Features and Benefits

Thread Sealing Cord - immediate full pressure sealing. Allows reliable re-adjustments.
LOCTITE® 55 is designed for sealing of metal and plastic pipes and fittings. It needs no cure time and results in an immediate, full pressure seal. The ideal choice for a quick, easy and reliable seal. The product has approval for gas and potable water.
  • General purpose thread sealant for a quick, easy and reliable seal
  • Improved, robust pack with integrated flip cap
  • 160 m pack made with 70% recycled plastic
  • Gas approval according to EN 751-2 Class ARp
  • Hydrogen approval according to AR 214
  • Potable water approval from KTW-BWGL (Germany), WRAS (UK), NSF / ANSI 61 (US)
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Safety Data Sheets and RoHs
LOCTITE® 55, 160 m Tub 2959421 en-GB
IDH: 2959421
EAN: 4058093058688

Size Case: Tub

Quantity: 40.0/case

LOCTITE® 55, 24 x 50 m Tub 483283 en-GB
IDH: 483283
EAN: 5010266373720

Size Case: Tub

Quantity: 24.0/case

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Technical Information

Agency approvals / certificates / specifications DVGW, KTW, NSF, WRAS
Applications Thread sealing
Colour White
Operating temperature -55.0 - 150.0 °C (-65.0 - 300.0 °F )

How to

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Step by Step Guide

1. Application

Starting from the end of the pipe, wrap the cord around the pipe in a criss-cross pattern following the same direction as the thread. For recommended number of wraps, see label. Cut the cord with the integrated cutting tool at the top of the tube.

2. Assembly

Assemble using accepted trade practices. Adjustment of 45° is possible after tightening.

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