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help: Felt problems

edited 8:23PM in EggHead Forum
I have a constant problem with my felt drying up, cracking or shinking. A felt seal only last me about 2-3 months. Honestly I'm tired of changing it. I remember reading about a fire place seal some folks were trying. Has anyone on the forum tried the fire place gasket and does anyone have any information on where I can get it.


  • PainterPainter Posts: 464
    Tony , Go to bottom of this forum and click into archives for april 13-16-2001. On 4-10 there is a thread of gasket replacement, location and rutland product and other helpful stuff.
    If you can't find it check back

  • SpinSpin Posts: 1,375
    Painter,[p]Here is the link.[p]

    [ul][li]Gasket Replacement[/ul]
  • PainterPainter Posts: 464
    Spin, Thanks Buddy

  • Painter,
    thanks I got the info from the archive I'll check Ace harware out..[p]

  • Tim MTim M Posts: 2,410
    Tony ,
    What makes you think the gasket needs replacing? [p]Tim[p]

  • CornfedCornfed Posts: 1,324
    Tim M,[p]The felt on my Small went bye-bye a few weeks after I got it. Not knowing what I was doing, I left the dome open for too long on a high heat cook and burned it away. I've never replaced it and have been cooking well ever since. I can still shut down the fire in a small amount of time and control temps pretty well. I know there is a small amount of extra leakage occurring but it hasn't prevented me from making some great food.[p]Later,

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