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Old 06-12-2009, 09:17 AM   #1
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Black Expendable Foam

Been looking to buy a can of black expanding foam but unable to locate any with the local rv dealers or landscaping contractors. On line looks like by the case only. Anyone have any ideas??? I have a need to reseal couple of areas where wires enter the coach.

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Old 06-12-2009, 09:27 AM   #2
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I did a google search and found this. http://www.grainger.com/Grainger/ite...alants-_-2RPJ6
It did say RV's in the description

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Old 06-12-2009, 10:19 AM   #3
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How about the available everywhere beige "Great Stuff" foam and a can of black spray paint (non-lacquer)?
You could even go with a fire retardant foam.
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Old 06-12-2009, 10:20 AM   #4
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Home Depot has insulation foam that seems to be what you are looking for. It is not black.
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I don't know where you are located but the black expanding foam is typically for pond and waterfall construction. Check your local yellow pages for a pond or aquascape construction company. They might even give you a can.

Fire proof foam would be better...but then again these rigs are matchsticks anyway. If the foam is in an area that could get near 200F, I would opt for the fire proof stuff if you could find it.

The Handi-Foam listed above on the Grainger link is what most RV companies use except theirs are in large (expensive) containers and use a pneumatic gun to apply. The small can looks pretty good to me.
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