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Stainless lock washer or locktite

Hello,

This last weekend I noticed that the bolts holding down my blocks for halyards and reefing lines at the base of the mast were all loose, one was completely out. My question is:

Clearly I need to check them more often.

What would be better, stainless lock washers (stainless is a bit soft) or locktight (or competitor)?

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Craig Kelly
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