Kingfisher Product Development Timeline

1867 - 1962 Oil blending and grease manufacture
1887 - 1969 Spring feed Lubricators
1912 - 1974 Blued Steel Screw Pressure Lubricators Grease cups also known as "stauffers"
1921 - 1967 Large Spring & Screw Lid Oilers (3/4" to 2.1/2")
1931 - 1970 Drop Sight Feed Oilers
1937 - 1970 Oil Level Guages
1941 - 1970 3/8" to 1/2" Spring Lid Oilers
1953 - 1965 1/4" Spring Lid Oilers
1945 - 1990 Push type Fittings
1945 - Present Button Head Fittings
1953 - Present Angle Hydraulic grease fittings
1953 - Present Straight Hydraulic Fittings
1974 - Present German (DIN) Self-forming threads
1978 - Present US (SAE) Self-forming threads
1992 - Present 303 Stainless steel Hydraulic grease fittings
2001 - Present Plugs with Self-forming thread Plugs
2004 - Present 316 Stainless steel grease nipples
2007 - Present Cup Type lubricators
2008 - Present CuNi (Monel) Hydraulic grease Nipples
2010 - Present High Pressure Leak Proof Button Head valves
2010 - Present Push types re-introduced
2009 - Present Anchor /Header Blocks
2010 - Present High Volume machining for UK automotive industry