Glues and Adhesives

Discover tips and techniques for choosing and using wood glues, adhesives, and tape for your woodworking projects. Find details on glue and adhesive application and clamping techniques.

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The 5 stickiest wood glue questions with expert answers
A wood glue will bond strongly as long as its consistency remains fluid.
Choose the Right glue
With so many adhesives available, selecting the best one for your woodworking project can be puzzling.
Put the Squeeze on Excess Glue
Squeeze-out defines any well-glued joint. Follow these tips to avoid overlooked spots of dried glue showing up during finishing.
32 Uses for Masking Tapes
Make sure you maintain your stock of a mundane, low-cost item that delivers more bang for the buck than you might expect. Masking and painter’s tapes offer protection, finesse, security, and more.

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What are guidelines for Jewish casket construction?
A dear friend asked me to build a casket for his dying father who is an orthodox Jew. This means no metal fasteners—only pegs and glue. But which glues are kosher?
What are some epoxy guidelines?

The local home center has dozens of types of epoxy. Do you have something specific in mind when your instructions say to epoxy two parts together?