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Posted by brAin on June 13th, 1998 01:06 PM
In reply to old brick foundation by Keith on June 13th, 1998 08:35 AM [Go to top of thread]

Oakum was first used to caulk ships the later used in caulking cast iron sewer pipes together.
Oakum is designed to swell when it gets wet and can cause a water tight seal. (Plumbing Supply)
I can't tell you if it would work in your application or not.
Good Luck,

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