Super Glue or Epoxy to hold this in place

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08-12-2017 01:45 AM

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Question – I am going to recess this scale into a new work top for my Workmate 550. Which would be better Super Glue or epoxy? This top is for light work, layout and assembly. I don’t anticipate any heavy pounding like chopping mortises. Thoughts and suggestions?

-- Bill - Rochester MI

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#1 posted 08-12-2017 01:47 AM

I would probably use contact cement or
double-faced carpet tape.

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#2 posted 08-12-2017 01:48 AM

Epoxy will give you more open time to position it. Also, why not use double sided tape or purchase a scale with the tape already applied?

-- Bill, Yo! Brooklyn & Steel City :)

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#3 posted 08-12-2017 01:59 AM

Double sided tape it is (I never would have thought of that and I have a couple of rolls!) and I already have the scale – I never use it so… :-)


-- Bill - Rochester MI

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#4 posted 08-13-2017 03:01 PM

Dbl faced tape worked great! Thanks

-- Bill - Rochester MI

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