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Old 06-14-2011, 08:25 AM
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Originally Posted by Mudbone View Post
I used aviation snips and then deburred with a file.
It has been nearly a month now and still NO LEAKS!
Me thinks this is the key to success.
Usually, when you cut metal sheet (the gasket is a thin strip of metal sheet), it will slightly bend along the cuts. The OP made sure the mating surfaces are flush, with no bends or nicks.
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