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post #1 of 3 Old 11-29-2012, 08:51 AM Thread Starter
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There's been some talk on here lately about bolts working loose so I thought I'd pitch this stuff again. It's cheap and provides a quick visual check to see if a bolt head or nut has turned because it's starting to come loose. Of course, it only works on fasteners you can see:

http://www.aircraftspruce.com/catalo...?clickkey=3836

It comes in different colors but I use the yellow:



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post #2 of 3 Old 11-29-2012, 09:47 AM
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Nice...I can think of some places that would be realy nice to have on my trusty KLR
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post #3 of 3 Old 11-29-2012, 01:07 PM
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There's been some talk on here lately about bolts working loose so I thought I'd pitch this stuff again. It's cheap and provides a quick visual check to see if a bolt head or nut has turned because it's starting to come loose. Of course, it only works on fasteners you can see:

http://www.aircraftspruce.com/catalo...?clickkey=3836

It comes in different colors but I use the yellow:

Nail polish works also, comes in pink too!

I've marked bolts with Sharpies but that wears off.

Of course if you use a thread locker (or if it positively can't be allowed to loosen, safety wire) no need to mark the bolts.

No eye has seen, no ear has heard, no mind has conceived what God has prepared for those who love him. 1 Cor 2:9
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