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Old 04-08-2012, 05:44 PM
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hood flutter foam

any preference? fusor 121, dura mix 4374?

theres about a 1/4 inch or more gap on the 51 hood brace to the skin, any ideas how to keep it clean looking while using the foam?

does either one have a adhesive property? meaning..if I laid a wet blanket on the top of the hood would it hold a little? my hood has one small area that is high,,light pressure lines it up

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I would be interested to know as well. I have the same problem on my 72 Demon.
3M used to have the perfect product but it was discontinued a few years back.
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The Duramix 4374 is made for that specific purpose and will not shrink or expand, also as far as adhesion going from memory (scary) it had a lap sheer of around 1500, not as good as the 4040 or the bonding agents that were 2800+ per square inch but still pretty good.

I have never used the fuzor and know nothing about it but have used the Duramix since it came out and have never seen a problem.

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Also the Duramix is NOT Foam, it is a polyurethane and foam should never be used in this situation.
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Old 04-10-2012, 06:14 PM
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my 58 chevy truk hood had deteriorated foam blocks in there
i replaced them with semi hard foam weather strip
the peal and stick type
worked great
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