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Invisiblecarbonhoots
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pressure cooker sealing ring wornout
    #391529 - 09/11/01 08:09 PM (15 years, 10 months ago)

Would a bicycle tire tube work as a replacment, any other ideas? It's a large Mirro pressure canner.



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Re: pressure cooker sealing ring wornout [Re: carbonhoots]
    #391559 - 09/11/01 08:35 PM (15 years, 10 months ago)

nooooooooooooo! try & contact mirro for a replacement part. you DONT wanna fuck with pressure cooker parts.

or, look in hardware stores that stock canning supplies; ACE hardware locally sells pressure canner/cooker replacement rings and other parts. presto pressure cooker/canner parts can be bought online...



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Re: pressure cooker sealing ring wornout [Re: oscill8]
    #391604 - 09/11/01 09:09 PM (15 years, 10 months ago)

oscill8 is right...

"you screw around with these things and the blow up!"



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Re: pressure cooker sealing ring wornout [Re: carbonhoots]
    #391881 - 09/12/01 01:23 AM (15 years, 10 months ago)

i agree. if your gasket is flat like innertube rubber, it's still a special kind of rubber. on one of my bigger ones, the gasket sometimes needs to be run under hot hot hot water and given a little stretching, gently but firmly.

also check to see that the entire rim of the kettle is very smooth. sometimes it can be burnished smooth by firmly rubbing a piece of hard steel over the knicks to ewrase them. do not use anything that will change the gap distance, such as a file or sandpaper, since this may permamentlly render the kettle a mere soup pot.



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