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Loctite Surface Preparation

Alongside their wide range of adhesive products, Henkel Loctite supply a number of cleaning and surface preparation chemicals to ensure best results. The majority of these items are prefixed SF (Surface Finish):

General Parts Degreasing Prior to Bonding – Loctite SF 7063

Available in both aerosol and bulk liquid form, LOCTITE SF 7063 is a non-CFC solvent based formulation for cleaning and degreasing of surfaces to be bonded with LOCTITE adhesives. The product can also be used for cleaning and degreasing machine components during maintenance operations, and is an essential accessory for most applications.

Pre-Assembly Cleaning – Loctite SF 7061

LOCTITE SF 7061 is a non-CFC solvent based formulation for cleaning and degreasing of surfaces to be bonded with LOCTITE adhesives. The product is used as a final pre-assembly cleaning treatment to remove most greases, oils, lubrication fluids, metal cuttings and fines from surfaces to be bonded. Its high solvent power allows it to be very effective in other degreasing or part-cleaning applications.

Plastic Parts Cleaning – Loctite SF 7070

LOCTITE SF 7070 is a non-aqueous, hydrocarbon based, non-CFC solvent designed for cleaning and degreasing of plastic and metal surfaces to be bonded with LOCTITE adhesives. The product is used as a final pre-assembly cleaning treatment to remove most greases, oils, lubrication fluids, metal cuttings and fines from surfaces to be bonded. It is designed to be used as a spray or in immersion cleaning processes at room temperature or heated.

Water Based General Cleaner – Loctite SF 7840

LOCTITE SF 7840 is a concentrated, biodegradable cleaner/degreaser that contains no hazardous solvents and dilutes with water to meet a wide range of industrial cleaning applications. Typical applications for this product include engines, motors, castings, valves, bearings, tanks, machinery, exterior siding, windows, carpets, concrete floors, asphalt, vehicles, etc. This product is available in both bulk liquid and trigger spray sizes.

Hand Cleaner – Loctite SF 7850

LOCTITE SF 7850 is a natural hand cleaner containing no petroleum solvents. It is a skin-friendly abrasive lotion and contains aloe vera, lanolin and jojoba oil for skin conditioning. LOCTITE SF 7850 cleans without water and can remove grease, grime, inks, soil, paint, gasket cements, epoxies and glues.