Loctite Loctite 243 Blue Thread lock, 50 ml, 2 h Cure Time

  • RS Stock No. 408-4080
  • Mfr. Part No. 1335885
  • Manufacturer Loctite
Technical data sheets
Legislation and Compliance
RoHS Certificate of Compliance
COO (Country of Origin): GB
Product Details

This Loctite 243 is designed for the locking and sealing of threaded fasteners which require normal disassembly with standard hand tools. It offers high temperature performance and oil tolerance.

Features:

  • Technology: Acrylic

  • Chemical Type: Dimethacrylate ester

  • Fluorescence: Positive under UV light

  • Components: One component - requires no mixing

  • Viscosity: Medium, thixotropic

  • Cure: Anaerobic

  • Secondary: Cure Activator

  • Application: Threadlocking

  • Strength: Medium

How to use Loctite 243?

  • Clear all surfaces (external and internal) with a cleaning solvent and allow to dry

  • Cure speed too slow? You need to use appropriate activator and then allow to dry it when needed

  • Shake it before use

  • To prevent the Loctite 243 from clogging in the nozzle, avoid tip and metal surface get in contact during application

  • Store in dry location

How to clean Loctite 243 after using?

It could be removed with a combination of soaking in a solvent and wire brush.

Where can you use Loctite 243?

It works on active metals such as brass or copper as well as on passive substrates ie. stainless steel and plated surfaces. It is proven to be tolerant of minor contamination due to industrial oils, e.g. engine oils, corrosion prevention oils and cutting fluids.

Benefits

  • Prevents loosening on vibrating assemblies, e.g. pumps, gear boxes or presses
  • Works on all metals, including passive substrates (e.g. stainless steel, aluminium, plated surfaces)

Threadlocking and Retainers

Specifications
Attribute Value
Trade Name Loctite 243
Application Threadlocking
Threadlocking Strength Medium
Cure Time 2 h
Anaerobic Yes
Colour Blue
Product Form Liquid
Package Type Bottle
Package Size 50 ml
Maximum Operating Temperature +180°C
Minimum Operating Temperature -55°C
Viscosity Description Thixotropic
Operating Temperature Range -55 → +180 °C
Chemical Composition Dimethacrylate Ester
Special Features Anaerobic
Specific Gravity 1.08
Setting Time 5min
630 In Global stock for delivery within 4 - 8 working days
Price Each
PHP 4,223.80
(exc. VAT)
PHP 4,730.66
(inc. VAT)
units
Per Unit
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PHP4,223.80
5 - 9
PHP3,970.03
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