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walter1 12-23-2004 11:04 AM

Roof Vent Screens
 
I’m rescreening the roof vents on my 64 Safari. The square vents and rectangular Vista view. The screening part is straight forward.



Where can I obtain the aluminum grommets that the 3/8”shaft for the Ladeau opener handle sticks down through?



The original grommets are 1” outside diameter and have 9/16” center hole.

All I can find are regular hardware store type, brass, tarp corner grommets which don’t have large enough center hole.



Also, how do I install the grommets, special grommet tool?

walter1 12-23-2004 11:27 AM

Oops, my rectangular vent is an Astro dome type

63flyingcloud 12-23-2004 12:50 PM

Washers
 
Walter: I don't know of anyone who stocks those grommets. I ended up using two washers per hole, one on each side of the screen. Superglue and clamp.


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