Silicon clean up

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« on: March 25, 2010, 03:23:42 PM »
Any suggestions on how to remove the old silicon from my pump?  Got a little leak coming in around the transom area.
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« Reply #1 on: March 25, 2010, 04:17:43 PM »
probably like a plastic scraper or bondo spreader so it wont scratch, just kinda dig at it a little and pull off pieces you can get to.
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« Reply #2 on: April 02, 2010, 09:09:40 AM »

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« Reply #3 on: April 02, 2010, 09:41:29 AM »
I used a pair of wide mouth vicegrips with a razor cutter blade and held it at an angle and carefully scraped it off worked great just take your time and keep it at a steep angle
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« Reply #4 on: April 02, 2010, 09:59:18 AM »
Razor blade and acetone works well for me ;D
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