A quick and dirty approach that I sometimes use is applying a strip of that non-hardening plumbers putty (no hazardous materials) around the rim with a bungy cord wrapped around the handles and over the top.
Works alot better then the old flour/water paste method and is re-usable.
Vino es Veritas,
Jim aka Waldo.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "jamesonbeam1" <jamesonbeam1@...> wrote:
> Read the thread from last month on "Pot O Ring Material" starting with
> message http://groups.yahoo.com/group/new_distillers/message/37263
> <http://groups.yahoo.com/group/new_distillers/message/37263> then read
> Trid's method for attaching a silicone seal to the rim in the same
> Vino es Veritas,
> Jim aka Waldo.