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    Quote Originally Posted by Arf View Post
    Utter madness...

    You don't want to use threadlocker, as you want to be able to remove the bolt to replace the tendon when it needs replacing.

    The extra mm of nut metal + nyloc, that must weigh in at a staggering 0.02 grams or so. You'd make greater weight savings if you flossed your teeth before sailing.
    loctite has different strengths thread fixing products.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Navegante View Post
    loctite has different strengths thread fixing products.
    Locquitetite, locloose etc
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