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Old 04-03-2010, 09:23 PM
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Great looking job. How does it hold up against the heat of motor? Also, is it quieter than factory insulation?
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Old 04-03-2010, 09:31 PM
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I've never done a side-by-side noise comparison. At idle, you only hear the exhaust, not the motor. At speed all you hear is water and wind -- at least from the driver's seat.
As for heat, there's never been a problem. In fact, the exhaust risers just touch the insulation but mine never get hot enough to melt anything.
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Old 04-04-2010, 12:16 AM
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Old 04-04-2010, 07:37 AM
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Looks like a good product.
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Old 04-04-2010, 10:15 AM
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Can anyone provide the product name of what insulation is being used in the new MCs? tks, mac
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Old 04-04-2010, 11:23 AM
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Looks like a good product.
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Gulp!!! That's very much like the product I bought from McMaster-Carr but WAY more expensive. Mine only cost $12.58/ft.
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Old 04-10-2010, 06:44 PM
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Here is the closest equivalent to what you once could find in Overton's catalog...

http://www.marineengineparts.com/sho...l/page204.html

I think you'll need the 2 roll kit.
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Old 04-13-2010, 12:50 PM
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I've purchased this material but I haven't installed it yet.
http://www.lobucrod.com/index.html
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Old 04-13-2010, 01:17 PM
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Looks like good stuff at a inexpensive price. I sent for the free sample they offer.
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Old 04-13-2010, 09:10 PM
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I installed the stuff that "wheelerd" got from McMaster-Carr this past weekend and took the boat on the lake.... WOW! I was amazed at the different it makes. I started with just the burned up old stuff in it prior to the installation.
All you hear in idol is the bubbles and low rumble of the exhaust. I would highly recommend that stuff. I also sanded out the inside of the dog house first, to remove all the particles that may come lose and make the self stick not function.
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