Seals shall not be washed with any aromatic hydrocarbon
(such as benzene, toluene, or xylene) which will cause
Clean seal with a lint-free cloth by dry wiping prior to bonding.
Brush sealant (Item 18, Appendix E) on mating surfaces of seal and
When sealant is tacky (approximately 5 minutes), place seal in
position, press firmly to seat and ensure contact with mating surface.
If seal is the type that has a retaining strip, seal shall be bonded
prior to riveting retaining strip.
(Refer to paragraph 4-32 for blind rivet
After installing rivets, using hand blind riveter, cover rivets and
seal with sealing compound (Item 19, Appendix E).
THREADED INSERTS REPLACEMENT.
Inserts installed in extrusions are not potted.
removal of these inserts, perform steps a and b only.
Knock out insert and replace with same type.
Depending on insert size, select a drill bit in size range listed
Insert Thread Size
Drill Size Range