Date: Tue, 1 Nov 2005 10:27:49 -0500
Reply-To: Christopher Gronski <gronski@GMAIL.COM>
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From: Christopher Gronski <gronski@GMAIL.COM>
Subject: Re: removing insulation adhesive
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The Termwell duct insulation?
On 11/1/05, jake beaulieu <email@example.com> wrote:
> The stuff I am using is basically bubble wrap wrapped in foil. Go to
> homedepot.com and type "insulation" into the search box. It is the first
> product that comes up. I don't know if this is the best stuff for this
> application, but I really don't want to use stuff that holds water. Can
> anybody weigh in on this?
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Vanagon Mailing List [mailto:vanagon@GERRY.VANAGON.COM] On Behalf Of
> Christopher Gronski
> Sent: Tuesday, November 01, 2005 8:48 AM
> To: vanagon@GERRY.VANAGON.COM
> Subject: Re: removing insulation adhesive
> Jake I'm at the same pointg in a similar project with my 86 westy
> (though I am not facing the adhesive issue... my insulation appears to
> have just been placed inside. What "non water vapor" insulation are
> you using?
> On 11/1/05, jake beaulieu <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > Hello,
> > I have removed the cabinets, refrigerator, etc from the interior of my AC
> > Westy. This whole project started because I had a major mouse invasion
> > complete with a cozy little nest built in the wall. Once I got everything
> > cleaned up I just couldn't put it back together without hitting the rust
> > with POR15, adding sound deadening material, and re-insulating with
> > that would not hold water vapor.
> > I have removed the original insulation and am prepping the sheet metal to
> > receive the sound deadening material. I am using some IceWatch stuff we
> > talked about a couple of months ago. Anyway, I am finding that the
> > that was used to hold the original insulation in place is very stubborn.
> > would like to get all of this off the sheet metal so the sound deadening
> > material has a clean surface to adhere to. Have any of you found a good
> > solvent for removing that junk?
> > Thanks,
> > Jake
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