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hello everybody ,
i just took off the aluminium frames of my Catalina 30 and gave them a sand job and with a nice auto spray paint brought them back to life. But now the black rubber fitting inside looks old and dirty. Does somebody know where can i get some new ones(if it sold by the foot) or someway to refurbish it or just plain change it and fill up the space with silicone or other caulking material.
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try some wet look product for tires as the moulding is a rubber product, I get it at the local Canadian Tire or Parts store, works real good
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You can get butyl rubber sealant tape at most glazing supply shops. You can also get neoprene gasket material.
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Here you go: catalinadirect.com. This is where I got mine.
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