Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.
 

Re: DestiStill Gasket

Expand Messages
  • pugs2510
    bread dough works wonders . roll in a rope form place where gasket goes . when the heat hitsdough it rises and cooks filling the gap . not my idia old
    Message 1 of 4 , Aug 26, 2009
      bread dough works wonders . roll in a rope form place where gasket goes . when the heat hitsdough it rises and cooks filling the gap . not my idia old moonshiners fix

      later pugs


      --- In new_distillers@yahoogroups.com, "jamesonbeam1" <jamesonbeam1@...> wrote:
      >
      >
      > Sidenote:
      >
      > Sorry was in a rush. Forgot to tell ya - if you want your column to be
      > removable, coat the bottom of the connection with vasoline. Then press
      > it down and let it dry. If ya want the whole seal to be removable -
      > coat both the column and the keg with vasoline and then press together
      > and let the silicone dry. Clean the vasoline off after.
      >
      > JB.
      >
      >
      > --- In new_distillers@yahoogroups.com, "jamesonbeam1" <jamesonbeam1@>
      > wrote:
      > >
      > >
      > > Aquarium grade silicone works the wonders. Stay away from rubber fur
      > > sure buddy!!!! (really bad when mixed with high ABV ethanol fumes....)
      > >
      > > In emegency leaks and also as a quick and easy seal for my pot stills,
      > > I have found that the non-hardening plumbers putty (no hazardous
      > > materials - and is ethanol tolerant) works the nuts too - you can try
      > > some - "Datey" plumbers putty if ya can find it.
      > >
      > > Vino es Veritas,
      > >
      > > Jim aka Waldo.
      > >
      > >
      > > --- In new_distillers@yahoogroups.com, "rj_tanston" rj_tanston@
      > > wrote:
      > > >
      > > > Need a bit of help...I've got a destistill, the boiler bolts to the
      > > top with three bolts on a 3.5 inch ring, and uses an o-ring gasket...I
      > > suspect to be around 3"...Can't tell for sure, since mine has been
      > long
      > > broken and lost. Last few years I had an old tire innertube gasket
      > cut,
      > > but now am wondering if there is not a better way, or where I can get
      > > the right size o-ring. Anybody having this still, or knowing if I can
      > > use a gasket and clamp, would appreciate your input.
      > > >
      > > > John
      > > >
      > >
      >
    Your message has been successfully submitted and would be delivered to recipients shortly.