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LOCTITE 222MS Purple Low Strength Threadlocker

Known as LOCTITE 222MS Purple Threadlocker Low Strength/Small Screw MIL SPEC

Features and Benefits

TOP PICK Mil Spec Low strength removable purple threadlocker for small fasteners under ¼”.
LOCTITE® 222MS™ Low Strength, Small Screw, Mil-Spec Purple Threadlocker is ideal for fastener diameters of 1/4" (6mm) and smaller. Its controlled lubricity allows for accurate clamp loads. Parts can be separated using hand tools. Mil Spec: Mil-S-46163A Type II Grade M. NSF P1 Certified. Applications include adjustment screws, countersunk head screws, and set screws; on collars, pulleys, tool holders and controllers. Also for low strength metals such as aluminum or brass.
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Safety Data Sheets and RoHs
LOCTITE 222MS, 250ml 135335 en-US
IDH: 135335
EAN: 079340222410

Size Case: 250 ml Bottle

Quantity: 10.0/case

LOCTITE 222MS, 0.5ml 231483 en-US
IDH: 231483
EAN: 079340222052

Size Case: 0.50 ml Tube

Quantity: 100.0/case

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Technical Information

Breakaway Torque, M10 Steel Nuts/Bolts 6.0 N·m (53.0 in./lb. )
Color Purple
Fixture Time 20.0 min.
Key Characteristics General Purpose, Strength: Low Strength, Thixotropic
Operating Temperature -55.0 - 150.0 °C (-65.0 - 300.0 °F )
Prevail Torque, M10 Steel Nuts/Bolts 4.0 N·m (30.0 in./lb. )
Viscosity, @ 25.0 - 77.0 Speed 20 rpm 1200.0 mPa·s (cP)

How to

Step by Step Guide

It is recommended to use LOCTITE SF 7070 to degrease and clean surfaces prior to applying threadlocker.

2. Preparation - Activation

If cure speed is too slow due to passive metals (stainless steel, aluminum and plated metals) or low temperature (below 5°C), use LOCTITE SF 7649 activator. Allow to dry.

3a. Application - Through Hole

Apply a few drops of liquid threadlocker to the thread engagement area. Assemble nut and tighten to proper torque.

3b. Application - Blind Hole

Apply several drops of liquid threadlocker into lower third of blind hole, as well as a few drops onto male threads, and then install male threads. Tighten to proper torque.

4. Assembly

Assemble and tighten to proper torque requirement. If several screws/small bolts are being assembled, torque them down to the correct value within the fixture time window.

5. Disassembly

Disassemble with standard hand tools.

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