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Where to get weatherproof grommets?

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I've been running some wires in my aluminum boat this spring. I've cut some holes in various places (not through hull!) big enough to run locator plugs through (1-1.5 inches). I took the Dremel out and smoothed the sharp edges around the inside of the holes, but I would like to get some good weather-proof rubber grommets to protect the wires and keep the compartments they run through safe from rain.

A couple years ago, my friend and I found some great cone-shaped grommets at a local marine store, but that dealership has since closed. I found some regular hoop grommets at the auto parts store and BoatUS, but they won't keep rain out. Any suggestions? Thanks in advance.

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Or me here:

www.kvesurplus.com

How many do you need ?

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Thanks guys! I appreciate the responses. Valv, I didn't see any grommets on your web site. What do yours look like? I'll end up needing around 4 or 5.

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I saw a good selection of rigging gromets on this site

www.boatingbuddy.com

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