Threadloc or Anti-seize

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by Shultz, Apr 10, 2008.

  1. Shultz

    Shultz LawnSite Member
    Messages: 83

    Can anyone reccomend when and why to use threadloc(blue/red) over antiseize? I am swapping a Kawasaki motor out on a 99 Scag turf tiger-all the mounting bolts had some corrosion on them, but came out very easy (maybe cause they were covered in oil over the years by a small leak-
    The bolts also had lock washers on them-

    Also, if anyone can provide any torque specs on these mounting bolts it would be greatly appreciated.

  2. ffemt1271

    ffemt1271 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,285

    threadlock is for when you dont want a nut or bolt coming out on you, antiseize is so you will be able to remove it easily later on

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