It isn't easy to get to the coolant tank on my mill (because the tool
cart is there) so I top up the coolant by pouring it in the top.
It's hard to know when to stop, and also to know when it is low.

So I installed one of these:

Works nicely.

In conjunction with the HAL "message" function I now get a "coolant
high" or "coolant low" message when the machine starts up.

Other versions are available, with more or less range, right-angle
mounting and in stainless steel.

NB. There are two black wires for one switch and two red ones for the
other. It took me a while to figure out what was wrong when I wired as
two red/black pairs.

"A motorcycle is a bicycle with a pandemonium attachment and is
designed for the especial use of mechanical geniuses, daredevils and
— George Fitch, Atlanta Constitution Newspaper, 1916

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