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Topic Review (Newest First)
07-22-2012 03:21 PM
riversteve
Re: sealing a skylight

These are flush mounted into a lipped cutout on the top of the cabin. they replaced them with hatches with gutters the following year. I think I know why.
07-22-2012 03:01 PM
Cruisingdad
Re: sealing a skylight

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The skylights in my '90 hunter 30' were leaking so I rebedded them with neophrine rubber because I could'nt find any butyl rubber and I like to do things over and over. I guess I'll get some butyl and try it again. any tips?
I am not familiar with the port lights, but are they mechanically fastened? If yes, butyl tape could work. If no, I would use DOw Corning 795.

Brian
07-22-2012 02:42 PM
riversteve
sealing a skylight

The skylights in my '90 hunter 30' were leaking so I rebedded them with neophrine rubber because I could'nt find any butyl rubber and I like to do things over and over. I guess I'll get some butyl and try it again. any tips?

 
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