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Old 06-17-2011
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Someone else can give the definitive answer but, 1) don't use silicone, whatever you use, 2) those are probably bronze screws, not brass, 3) if the screws are penetrating the fiberglass at all, I'd at least seal around the screws. I'd use butyl tape.
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