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philsblade

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philsblade says:

Blackbird Casing

Can anyone advise - I have removed the left hand casing to repaint, am I ok applying a small bead of silicone sealant when replacing.  Thanks

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  • Posted 4 years ago (25 August 2011 22:19)

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jaffa90

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jaffa90 says:

sealant

yes,but not bathroom/double glazing stuff,try the high temperature black stuff for head gaskets from a car accessory shop.

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kcmc

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kcmc says:

Honda Blackbird CBR 1100 XX 1998

Hi Phil

It would be a much better idea to fit a gasket,than a sealer,if were talking generator case here.A gasket will cost about £10 a tube of sealer will cost a£5,if you put a thin smear of grease on the gasket before you fit it,you will be able to remove and refit the casing a couple of times before you need a new one again(if you ever need to remove it again?probably not)Good Luck

KCMC:tongue:  

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