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  1. Jango_Fett_Jr's Avatar
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    Jun 26, 2005, 1:37 AM - Borden Connector #1

    Which one should I order from? I found both of these links in a search, but I want to make sure I buy the it from the right supplier:
    http://www.kabdental.com/pages/handp...&_adapters.htm
    http://www.sda.qc.ca/sdaparts/p.62.html

    Thanks in advance.
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    Jun 26, 2005, 8:07 AM - Re: Borden Connector #2

    Well, I haven't bought one yet, but I'd suggest the three hole from the KAB Dental site. Their site has been referenced several times here when others have asked about where to buy from, they are less expensive, AND they have big, clear color pictures!

    Just my opinion.
  3. Spideyfett is offline Spideyfett
    Jun 26, 2005, 11:13 AM - Re: Borden Connector #3

    [QUOTE=Jango_Fett_Jr]I want to make sure I buy the it from the right supplier:
    http://www.kabdental.com/pages/handp...&_adapters.htm
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    I use this one...ships in a 5-7 days. Just call them.
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    Jun 26, 2005, 6:58 PM - Re: Borden Connector #4

    Thanks guys, exactly what I needed!
  5. Spideyfett is offline Spideyfett
    Mar 20, 2007, 10:47 AM - Re: Borden Connector #5

    Sorry for bringing this up, but someone asked me for this??? can't remember who?? ...

    but the Website has changed a little....

    here's the new link : http://kabdental.com/dental-service-...rs-gaskets.htm

    It's the Three hole connector...
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    Mar 20, 2007, 3:33 PM - Re: Borden Connector #6

    Well since you bumped it Spidey how do you guys install it? How far out is yours popping out?
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    Mar 20, 2007, 4:18 PM - Re: Borden Connector #7

    Can anyone order one for me? Unfortunately I don't have the means to get one sent to the UK

    Thanks

    Dan
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    Mar 20, 2007, 4:26 PM - Re: Borden Connector #8

    Quote firstsonofsolo said: View Post
    Well since you bumped it Spidey how do you guys install it? How far out is yours popping out?
    Secure it around the backside inside the helmet with plumber's putty or something of the like.
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    Mar 20, 2007, 6:24 PM - Re: Borden Connector #9

    Quote mandalore697 said: View Post
    Can anyone order one for me? Unfortunately I don't have the means to get one sent to the UK

    Thanks

    Dan
    Mandalore, did anyone help you out getting one of these yet ?
    If not I can hook you up with ordering one since I'd like an actual connector as well.

    LMK

    ~Mike
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    Mar 21, 2007, 4:50 AM - Re: Borden Connector #10

    PM sent
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    Mar 21, 2007, 11:33 AM - Re: Borden Connector #11

    I've never actually dealt with a real Borden connector.
    When you buy it, do you have to cut it down to install it?
    I mean obviously from the picture you have to disassemble it to get the inner 3-hole piece isolated. But after that, do you have to cut it down?
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    Mar 21, 2007, 12:45 PM - Re: Borden Connector #12

    How far out from the surface of the helmet is this supposed to stick out? It looks like about 1/16th of an inch or so?? It's not flush right?
    J-ROCK
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    Mar 21, 2007, 2:24 PM - Re: Borden Connector #13

    Quote J-ROCK said: View Post
    How far out from the surface of the helmet is this supposed to stick out? It looks like about 1/16th of an inch or so?? It's not flush right?
    J-ROCK
    Correct. It sits out from the surface a tiny bit.

    I took mine apart when installing it so it didn't stick too far out inside. Then I just used goop from the inside to secure it.
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    Jun 21, 2007, 10:33 PM - Re: Borden Connector #14

    $11? Try $3.18!
    http://www.dentalsuppliersofamerica....l?pc=6&pid=123


    Also, after cutting the connector down to the right size, remember that you have to FLIP it so the hole orientation is correct. The CUT side faces out, so don't screw it up!

    There was a thread back in 2002 - 2003 on how to do it... hmmm....

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