400 can be used for rod breakdown, single and multi-wire machines as well as inline annealing. With a proven track record of success in a wide variety of operations RA400 stands alone as a state of the art universal product. To learn more about the RA400 and how it will improve your operation, please email


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PHILADELPHIA, PA, July 29, 2019 Drew Richards, CEO, RichardsApex, Inc. has been re-elected as the WCISA® President, serving a new three-year term, starting on August 1, 2019. In addition, Rahul Sachdev, Executive Vice President, Wire & Plastic Machinery Corp. has been re-elected to serve a new three-year term as WCISA®’s Immediate Past President on the WCISA® Board, also starting on August 1, 2019.

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