Any good product to remove adhesive leftovers from fastedge

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Topic tags/keywords: melamine fastedge

I used the fast cap fast edge on this cabinet I’m building and it leaves quite the residue. I’m not sure if they’ve changed the adhesive, but seems way worse than it was in years past.

Anyhow, I’ve tried goo gone, and it worked but leaves a haze, I tried some citrus adhesive remover, and I think it started to remove more than I was looking to.

Thanks in advance!


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#1 posted 461 days ago

lighter fluid for zippo

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#2 posted 461 days ago

I’ve always used Naptha to remove adhesives. When I did laminate counter tops I would use Naptha to clean up any adhesive that was on the surface.

I like it because it doesn’t bother most finishes. (lacquers, paint, varnishes, etc.). You can get it at the big box stores like Lowes or Home Depot. It will be with the paint thinners, etc.

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#3 posted 461 days ago

Goo Gone is also good.

-- Larry "Work like a Captain but Play like a Pirate!"

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#4 posted 461 days ago

there is nothing better to remove adhesice leftover than biggan oil contct thjis person for,it he supplier me a 5 litter s and i really like it

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#5 posted 460 days ago

I couldn’t find any naphtha at my shop or any lighter fluid, but used denatured alcohol and that seemed to do the trick.


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