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Old 12-19-2010, 04:39 PM   #1
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We installed a wood burning stove with proper installation kit through out and we have a metal roof. It required a rubber boot kit. On the side where the boot and the stove pipe come through the roof, there is a gap 1 1/2 inches long and about 1/2 inch wide. What can we use to fill the crack?

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Get the right size boot, it's obviously too big. It should be clamped anyways so you could try seeing if the clamp will close the whole thing but I doubt it.
BTW, I sure hope that's triple-wall pipe you used a boot on otherwise it's going to be a much bigger gap once it heats up.

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All of the issues were done as recommended and it is a triple wall pipe. Do you know of anything to fill the gap?
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Post a picture---There are several roofers here----
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Now I'm confused. Are you saying the top of the boot is not sealing around the pipe properly or there is a gap at the roofdeck? If it's a gap at the roofdeck then it's not installed properly. If it's a gap around the pipe then you have the wrong size boot.

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Old 12-20-2010, 08:23 AM   #6
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Post a picture---There are several roofers here----
I am not sure exactly what the OP is saying if they could post a picture it would help us all out.
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I realize we need a picture for additional help. I am working on getting that. I will look forward to your advice.

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