How to apply:

LOCTITE SI 5980

1. PREPARATION

Cleaning

  • Apply LOCTITE SF 7200 on old gasketing adhesive and use a wood or plastic scraper to remove residues. Remove burrs.
  • It is recommended to use LOCTITE SF 7063 to degrease and clean surfaces prior to applying the adhesive.
  • LOCTITE SI 5980 does not need an activator.

2. APPLICATION

Apply as a continuous closed bead onto one flange surface. Place the bead close to the inner rim of the flange and encircle all holes. Small scratches can be filled by the adhesive.

Equipment
Recommended dispensing equipment: IDH 363544 or IDH 142240

3. ASSEMBLY

Assemble flanges and tighten bolts as soon as possible.

4. DISASSEMBLY

  • Disassemble bolts with standard hand tools.
  • Use jacking-screws, cast-on bosses or recesses to lift flanges apart.
  • For corroded or seized parts, use LOCTITE LB 8040.