Boler door seal - Fiberglass RV


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Old 01-30-2017, 09:26 AM   #1
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Picked up a Boler recently and there is no door seal on the body or the door itself. When I add a seal, does it go on the door or body shell? Pros and cons...
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Old 01-30-2017, 10:36 AM   #2
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I've put the rubber around the door on the shell itself I have done three trailers this way seems to work fine
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Old 01-30-2017, 04:14 PM   #3
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The door seal on our 1973 Boler is merely a common 'spongy' weather seal, and it mounted on the body shell, not the door. Easily replaced for about 'a buck-and-a-half'; but there is no such seal across the bottom, which hasn't caused any significant problem to date. I'm not sure if that simple seal was 'original', when I acquired this TT !
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Although the seal can go on either the door or the door opening, it is best to mount it around the door opening for one simple reason. he seal stuck to the door frame prevents water than runs against the seal from leaking into the trailer. If you put the seal on the door the slightest gap where the seal contacts the door frame will allow water to enter
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Old 01-30-2017, 04:53 PM   #5
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Well folks, the shell was my first pick, and I am glad you all agree! That is where I will stick it. Hope it stays stuck in the corner bends. Cheers!
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