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Forum topic by plang posted 01-15-2013 05:10 PM 3858 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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01-15-2013 05:10 PM

Just would like to know what glue would be best for gluing Lego plates to plywood. Thanks


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#1 posted 01-15-2013 05:13 PM

I used a quick setting epoxy when I made my lego table.

also, a quick tip.
If you are gluing a few pieces to the board with spaces in between. build a bridge from legos to get the spacing right so you can connect them later with a tower if you want.

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#2 posted 01-15-2013 05:14 PM

Contact cement?

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#3 posted 01-15-2013 05:43 PM

Hot glue.

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#4 posted 01-15-2013 08:01 PM

Double sided carpet tape or hot glue

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#5 posted 01-15-2013 08:45 PM

Dble sided tape. Removable when a better design becomes apparent.
design usually changes every 2 years advancing in concert with budding engineers.

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#6 posted 11-05-2015 05:42 AM

Lego plates (all Legos actuallu) are made from ABS plastic, as are plastic shower surround materials. Buy a caulk tube of shower surround adhesive (I have used loctite power grab from Home Depot $5). Scuff the back of the lego plates with some sandpaper and apply the adhesive with a fine notched trowel and slap it on your wood ;) Gently press any lumps out. To date I’ve made 4 lego tables like this and it works wonderfully.

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