Strategic Source Components now Authorized Distributor for Palm Labs Adhesives Inc.

Strategic Source Components is pleased to announce that we are an authorized distributor for Palm Labs Adhesives Inc. Palm Labs Adhesives Inc offers a variety of Cyanoacrylate, Thread Locker, Structural Adhesive, RTV Silicone, Thread Sealant, and Anti-Seize Products.   Please find the cross reference table below that offers equivalents to many Loctite® brand adhesives.  Loctite ® is a brand of the Henkel Corporation and the chart below is for reference only.It is always recommended to review product data and to perform product testing to insure application requirements are met and/or exceeded.  Palm Lab Adhesive products can offer a significant cost savings to the end user over many competing adhesive brands.

LOCTITE® # Description
222™ Thread Locker – Purple Removable
242™ Thread Locker – Blue Removable
243™ Thread Locker – Blue Removable Oil Resistant
246™ Thread Locker – Blue Removable High Temperature
262™ Thread Locker – Red Permanent – up to ¾” Bolt
263™ Thread Locker – Red/Orange Permanent – High Temp – up to ¾” Bolt
266™ Thread Locker – Red/Orange Permanent – High Temp – up to ¾” Bolt
271™ Thread Locker – Red Permanent – up to 1″ Bolt
272™ Thread Locker – Red Permanent – High Temp – up to 1 ½” Bolt
277™ Thread Locker – Red Permanent – LARGE BOLT – up to 1 ½” Bolt
290™ Thread Locker – Green Wicking Grade
380™ Cyanoacrylate – Black Flex – 300cp
382™ Cyanoacrylate – General Purpose – 4000cp
401™ Cyanoacrylate – Surface Insensitive – 100cp
403™ Cyanoacrylate – Low Odor / Low Bloom – 1000cp
404™ Cyanoacrylate – General Purpose – 80cp
406™ Cyanoacrylate – Surface Insensitive – 20cp
408™ Cyanoacrylate – Low Odor / Low Bloom – 5cp
409™ Cyanoacrylate – General Purpose – GELcp
410™ Cyanoacrylate – Black Toughened – 2400cp
411™ Cyanoacrylate – Clear Flexible Toughened – 5000cp
414™ Cyanoacrylate – Plastic – Rubber
416™ Cyanoacrylate – General Purpose – 1500cp
420™ Cyanoacrylate – General Purpose – 5cp
422™ Cyanoacrylate – General Purpose – 2400cp
425™ Thread Locker – Blue Permanent Plastic Screw
426™ Cyanoacrylate – Black Toughened – GELcp
430™ Cyanoacrylate – Methyl 80cp
431™ Cyanoacrylate – Surface Insensitive – 1000cp
454™ Cyanoacrylate – Surface Insensitive – GELcp
455™ Cyanoacrylate – Low Odor / Low Bloom – GELcp
460™ Cyanoacrylate – Low Odor / Low Bloom – 40cp
480™ Cyanoacrylate – Black Toughened – 200cp
495™ Cyanoacrylate – General Purpose – 40cp
498™ Cyanoacrylate – General Purpose – 500cp
510™ Sealant – Red Rigid Gasket Eliminator High Temperature Flange
515™ Sealant – Purple Flexible Gasket Maker
518™ Sealant – Red Rigid Gasket Eliminator
545™ Sealant – Purple Pneumatic Hydraulic
554™ Sealant – Red High Strength Refrigerant
565™ Sealant – White Control Strength with Teflon
567™ Sealant – White Stainless Steel
569™ Sealant – Brown Fine Threads Hydraulic Sealant
587™ Sealant – RTV Silicone Gasket Maker
593™ Sealant – Silicone Adhesive in Black
594™ Sealant – Silicone Adhesive in White
595™ Sealant – Silicone Adhesive in Clear
603™ Thread Locker – Green Oil Resistant, Close Fit
609™ Thread Locker – Green General Purpose, Press Fit
620™ Thread Locker – Green High Temperature Slip Fit
680™ Thread Locker – Green Retaining Compound – High Strength
7452™ Cyanoacrylate – Accelerator
7649™ Thread Locker – Primer/Activator
770™ Cyanoacrylate – Primer

New Product Line

Strategic Source Components is pleased to announce that we are now an authorized distributor for Recoil® Wire Threaded Inserts.  Please feel free to contact us for any application or requirement needs you have for these products.  Additional information is available on our website for your review.


We had a customer inquire what type of plating finishes we can offer.  Many of the manufacturers we work with can provide parts complete with plating finishes to specification.  Strategic Source Components also works with a local plater that offers the following finishes- should something need to be done as a second operation.

Cadmium AMS-QQ-P-416, QQ-P-416
CARC Liquid Paint MIL-STL-53072
CARC Powder Coat MIL-DTL-53072
Chemical Conversion* MIL-C-5541, MIL-DTL-5541
Copper AMS-2418, MIL-C-14550
Electroless Nickel MIL-C-26074, AMS-C-26074, MIL-DTL-32119,
ASTM-B-733, AMS-2404
Gold MIL-G-42504, ASTM-B-488
Gold MIL-DTL-45204
Manganese Phosphate MIL-DTL-16232, DOD-P-16232
Nickel AMS-QQ-N-290, QQ-N-290
Passivation AMS-2700, AMS-QQ-P-35, ASTM-A-967, QQ-P-35
Silver ASTM-B-700, QQ-S-365
Sulfuric Anodize
Type II & III
MIL-A-8625, ASTM B893-98
Tin ASTM-B-545, MIL-T-10727
Tin-Lead AMS-P-81728, MIL-P-81728
Tin-Lead ASTM-B-579
Zinc ASTM-B-633, QQ-Z-325
Zinc Phosphate TT-C-490, MIL-DTL-16232, DOD-P-16232

First blog post …

Welcome to Strategic Source Components – “The Strategic Source” for all your component needs.   Some initial thoughts to pass along- while we try to highlight the majority of products that we offer on our website, our breadth of products goes beyond what you may find here.  If you don’t see what you are looking for, please do not hesitate to ask.  Also, we are able to cross reference products from many different manufacturers.  We look forward to working with you in the future and becoming a reliable source for your various component requirements.