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Old 04-29-2017, 07:38 AM   #1
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Floor penetrations - electrical, waste, Espar lines

Looking for some guidance on what the DIY's use to seal the floor penetrations for electrical lines, water lines, waste and Espar supply/return lines so water, dust, etc does not enter the interior of the van. Any thoughts or actual items that have been used would be appreciated. Thanks

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Old 04-29-2017, 08:12 AM   #2
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Using Heyco strain relief bushings for my electrical. I would imagine that any kind of bushing that protects from the metal edges of the holes would work for any hose or cable. Use a sealant like silicone to make it air and water tight if it doesn't clamp down.

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Old 04-29-2017, 08:57 AM   #3
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I use bulkhead fittings when possible. gives you the ability to detach the wires or hoses if needed.

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Old 04-29-2017, 09:56 AM   #4
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Aside from electrical connections which you should use some sort of rubber bushings. Flex seal tape works great for keeping water dirt dust out of any floor or body penetration.
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