Removing duct mastic

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- Removing duct mastic

Postby heatseeker » Thu Dec 01, 2011 9:47 am

Its not as hard as you might think but the duke is right the new installers will be able to handle it easily enough. By the way most jobs are flat rate not hourly in hvac.
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- Removing duct mastic

Postby leocruz » Mon Dec 19, 2011 11:09 pm

Is there a preferred way to remove the mastic without damaging or scratching up the furnace?
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The plan is not to remove the "mastic" but rather break it apart and then reseal the new duct connections.
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- Removing duct mastic

Postby heatseeker » Tue Dec 20, 2011 9:24 am

scratch the hell out of it no one will know but you.
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- Removing duct mastic

Postby mr151 » Thu Dec 22, 2011 6:58 am

im courious to heatseekers response where iam at it would be based on time and material to move used equipt. in my exp. w/mastic my worry would be making sure u get all the old off cause i cant get nothing to stick to it properly that will hold over time
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- Removing duct mastic

Postby heatseeker » Thu Dec 22, 2011 2:44 pm

aluminum tape will work if you do it right.
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