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Old 12-05-2009, 07:01 PM   #1
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sealing access doors

Well, down to about 3 small water leaks in the shell....been at this about 3 weeks and each time it rains I spend time inside with a bright light.....had to re-rivet quite a bit and have had real issues around the 2 stationary glasses....but it's getting better!
My last big leak issue is at the access doors and so far I have not found a replacement gasket that will work...this is a 68 Tradewind and had a rubber type gasket in a slot originally.....
I did replace 2 windows (two more to go) supplied by Inland RV with good results...and have gasketed several surviving windows also with good results....cheating with a simple outside "lock" for now. Attaching a before and after...
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Old 12-06-2009, 07:44 AM   #2
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Great work! Leaks are a pain to find....especially those last little pesky ones!

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