Page Index Toggle Pages: 1 Send TopicPrint
Normal Topic Glue / Adhesive question? (Read 1226 times)
pb_guy
5 Star Member
*****
Offline


So I'm just a kid at heart.

Posts: 1784
Location: Youbou, BC, Vancouver Island
Joined: Oct 15th, 2014
Re: Glue / Adhesive question?
Reply #4 - Aug 13th, 2018 at 5:56pm
Print Post  
  
Back to top
 
IP Logged
 
ScottD961
New Member
*
Offline


Build! Fly! Enjoy!

Posts: 6
Location: Clarion, PA.
Joined: Aug 9th, 2018
Re: Glue / Adhesive question?
Reply #3 - Aug 13th, 2018 at 5:45pm
Print Post  
Where can you buy the UHU stick glue at?
  

I'm not efficient. But at least I'm slow
Back to top
 
IP Logged
 
rms
New Member
*
Offline



Posts: 3
Location: Westport, MA
Joined: Aug 3rd, 2018
Re: Glue / Adhesive question?
Reply #2 - Aug 5th, 2018 at 5:57pm
Print Post  
Thank you for the information on the glues.
  

Enjoy life!
Back to top
 
IP Logged
 
pb_guy
5 Star Member
*****
Offline


So I'm just a kid at heart.

Posts: 1784
Location: Youbou, BC, Vancouver Island
Joined: Oct 15th, 2014
Re: Glue / Adhesive question?
Reply #1 - Aug 5th, 2018 at 4:48pm
Print Post  
Titebond II comes highly recommended. Lots of people use UHU which is a sort of Ambroid (no longer available) substitute. For a fast-grab glue to glue your canopy and plastic to wood, people use Aleene's Tacky glue, available from walmart.
  For a white glue, I use Gorilla Carpenter's glue, also available from walmart because it is a fast grab, fast setting, very strong glue. see: https://www.walmart.com/ip/Gorilla-Wood-Glue-8-oz/15085314 . It is not pure white, it dries about the color of balsa.
ian
  
Back to top
 
IP Logged
 
rms
New Member
*
Offline



Posts: 3
Location: Westport, MA
Joined: Aug 3rd, 2018
Glue / Adhesive question?
Aug 5th, 2018 at 3:46pm
Print Post  
I have built so many airplanes over the years that I no longer can use CA without it effecting my breathing.  I have become allergic to it and the accelerators.  I do not want to use Testor's, Ambroid or Sigment even if they still make it.....too old for the headaches that follow when using those. LOL.

My intent is to build with white glue or Titebond. If there are any other safe fast drying glues that can be used for framing the S&T models, I would love to hear about them.  I did not find a topic on glues. I apologize if this has been covered already.
  

Enjoy life!
Back to top
 
IP Logged
 
Page Index Toggle Pages: 1
Send TopicPrint