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714 days ago

Topic tags/keywords: glue question

I just saw an ad for Titebond Translucent Glue. Has anyone used it? Any pros or cons?

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm


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#1 posted 714 days ago

I saw that too! Can’t wait to pick it up and use it in the shop.

AJ

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#2 posted 714 days ago

Andy and AJ, if you guys saw it we should get it down here somewhere around 2019!

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#3 posted 714 days ago

It says it won’t run, or drip so that’s nice too. Hopefully it will be really nice glue.

AJ

-- If I can do it.....so can you! -AJswoodshop

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#4 posted 714 days ago

Hey gafadm
I wonder what Translucent means ? Clear? White glue already dries clear.

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#5 posted 714 days ago

They need to make a glue that won’t mess you up when you are staining….....

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#6 posted 714 days ago

The translucent and the no drip are two different NEW products:

http://americanwoodworker.com/blogs/tools/archive/2011/08/18/two-new-glues-from-titebond.aspx

-- Kay - Just a girl who loves wood.

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#7 posted 714 days ago

Sailor’ try hide glue. That is about all I use, liquid and hot from my glue pot.

-- Jerry

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#8 posted 714 days ago

Probably the same thing but just costs more…lol

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#9 posted 714 days ago

I’m wondering how the translucent would do on cork rings for fishing rod grips. I’ll try to locate some.

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#10 posted 713 days ago

wow did i read that last post wrong .. someone needs to get on this .. LJ’s need ta know!

-- "there aren’t many hand tools as awe-inspiring as the #8 jointer. I mean, it just reeks of cast iron heft and hubris" - Smitty

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#11 posted 713 days ago

Chris…. I know where your mind is. Thumbtacks work better than glue for those. :-)

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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gfadvm

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#12 posted 713 days ago

The Titebond Trim and Molding glue is white as well and is a no drip/no run that dries clear. I was curious as to how this differs. If anyone tries it, please post your results. The ad said it was sold at Lowes, Ace, etc.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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Monte Pittman

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#13 posted 713 days ago

Seen it, haven’t tried it.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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#14 posted 713 days ago

I always refrain from being part of the “guinea pig” ritual of a learning curve and stick to what I know works, letting those who don’t think things through suffer the consequence of good and bad choices and learn from their mistakes/choices. : ))

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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#15 posted 713 days ago

I’m not sure what this is really good for, and it may make things worse! According to the literature, it dries translucent (invisible) and is “unaffected by finishes”. To me that means you won’t be able to see the squeeze out then when you stain/finish, you will have parts that take no color/finish at all instead of being slightly off like regular glue.

Am I missing something?

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