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Old 24-11-2012, 21:18   #16
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Re: Unknown / Unidentified Deck Feature

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Originally Posted by anontrolus View Post
Could be...there was fuel tank on the other side of the closet bulkhead.

I guess it doesn't matter now; I'm just trying to figure out if it's ok to just weld the thru-deck closed.
you could just grind off the weld around it and knock it out,then weld a plate in the hole to leave the deck flush.

welding the fitting itself closed will be difficult due to aluminium corrosion issues.,otherwise unscrew it put a new seal in and leave it.

i have simmilar fuel fillers on my boat,recessed into the deck.
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