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Old June 4, 2009, 07:17 PM
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Originally Posted by 3.0charlie View Post
From what I understand drilling plastic needs the same bit and technique as ceramic - but Lexan is a "particular" plastic... let me dig.

The sealing method you're looking for the screws is called a wet installation. Simply dip the screw threads into the silicone, and screw in. Remove excess sealant at the head, but do not clean the head itself.
Been involved in a few windscreen installations 3.0Charlie????? :)

One thing I will not miss is having to put 150+ assorted length screws back onto the aircraft.... :)
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