We recommend the Tikal Tef-Gel for the padlock as a maintenance lubricant and anti-corrosion agent, especially if it is used in a saltwater environment. More info about metals and saltwater can be found in our FAQ section and in the Specs document.
You can get the Tef-Gel in a mini-package (around 0.5g), which is sufficient for around 3 times greasing or in the standard tube (10g).
Anti-Corrosion Tef-Gel (for padlock maintenance)
Tef-Gel® which is produced in Germany by TIKAL
MARINE SYSTEMS, is a watertight, PTFE-based paste
which can be used universally. It prevents metal from
blooming and protects reliably against corrosion by
means of galvanic currents between different types
Tef-Gel® GEL can also be used as a seawater-resistant
lubricant and for sealing purposes to prevent water
Always use Tef-Gel® with your screws, bolts and
rivets, and everything can be easily taken apart again
even after intensive use in seawater. The same applies
to the protection of turnbuckles against rusting.
Tef-Gel® is used in the boat industry, automotive industry,
in aviation and aerospace and wherever parts
have to be protected from corrosion.
Tef-Gel® is not harmful to your health and has no
More info: https://www.tikal-online.de/en/
>> Shipping cost to Germany just 3,90€ with DHL Warenpost (tracked).
>> Shipping cost to EU countries just 5,90 with international Warenpost by Deutsche Post (tracked).
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