Thread: Sealing canopy
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Old 09-18-2021, 07:11 PM
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Originally Posted by BillL View Post
I have a 7 which is a little different geometry, but the perimeter gap without the seal must be even and relative tight. There is a teflon teardrop seal that Vans typically recommends and it works well but functional only in a small gap dimension range. Also there are some gaps to be filled around the front on the rib-to-skin.

The seal for your specific plane will depend on the gap from building. This is the standard Vans selection. It seems soft but I pressure tested and it wont leak from dynamic pressures.
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Thank you Bill. Good place to start the process. Iíll see what I can do to measure the gap and address it properly.

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