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Old 07-16-2013, 06:35 PM   #15
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When I did this I first drilled a 1/2" hole, sprayed in foam - all I could get in so it was dense. Than drilled the large hole for the receptacle. Stiffened up the whole area, lots easier and worked great.
Now that's a great idea, wish I had thought of that! That could work for other penetrations of the skin to stiffen the area up also.
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When I did this I first drilled a 1/2" hole, sprayed in foam - all I could get in so it was dense. Than drilled the large hole for the receptacle. Stiffened up the whole area, lots easier and worked great.
They make an industrial structural foam, but I don't think it is available in the easy squirt can, two part, fast mix and pour.
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Old 07-16-2013, 10:50 PM   #20
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Ok. Rewire of new breaker box, 50AMP double pole.

Main power ready for receptacle wiring tomorrow. Too much rain now!!

We are happy for the rain!!!! So. All interior wiring done. Last is power inlet receptacle.
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What is your source for the 50 amp service box in the RV?
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Old 12-02-2013, 12:25 PM   #27
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That is a cool upgrade- but thank God my trailer is already 50 amp!
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When I did this I first drilled a 1/2" hole, sprayed in foam - all I could get in so it was dense. Than drilled the large hole for the receptacle. Stiffened up the whole area, lots easier and worked great.
Just don't get the expanding foam. I did that once and bulged the panels on a fiberglass trailer I had at the time. A little pressure over a large area made a big bulge.
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