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Blog entry by bigchopperoo posted 02-20-2009 01:16 PM 1568 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

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#1 posted 02-20-2009 03:14 PM

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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#2 posted 02-20-2009 08:06 PM

Hmmmm, Me like it!

-- 温故知新

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#3 posted 02-21-2009 05:11 AM

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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#4 posted 02-21-2009 05:23 AM

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

-- Scott - Chico California

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#5 posted 02-22-2009 09:16 PM

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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#6 posted 02-23-2009 03:26 AM

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


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#7 posted 02-23-2009 05:21 AM

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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#8 posted 02-24-2009 12:34 AM

Yah know I actually enjoyed this vid.

-- Doug, woodworking in Alabama

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