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Old 06-10-2013, 11:04 AM
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I am about to reinstal my gimbals and I am courious to know if people use silicone ( 3M 4200 ) in addition to the cork gasket or do you instal them dry . I am seroiusly afraid of leaks as I do leave the boat in the water for extended periods of time on occassion . Any input is appreciated.

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Old 06-10-2013, 11:28 AM
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I did on mine, that cork sucks imo
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Old 06-10-2013, 12:28 PM
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We silicone around the openings and stud holes.
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