LOX-8 Paste chemistry is engineered for harsh chemicals applications where extreme acids or powerful oxidizers are used. It prevents stainless steel galling and it is a sealant that can withstand high pressure, and both high extreme and cryogenic deep freeze temperatures. Oxygen-safe, waterproof, and versatile, it is an all-purpose sealant and anti-galling agent. Works great with oil-based systems, hydraulic oils, and fuels. LOX-8 is recommended for use as both a lubricant and as a sealant by The Chlorine Institute members.
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Formulated for wet conditions and dry applications. High-density, inert thread sealant.
Remains stable up to 550°F. It is nonflammable and nontoxic.
Oxygen-safe, gaseous & liquid.
Not affected by harsh chemicals such as chlorines, hyperchlorides or powerful oxidizers.
A multi-purpose, cross-functional sealant.
Allows you to standardize on one sealant, replacing all the pipe sealants in your tool box or factory. Eliminates plumbing errors, standardizes inventory and practices.
Oxygen-tested by The German Federal Institute for Materials Testing (BAM) and ASTM G72-82 and ASTM G86 (NASA).
Praxair GS-38 approved
Approved for use in food processing facilities.
Water Treatment, including Hydrofluorosilicic Acid and Sodium Hypochlorite
Welding systems and bottled gases
Agricultural chemicals and spray equipment, including ammonia and fertilizers
Chlorine water treatment
Chlorine manufacturing environments
Stainless steel anti-galling
Oxygen and chlorine systems
Nitrous oxide systems
Safe to use with plastic pipes and fittings, including nylon