To: "'seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org'" <seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
Subject: RE: Thread Locking
From: jdcoombs(--nospam--at)wilsonco.com (Jerry D. Coombs)
Date: Tue, 25 May 1999 07:19:29 -0600
How permanent do you want it? Any of the methods you mentioned are good.
I've used epoxy glue. Permanent, but heating with a torch allows removal.
On Monday, May 24, 1999 3:22 PM, Fredericks, Douglas/SAC
> Any thoughts on good ways to lock up threads?
> I have some steel eyebars packed on a pin with recessed pin nuts holding
> them in place. The pins are about 3" in diameter and they are exposed to
> weather. I don't want the nuts to loosen, of course. The options I can
> think of are thread-lock compound, tack-welding, and burring the threads
> Is there a reliable thread-lock compound (besides rust)?