Hi all, winter is approaching and I'm trying to figure out the best way to deal with the mail slot on my front door that lets a lot of cold air.
What would you suggest?
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Slot Interior Clearance - 8 11/16" x 1 7/16" (220mm x 36mm).
When satisfied with the fit, remove both halves from door and with the included foam gasket positioned on the exterior half, fit into exterior side of door.
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Fits Existing Openings Up To - 11 7/8" x 2 1/2" (301mm x 63mm).
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When using the Elite two-sided solution on a door/wall thicker than 3 difficulty in mail delivery increases significantly due to aded depth, interior spring-loaded flap and accompanying brushes.
Door installations should be at least 30" from the bottom of the mail slot to the floor/ground for safety, convenience and proper mail slot performance.
Superior Seal Installation Follow the above drilling, cutting and "dry" fit instructions.