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Old 11-21-2012, 12:01 PM
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Just get 3/4" NPT brass plugs for the manifolds and 1/4" NPT for the block. I replaced all of the plugs on my boats very early on.
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Old 11-21-2012, 03:07 PM
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x 2 on the brass plugs, every hardware store sells 'em. It would be worth your while to get appropriate sized taps to chase the threads, then use some Never-Seeze. Teflon tape is good too, but I'm not sure if it will work as well to keep rust from forming on your newly-cleaned threads. Or, use Never-Seeze and teflon. (Hard to keep that MCOCD under control)
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Old 11-21-2012, 10:43 PM
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