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Unread 06-06-2010, 08:08 AM   #1
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Default Sealing the Bandera Chamber door and firebox

Does any one have any recent success stories on the best way to seal the smoke chamber and fire box on the Bandera. I have done all the other mods and still having trouble maintaining temp.
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I'm not sure what you problems is, but you might have a look at this website. I used their wood stove gasket material to seal up my doors and firebox.

http://www.woodstove-outlet.com/
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this is what I have used and it works reasonably well. All from McMaster-Carr. http://www.mcmaster.com

Fiberglass tape. PN# 8813K31

Adhesive PN# 7573A31

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Pitbull - did you use the 5/8" tape, 3/8" rope ot the 1/2"-5/8" rope? Did you order the kit?
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