Locking and sealing nuts and bolts with Loctite® Threadlockers is a popular practice among vehicle repair, but there are a wide variety of other applications that can benefit from threadlocker technology as well.  Below are just a few examples of how Loctite® Threadlockers are being used, ranging from cars and motorcycles to watches and eyeglasses. Scroll […]

Blue Threadlocker Basics

     February 20, 2014

Have you ever questioned which Loctite® Medium Strength Blue Threadlocker to use? Did you even know there are multiple kinds? Of all our thread treatment applications, the Medium Strength Blue Threadlockers are the most commonly used. They are removable with standard hand tools on ¼ ” to ¾ ” fasteners, have fast fixture times, and […]

How to Remove Red Threadlocker

     February 13, 2014

It can be difficult removing Loctite® red threadlocker, and it’s a common vehicle maintenance question. While the strength of our red threadlockers is formidable, and meant to be a permanent assembly method – don’t believe the myths… red threadlocker can be disassembled with the right technique. When disassembling red threadlocker the process is a little different than for other threadlockers. […]

We’ve all been there. You’re driving along the highway just trying to get home after a long day of work. Traffic’s light, and you’re making good time.  You change lanes as you get close to your exit and get stuck behind a dump track. It’s hauling a pile of dirt and some appears to be […]