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Retaining Compounds

3M Retaining Compounds

Available in high temperature grades and easily dispensed manually or automatically. Retaining Compounds are ideal for bonding parts such as bearings, shafts, hubs and bolts. Also increases the load bearing characteristics of cylindrical joints, reduces assembly stresses, is a single component, prevents corrosion and eliminates fretting.


Scotch-Weld RT01 Retaining Compound 
High strength adhesive that eliminates fretting and corrosion, is oil-tolerant and ideal for retaining close-fitting cylindrical parts.

Colour: green.
Sizing: 50ml,




Scotch-Weld RT38 Retaining Compound 
Highest bond strength is designed for bonding cylindrical parts, typical applications include locking sleeves onto shafts.

Colour: green.
Sizing: 50ml,




Scotch-Weld RT41 Retaining Compounds 
Provides controlled, medium-strength retaining and is ideal for parts which require subsequent dismantling. It is ideal for parts which require servicing, typical applications include mounting bearings in place on shafts and housing.

Colour: yellow/brown.
Sizing: 50ml,


Unsure about which adhesive is suitable for your application? Then drop us an email at webenquiries@finecal.co.uk or call us on 0117 971 1111 and we can provide the most suitable adhesive for your application.

Scotch-Weld RT01 50ml Retaining Compound

Scotch-Weld RT01 50ml Retaining Compound

Low viscosity retainer compound adhesive in Green suitable for tight tolerances. Ideal for cylindrical components such as shafts providing high strength. Adhesive formulated to act as a lubricant whil..
£180.41 Ex VAT: £150.34
Scotch-Weld RT38 50ml Retaining Compound

Scotch-Weld RT38 50ml Retaining Compound

Maximum strength anaerobic adhesive retainer beneficial for slip fit assemblies. Good for mounting pulleys, cams etc onto curved shapes. Self-lubicates during assembly. May be used with plastics but s..
£180.41 Ex VAT: £150.34
Scotch-Weld RT41 50ml Retaining Compound

Scotch-Weld RT41 50ml Retaining Compound

An anaerobic retainer giving medium strength bonds in absence of air to curved / cylindrical parts and components. Yellow / Brown in colour. Permits disassembly of parts for servicing / replacing. Typ..
£180.41 Ex VAT: £150.34