Glue for pine with lots of pitch

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Forum topic by Carey Mitchell posted 01-07-2017 07:13 PM 422 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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Carey Mitchell

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01-07-2017 07:13 PM

I am working on a table for an historic site, using some old heart pine with a lot of pitch (smells great). I am concerned about glue choice due to the amount of rosin in some areas. This is old wood so I am not concerned about it liquifying.

Titebond 1,2,3; hide, PU, epoxy ??

Top is 1- 1/8” and the table could see heavy loads.


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#1 posted 01-08-2017 03:26 AM

Yellow glue, they’re mostly the same.

-- Rick M,

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