J1615_202101 Thread Sealants

Stabilized

01/27/2021

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Issuing Committee
Scope
Content
Male pipe threads, including male dryseal pipe threads, when made into assemblies or installed into ports, will generally leak if not covered with a sealant.
This SAE Recommended Practice is intended as a guide to assist designers and/or users in the selection and application of various types of thread sealants. The designers and users must make a systematic review of each type and application and then select the sealant to fulfill the requirements of the application. The following are general guidelines and are not necessarily a complete list.
Rationale
Content
This technical report is being stabilized because it covers technology, products, or processes which are mature and not likely to change in the foreseeable future.
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DOI
https://doi.org/10.4271/J1615_202101
Pages
4
Citation
SAE International Recommended Practice, Thread Sealants, SAE Standard J1615_202101, Stabilized January 2021, Reaffirmed August 2016, Issued June 1993, https://doi.org/10.4271/J1615_202101.
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Publisher
Published
Jan 27, 2021
Product Code
J1615_202101
Content Type
Recommended Practice
Status
Stabilized
Language
English

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