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There's two holes in the transom from the previous owners outboard. What's a good, fast drying silicon that can protect these holes from water intrusion?
 

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I saw the 5200, but I noticed that it was a permanent bond (blue cylinder). Are you talking about the red one? And if so, do they usually sell them at Ace, Home Depot, Lowes?
 

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Use thickened epoxy (like a wood flour and epoxy mix) . Caulking (whatever brand) will fail eventually. If you have already used caulk then over-drill and use the epoxy.

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Use thickened epoxy (like a wood flour and epoxy mix) .  Caulking (whatever brand) will fail eventually.  If you have already used caulk then over-drill and use the epoxy.

Swamp

excellent advice

use a counter sink bit on both sides of the hole,tape one side,fill the hole,push a tooth pick in the hole - this will get any trapped air out,fill it again,then tape the other side- the tape will peel right off,when the epoxy kicks...
using a silicone,5200,or any other caulking is asking for trouble - it's gonna fail...
 
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