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Teflon Tape .. What else can I use?

I just found a good alternative to Teflon Tape.. A good old plastic grocery bag, Yep in a pinch this works great, and may be just a permanent as the store bought tape is. Cut you a strip as long as you would use from a tape roll and wrap the pipe or what have you with the plastic bag, your back in business.

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