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post #3 of Old 08-23-2010
SEMIJim
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Originally Posted by dreuge View Post
I see that West Marine sells Teflon Flax and GTU Gore. But in googling GTU, I came across GFO Gore-Tex dripless packing (see www.gfopacking.com). Does anyone have experience with GFO?
Gore GTU and GFO are the same thing, to the best of my knowledge. I used whichever one WM sells. Works great. It's not entirely drip-less, however, just very low drip rate, once it's settled-in.

Sorry: Can't help you with the size.

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