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Old 03-15-2019, 11:40 AM   #41
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i do not have any specific research regarding tb3 compared to to ,well anything .
i am not familiar with shock resistant cyclamate . that would be an improvement .
i have an article from july august 07 FHB . they use a bridle joint to compare different glues .Polyurethane does not do very well .i was glad since it was such a pain to work with .cyclamates are not even considered .
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Old 03-19-2019, 07:00 AM   #42
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I glued one up using the tbII and two dots of ca to hold it until glue dried
that one held better then any of the others
just cant believe that the other wood glue sucked so much
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just cant believe it was that big of a difference

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There's a reason those of us who do a lot of glue ups, use TB2. If it works, don't fix it.
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Doing a lot of stuff outside I like TB3 for any domestics. The only problem I've ever had with it is if it stores too long it will separate into a clumpy mess. I also always use the titebond brush these days. That thing is awesome, keeps everything way cleaner and a perfect amount of glue.

TB2 I use for most edge glue ups.

Lots of epoxy for outside as well especially in exotics but that's a whole different animal. I've never gotten anything to stay put with TB3 on exotics no matter how I prepped, inside is a different story.
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Doing a lot of stuff outside I like TB3 for any domestics. The only problem I've ever had with it is if it stores too long it will separate into a clumpy mess. I also always use the titebond brush these days. That thing is awesome, keeps everything way cleaner and a perfect amount of glue.

TB2 I use for most edge glue ups.

Lots of epoxy for outside as well especially in exotics but that's a whole different animal. I've never gotten anything to stay put with TB3 on exotics no matter how I prepped, inside is a different story.
i had to make some exterior shelves from IPE ,did research and some found a review ,said his tb3 held the best . I the wiped the edge with something/alcohol or before glue-up .i also used dominoes .i told the client it was a dumb choice of wood . all i ever heard is that the boards warped big .never said they came apart .Well it held well enough that I got them delivered ,that I know .
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Doing a lot of stuff outside I like TB3 for any domestics. The only problem I've ever had with it is if it stores too long it will separate into a clumpy mess. I also always use the titebond brush these days. That thing is awesome, keeps everything way cleaner and a perfect amount of glue.

TB2 I use for most edge glue ups.

Lots of epoxy for outside as well especially in exotics but that's a whole different animal. I've never gotten anything to stay put with TB3 on exotics no matter how I prepped, inside is a different story.
What is this Titebond Brush you speak of?
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What is this Titebond Brush you speak of?
Itís just a silicone glue brush with TBís name on it.

These are the ones i use, have a few extra in the kitchen and grill area also.

https://www.woodcraft.com/products/s...e-glue-brush-1

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does the brush help with anything? like bond better
or is it just for making spreading glue on a larger area easier?

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The right brush helps you get the right amount on. Some will give too little, some too much.
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does the brush help with anything? like bond better
or is it just for making spreading glue on a larger area easier?

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We use it to spread the glue in miter locks primarily.

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Whenever I am trimming or building something I clamp immediately i use TBI because it seems to require the least clamping time so when preassembling casing and small crown or base sections I can get them installed faster. If it is going to take a while to clamp or is exterior I use TBIII but I will say I hate the stuff. Every jug I buy seems to have sand in it. Dad has used TBII for years for any and everything and to my knowledge has never had a problem.

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