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New Thread Locking & Sealing Division Announced in U.K.

The Electrolytic Plating Company Ltd (EPC), the sole UK licensee of the TUFLOK ® NYLOK ® BLUE ® NYLON TORQ-PATCH ® , has recently established a new Thread Locking & Sealing division. Deputy Editor Claire Edwards visited Aldridge, UK, to see how the new facility is enabling EPC to deliver an end-to-end full service for its customers.
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NYSEAL® Eliminates O-Rings, Gasket Seals and Sealant Compounds

The green-colored pre-applied NYSEAL® sealing element from Nylok Corporation eliminate the time-consuming in-house application of O-rings, gasket seals and sealant compounds by creating a gasket-like seal at pressures up to 500 psi. The coating is permanently fused on the bearing surface of the fasteners, eliminates the leak path and will not work loose. As the screw is seated to its final position against the mating part, the NYSEAL® element compresses slightly and fills the void under the bearing surface of the head and countersink or bore.

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NYPLAS® from Nylok – Seals Immediately

There is no need for gasket seals or sealant compounds or any other time-consuming in-house assembly sealants. NYPLAS® from Nylok Corporation is a plastisol (PVC) material coating pre-applied under the heads of fasteners, rivetnuts, pop-style rivets and double-ended flange screws to seal out water, moisture, dust and air.

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NYCOTE® Offers Guaranteed Protection Against Weld Spatter and Electrodeposited Coatings on Fastener’s Threads

The revolutionary NYCOTE® coating process from Nylok Corporation—a non-conductive WHITE® TEFLON® PFA powder coating applied to threaded fasteners—offers the industry’s most complete and effective thread masking and protection. The patented process provides guaranteed protection against thread contamination from electrodeposited paints, primers and adhesion of weld spatter and eliminates the need to manually apply—and later remove—caps, tape or plugs.

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