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    What to stick this with?



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    The last one was stuck in with some unidentified dark coloured stuff and has lasted ages. So far I have tried silicon sealant, specific plastic glue and (currently) sikaflex all to no avail. Can someone please advise something that might work?
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    araldite , if you can clean off the old stuff well enough.
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    What is it? Looks like a mod that allows you to carry your toilet cassette around on a keyring.

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    Thetford cassettes are made of polypropylene so should be marked
    PP. Loctite Plastics Adhesive should be OK, there are others. But
    essential to get the existing failed crap off first of course.
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    Quote Originally Posted by shaunr68 View Post
    What is it? Looks like a mod that allows you to carry your toilet cassette around on a keyring.
    Hahaha! Love this!

    It's the sog fitting!
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    Araldite sounds promising, hadn't thought of that...
    A rubber seal would be great but it didn't come with one and I haven't seen anything suitable. I think you're right, there is so much movement that whatever I do works loose. I have no idea how the last one stayed on so long!

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    Araldite wont stick poly,grommet is the way to go,bit of old w/screen moulding may work if stuck,or maybe a seal from a old vacume hover etc.
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    I'm surprised that sikaflex hasn't worked. I ran a 32mm domestic drain pipe into my grey tank, so needed to cut and fit a 32mm stub of pipe to connect to. I just cored an interference fit hole in the tank, put the pipe stub in and put a thick bead of sikaflex around the joint. Gave it several days to cure. No problems to date, that was about 6 years ago.

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    Quote Originally Posted by hextal View Post
    I'm surprised that sikaflex hasn't worked. I ran a 32mm domestic drain pipe into my grey tank, so needed to cut and fit a 32mm stub of pipe to connect to. I just cored an interference fit hole in the tank, put the pipe stub in and put a thick bead of sikaflex around the joint. Gave it several days to cure. No problems to date, that was about 6 years ago.
    Yes, I thought I was onto a winner with Sikaflex. I gave it 2 days to dry but it only lasted a few days. I think because it has quite a lot of force applied to it regularly although I do try and be careful when taking the bung in and out.
    I wouldn't have a clue where to get old hoover seals or how to find the right one but will do a quick ebay search and see if anything comes up.

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    Most plastics are hard to stick with sealant/adhesive but not impossible, I would clean all the old stuff off, then use something like panel wipe to clean inside (if you can get in to it) & out, then lightly sand the whole area & use the sika marine sealant 291i or tiger seal to stick it.

    Neither of these has let me down yet!

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