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post #12 of Old 01-07-2007
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JouvertSpirit... for what is worth, I think you did good by keeping the conventional stuffing box. I believe the dripless seals are a product well engineered but when you loose cooling water to them (which is not supposed to happen ) you might be facing catastrophic consequences.

... been there done that ....!

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