If you've always wanted to try animal hide glue, but are put off by the thought of tending a hot, messy glue pot, then Old Brown Glue is the glue for you. Simply set the glue bottle in the sun, or in a bowl of hot water, and the glue is ready for use. Unlike chemical glues, Old Brown Glue is completely reversible, an essential trait when it comes time to repair your heirloom handmade chairs. It also boasts a very long open time, which takes the stress out of glueups. Just relax and enjoy the process - less stress means fewer mistakes. Old Brown Glue is manufactured in small batches in the USA with 100% natural and organic animal proteins. According to Old Brown Glue's developer Patrick Edwards, "The shop dogs chew on any glue that drips onto the floor. That's not a problem."Technical Details:As a liquid hide glue, Old Brown Glue is perfect for projects with long assembly times, such as chairs and cabinets.You can expect about 15 to as much as 45 minutes of working time with this glue, depending on the temperature of your shop, or the warmth of the wood you are gluing.Old Brown Glue is easy to clean up - just use cold water. Old Brown Glue also works very well for veneering.Made from high quality hide and bone glue modified with common urea. Non-toxic. Transparent to oils, alcohols and organic solvents used in wood finishing, so there is no risk of glue spots spoiling your final finish. Viscosity is a function of temperature, and ranges from rather thick above 75°F, to very runny at higher temperatures. Glue viscosity is best above 120°F.Do not dilute or heat above 160°F. Apply to clean and dry surfaces and apply pressure for at least 12 hours. Complete bond is reached after 24 hours.Old Brown Glue has a normal shelf life of one year stored at room temperature, longer if refrigerated. The gel point for this modified animal protein glue/liquid hide glue is about 75°F.
Highly trusted by boat-builders, WEST SYSTEM Epoxy is ideal for use as an ultra-tough waterproof coating, a high-strength, gap-filling adhesive or an easily sanded surface filler. The Resin works in conjunction with a variety of WEST SYSTEM Hardeners, Fillers and Pumps for a wide range of applications.The 105 Epoxy Resin is the base material of the WEST SYSTEM family. A clear, pale yellow, low-viscosity resin, 105 forms a high-strength solid with excellent moisture resistance, and is designed specifically for wood fiber, fiberglass, reinforcing fabrics and a variety of metals. 105 Resin105 Resin viscosity is approximately 1000 cP (centipoise) at 72°F (22°C).Coverage for "A" resin containers: Porous surfaces: 90-105 sq. ft. (8.5-10m2)Non-porous surfaces: 120-135 sq. ft. (11-12.5 m2)Coverage for "B" resin containers: Porous surfaces: 350-430 sq. ft. (32-40 m2)Non-porous surfaces: 462-550 sq. ft. (43-50 m2)Combined with 205 Fast, 206 Slow and 209 Extra-Slow Hardeners, the cure time of 105 can be fine-tuned and adjusted for a wide range of temperatures. For coating and roller applications, it can be combined with 207 Coating Hardener, which provides excellent thin-film characteristics to flow out and self-level without "fisheyeing." Cures clear to light amber, so you can achieve a natural wood finish when coating with varnish. 205 Fast HardenerPot life at 72°F (22°C) - 9 to 12 minutes.Cure to a solid state - 6 to 8 hours.Cure to maximum strength - 1 to 4 days.Minimum recommended temperature - 40°F (4°C).206 Slow HardenerPot life at 72°F (22°C) - 20 to 25 minutes.Cure to a solid state - 9 to 12 hours.Cure to maximum strength - 1 to 4 days.Minimum recommended temperature - 60°F (16°C).209 Extra-Slow HardenerPot life at 72°F (22°C) - 40 to 50 minutes.at 95°F (35°C) - 15 to 20 minutes.Cure to a solid state at 72°F (22°C) - 20 to 24 hours. at 95°F - 6 to 8 hours(35°C).Cure to maximum strength at 72°F - 4 to 9 days.Minimum recommended temperature - 70°F (21°C).206 Coating HardenerPot life at 72°F (22°C) - 22 to 27 minutes.Cure to a solid state - 9 to 12 hours.Cure to maximum strength - 4 to 7 days.Minimum recommended temperature - 60°F (16°C).When combined with 404 High Density Filler (optimum strength) 407 Low Density Filler (optimum volume) or 406 Colloidal Silica Filler (optimum versatility), WEST SYSTEM epoxy will bridge large gaps and voids and can be easily sanded and shaped when cured. It has no strong solvent odor, making it far safer and more pleasant to work with. Round out your set with the 300 Mini Pump Set, which includes one resin and two hardener pumps calibrated to dispense perfect ratios every time. Pumps mount directly on the resin and hardener containers, eliminating mess, and include extension tubes for various container sizes. NOTE: "A" and "B" sized resin containers correspond with "A" and "B" sized hardener containers. The 300 Mini Pumps can be configured to fit any size.
Set yourself apart...Fastcap screw caps are the finishing touch to a professional job! These self-adhesive cover caps are made with high performance acrylic Ultra-Bond PSA adhesive which increases in strength as it cures, providing a long lasting permanent bond. They are fast and easy to install and adhere well to almost any surface. Made of durable PVC, unfinished wood and pre-finished real wood, they work in a wide variety of applications, like covering screw holes and RTA fittings.
Use the RW8922 flexible scraper blade to remove wallpaper, worn gaskets, old elastic sealants, paint and adhesive residues. It's also great for cutting carpet, leather and linoleum. Ideal for refinishing projects when removing coatings, residues, and layers of paint or caulk. Universal Fit System also allows it to be used with almost any other multi-tool.Technical Details:The RW8922 flexible scraper blade excels at removing wallpaper, worn gaskets, old elastic sealants, paint and adhesive residues, as well as cutting carpet.Quickly and easily scrapes residue from glues and adhesives.Subtly curved scraping edge prevents corners from gouging the material.Stepped profile allows a low angle to the surface for less scratching and more efficient scraping.Use with Rockwell Sonicrafter Multi-Tools RK5139K (#46768) and RK5140K (#48783).Universal fit system adapts to fit other multi-tool brands.Blade Dimensions: 3.5"L x 1.77"W x 0.35"H.