Water soluble mandrel lubricant suitable for formed or bent hose applications. Produces an extremely slippery coating with a low coefficient of friction. Excellent loading and unloading capabilities. MAC-580 is an excellent mandrel lubricant, rubber lubricant, and release coating for hose cured on bent mandrels. Product has been proven to perform well with ECO, CO, CPE, EPDM, and Vamac tube stock. MAC-580 will provide ease of removal and insertion of a hose on to a mandrel with minimum vaporization. Lubricant film can be easily cleaned from surfaces with water. Being chemically and thermally stable the product can be recycled without any degradation.