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Forum topic by JUC posted 426 days ago 435 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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JUC

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426 days ago

I need some help. I am making a small box that I plan on putting small legs on. I am going to cut a V in one side of the square leg and glue it on to the box so it hangs below the box about 1 inch. MY question is would epoxy or wood glue work best?
thanks for your help!!!
Jeffrey

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mbs

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#1 posted 426 days ago

Both will likely work but I would probably use epoxy is there is any end grain glue up or any gaps in the joint.

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JUC

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#2 posted 426 days ago

There in no end grain and hopefully I will make them with little or no gaps.
Jeffrey

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#3 posted 426 days ago

Regular glue.

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Grandpa

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#4 posted 426 days ago

Regular glue works better than most on long grain. If there is not end grain then it has to be long grain. I vote with NiteWalker

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