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Forum topic by loiblb posted 10-13-2016 10:51 AM 511 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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10-13-2016 10:51 AM

I need to repair this hand plane tote. I have had the plane for 30 years at least just to look at. The old glue holding the tote had failed long before I bought the tool.
What glue should I use?

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Don W

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#1 posted 10-13-2016 11:18 AM

Just glue it back in

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#2 posted 10-13-2016 02:07 PM

What glue should I use?

- loiblb

Use hide glue—that would be both authentic, and if need be, reversible

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#3 posted 10-13-2016 03:22 PM

And be SURE to properly clean the old joint before attempting any glue up.


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