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Old 02-16-2012, 11:45 AM   #1
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Sealing wood together?


Hi, I'm trying to seal two pieces of wood together end to end and am wondering what would be the best product to buy to do this?

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What is it your really trying to make?
A glued butt joint would be very weak.

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Old 02-16-2012, 04:08 PM   #3
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A post under my bed has snapped in half and I want to glue it together.
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Is it the post or one of the slats holding up the matteress?
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Old 02-16-2012, 06:21 PM   #5
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It's the middle post, and doesn't hold up the mattress.
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Old 02-16-2012, 09:07 PM   #6
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I've been looking around myself. How about some Gorilla Wood Glue in the crack between the boards?
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How about buying a new piece of wood and cutting it to fit?
If not, perhaps mending plates (metal flat stock from 1-4" or so that act like a splint)?

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