A Helpful Chart for Choosing the Right Glue

This easy-to-read chart helps you when choosing the right glue and lists the different types of glue, their uses, properties and other facts.
By Joe Hurst-Wajszczuk
June/July 2003

This easy-to-read glue chart tells you how to choose glue for different repair jobs.
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An easy-to-read chart helps you when choosing the right glue and shows you which kind of glues to use for which situation. (See the glue chart in the image gallery.)

This chart helps you when choosing glue, including types of glue, what the glue sticks to (fabric, wood, etc.), cure time for the glue, gap-filling ability, glue shelf-life of the glue and tips for using each type of glue.

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The Glue Vocabulary: Types of Glue for Different Jobs








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