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Old 09-29-2010, 06:28 PM   #1
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My new ports!

Took off and sold the bronze and replaced with these much larger anodized aluminum. Total cost $0.
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Old 09-29-2010, 06:31 PM   #2
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Nicely Done! was the core sealed all the way around before installing in the new opening?
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Old 09-29-2010, 07:10 PM   #3
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My new ports!

* What?
You got a window guy. Cool
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It is a great feeling when you do a job so well It's Perfect.
You Nailed that one.
*Excellent.

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Old 09-29-2010, 07:46 PM   #4
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*Very nice!!!!!!!!!!* What did you use to bed the new hardware?

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Old 09-29-2010, 08:19 PM   #5
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I used Life Caulk. The seal was so tight I probably could have used chewing gum.
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Old 09-29-2010, 08:32 PM   #6
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Awesome- looks good! You didn't want opening portholes though for ventilation?
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Old 09-29-2010, 10:24 PM   #7
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The ports barely do a thing vs the larger forward facing overhead hatches. The watertight and bigger trumped the minor airflow for us.
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Old 09-30-2010, 04:25 AM   #8
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The watertight and bigger trumped the minor airflow for us.

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Old 09-30-2010, 11:22 AM   #9
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We're never in marinas, but on the oft chance we are we let the AC pump away
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