New M561 in family

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a step forward two back ....
After painting, bubbles came out ...It turned out that the foam inside is wet and needs to be replaced and sealedFoam applied as in boats
 

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maddawg308

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Yeah, rip all that old insulation out and put new in. The moisture won't ever go away completely once it's gotten soaked.

You're making great progress!
 

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Probably floatation, but I heard the heaters on the Gama Goats have two settings - "off" and "turn me over I'm done on this side", so maybe it is insulation! :)
The foam is for buoyancy, although there would likely be some insulating value to it. The tractor has a bilge pump to get rid of leakage and is single walled construction and no foam, the carrier (trailer looking thing) does not have a bilge pump and is built of a double wall with the foam sandwiched inside. Also the heater in the tractor if so equipped, doesn't provide any heat into the carrier, that takes a separate heater usually found only in ambulances. Actually the heater has a low and high setting, they recommend you may not even want to use the defroster because it is like being a half a mile from the sun and it cracks the windshield.
 
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