Need kayak electrical fittings/ grommet

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DMRgonefishin
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Sat Mar 16, 2019 1:14 pm

Hey all just installing a new fish finder I need to drill some holes to run wires and not sure where to get the water sealing grommets ect.

West Auckland supplier would be preferred

One I currently have I’m attached picture
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gadgetm
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Sat Mar 16, 2019 3:03 pm


gadgetm
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Sat Mar 16, 2019 3:06 pm

Could also search 'cable glands' but the holes are usually too small for the plugs you have to pass through them.

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sk8e8
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Sun Mar 17, 2019 2:23 pm

I'd just talk with Viking Kayaks. I'm sure they'll send whatever they use down for you.
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dedant
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Mon Mar 18, 2019 8:47 am

I have purchased clam covers, machine screws ,nuts and washers etc from the chandler at WestPark Marina before. I think he’s closed now, so Smart Marine in Glenfield might be the closest for you.
Clam cover either side , nuts and bolts , and filled with Selleys Allclear or Holdfast MS Clear or the Sika equivalent is all that’s needed.
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Stinky inky
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Tue Mar 19, 2019 2:23 pm

I needed something similar and Burnsco sold the index brand which were perfect for my FF install.

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They don't all the range but worth checking out..
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