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post #239 of Old 03-07-2013
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Re: Bedding Deck Hardware With Butyl Tape

Originally Posted by Tymadman View Post
I've been using electrical self-amalgamating tape (butyl tape) with good results to seal deck fittings. It is very thin so you need to be a bit creative when applying it, but it works well.

Wha????? Electrical tape is not self amalgamating, and self amalgamating tape (rescue tape / rigging tape) is not Butyl rubber/tape. So color me confused cuz I have no idea what you mean?
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