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Old 03-31-2016, 07:23 PM   #1
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Sealing a Shore Cord Fitting

I'm replacing my shore cord with a fixed plug and converting to a twist lock plug on an extension cord. The existing door / hatch needs to be removed and replaced with a plate, that I have already constructed out of UHMW.

What type of sealer should I use between the new plate and the metal sidewall? Can I use a white silicone?

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Old 03-31-2016, 07:55 PM   #2
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Use butyl tape underneath it before you screw it into place,
Amazon.com: Dicor (BT-1834-1) 1/8" x 3/4" x 40' Butyl Seal Tape: Automotive
Then Geocell Proflex around the perimeter when it's in place.
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