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Blog entry by bigchopperoo posted 1881 days ago 1162 reads 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch


Glue glue glue! You can do so much with glue. Why I have two cats that are sooooo close now. Its fun.

So what kind of glue should you use for your next wood project? Let me tell ya boyzzz.

-- Chad Stanton, Big Chopperoo www.woodchoppintime.com



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Craftsman on the lake

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#1 posted 1881 days ago

Too funny! Hey, years ago I remember reading about an Army study on glues. This was before the yellow glues I think. They declared Elmer’s white glue the strongest. If you cut a 2×4 on a 45 and glue it up properly, then try to break it. It will always break someplace other than the glue joint.

Since then we have the yellow glues. They behave like white glue but are more moisture resistant and whereas with white glue you have to scrape or plane it to get it off, yellow glue is sandable. Trying to sand white glue after it dries and the wood around the glue will sand but the glue will pretty much remain as a high shiny spot.

So, a friendly comment. You’re video’s are technically well made. This one is funny. But for the amount of effort they seem low on content?
Waiting for the next, Dan.

-- The smell of wood, coffee in the cup, the wife let's me do my thing, the lake is peaceful.

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hObOmOnk

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#2 posted 1880 days ago

Hmmmm, Me like it!

-- 温故知新

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HokieMojo

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#3 posted 1880 days ago

the glue holder idea is a good one. I currently lean them upside down in the corner of a cabinet, but inevitably knock them over. I’ll give this idea a shot. can’t cost anything to try.

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ChicoWoodnut

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#4 posted 1880 days ago

Thanks for the vid. I like your presentation. You need an assistant :D

-- Scott - Chico California http://chicowoodnut.home.comcast.net

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TraumaJacques

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#5 posted 1878 days ago

Great I agree with you on the Gorrila brand (see my review) and Titebond is a solid choice for woodworkers. Thanks

-- All bleeding will eventually stop.

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Brad_Nailor

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#6 posted 1878 days ago

Boy somebody got a hold of a spiffy new library of scene transitions!!

-- http://www.facebook.com/pages/DSO-Designs/297237806954248

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BigSissy

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#7 posted 1878 days ago

I was a huge fan of the dancin’ until I saw that.

Boxers with a Homer Simpson codpiece is gonna give me nightmares!

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dsb1829

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#8 posted 1877 days ago

Yah know I actually enjoyed this vid.

-- Doug, woodworking in Alabama

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