Advantages of Loctite Thread Sealants as compared to traditional sealant types:
- Single-component-clean and easy to apply
- Does not creep, shrink or block systems
- Can be used on any size of pipe fitting
- Replaces all types of tape and hemp/paste sealants
- The seal resists vibration and shock loads
- Grades with several approvals, e.g. Loctite 55 Sealing Cord: Potable water (KWT) and Gas (DVGW) approvals.
- Protect mated threaded areas against corrosion
It won't pollute the hydraulic system, it can be used on the slightly greasy surface. Fast curing, low strength. It's applied to lock and seal high pressure hydraulic systems and taper thread below M36.It contains no fillers, won't clog valves and filtration systems.