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Glue

Post by smartkid222 » August 26th, 2010, 10:09 am

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Re: Glue

Post by lllazar » September 19th, 2010, 8:14 am

Cyanoacrylate? Thin Pro CA?
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Re: Glue

Post by jander14indoor » September 21st, 2010, 10:46 am

Pretty much the same glues that worked for Wright Stuff will work for helicopter. Same issues of minimizing weight will maximizing strength. The gluing discussion we migrated over from the old Wright Stuff site: http://soinc.org/sites/default/files/up ... weight.pdf still applies.

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Re: Glue

Post by chia » January 5th, 2011, 8:40 pm

Is anyone actually using ambroid cement?
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Re: Glue

Post by eta150 » January 6th, 2011, 4:19 am

yes
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Re: Glue

Post by lllazar » January 6th, 2011, 7:19 pm

Can that be bought at walmart?
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Re: Glue

Post by chia » January 6th, 2011, 7:28 pm

I would get it, but I always forget when I buy stuff online and I can't find it anywhere else.
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Re: Glue

Post by eta150 » January 7th, 2011, 4:44 am

You can find ambroid cement at:
turnertoys.com (under competition balsa something or other)
or
a2zcorp.us (science olympiad category)
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Re: Glue

Post by chia » January 7th, 2011, 10:09 am

Yep, I ordered some supplies last night from turnertoys and remembered to include ambroid. :)
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Re: Glue

Post by illusionist » February 26th, 2011, 8:52 am

Does anyone know of a CA glue remover? For example, acetone dissolves ambroid cement. Is there anything like that for CA?
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