1927 fordor windshield seal question

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1927 fordor windshield seal question

Post by bnchief » Mon Jun 08, 2020 7:28 pm

I need to know what seals to get for my 27 ford is there a seal on the wind shield hinge, what seals go on the side posts to the upper windshield frame, what seal goes on the bottom of the windshield frame that screws down to the body, I know since the windshield is a two piece it takes a h rubber any tips on where to get it and what would help please.

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Re: 1927 fordor windshield seal question

Post by fordorgalore » Mon Jun 08, 2020 8:03 pm

Steve, I couldn't find a seal from the vendors that wouldn't interfere with the upper windshield. I used a piece of rubber roofing on the upper windshield sides. It fit in the channels perfectly, and attached with a polyurethane sealant. (ex Loctite roof and flashing sealant). The upper hinge I also used the roofing material, if you use tape to hold it in place it works out easier. Now, basically the same for the lower fixed window. Its been almost 9 years now and no problems have occurred.
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