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Wringer washer repair update

wringer washer repaired and runningThe wringer washer is working again with a small leak, which is a bit smaller than before.

I think silicone was a bad choice for this problem due to the nature of the metal in question, but I went for it because it's what I had on hand.

Next time I think I'll take john wilson's advice and use some of that fiberglass bondo stuff when trying to merge this type of metal with a hard plastic.

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