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Gluing wings onto a neck thru-What kind of glue do you use?

Discussion in 'Luthier's Corner' started by tekhna, Jan 5, 2005.


  1. tekhna

    tekhna

    Nov 7, 2004
    Just curious who uses what around here.
     
  2. Bassic83

    Bassic83

    Jul 26, 2004
    Texas, USSA
    I use glue from LMII. It's the best for not having a "hard line" glue joint.
     
  3. tjclem

    tjclem Supporting Member Commercial User

    Jun 6, 2004
    Central Florida
    Owner and builder Clementbass
    I use regular tite bond for everything. ......t
     
  4. patrickj

    patrickj

    Aug 13, 2001
    Baltimore, MD
    Titebond 1
     
  5. Dirk Diggler

    Dirk Diggler Supporting Member

    Mar 3, 2004
    Anytown USA
    I know others won't agree, but I had great sucess with Gorilla glue. As long as the joints tight, no lines.
    Dirk
     
  6. Suburban

    Suburban

    Jan 15, 2001
    lower mid Sweden
    Any glue works for that purpose.
    Less thermoplastic=less elastic, which usually means better - but only for joints under constant load. For body wings, that don't matter. PVa will do fine.
     
  7. tekhna

    tekhna

    Nov 7, 2004
    On a somewhat related note, what kind of clamps (brands or size specifics would be helpful) are you guys using for this application?
     
  8. tjclem

    tjclem Supporting Member Commercial User

    Jun 6, 2004
    Central Florida
    Owner and builder Clementbass
    Pipe clamps from home depot.