Adhesive to suit wood to wood

This is for any general chat and information. Posts on specific topics covered in other forums will be moved to keep all forums active and relevant. No political posts will be tolerated, and if you have had your fill of TSP then a political post is an easy way out the door"
pdandy
Yachtmaster
Posts: 4344
Joined: Jan 20th, '08, 21:09
Location: maffra vic

Re: Adhesive to suit wood to wood

Post by pdandy » Mar 24th, '18, 12:18

bachus wrote:
I still prefer butyl tape though - one roll will last a lifetime.
Mostly because I can't find it.
noelex 25 green velvet

User avatar
bachus
Able Skipper
Posts: 1961
Joined: Jan 24th, '13, 20:43
Location: Bayside, Melbourne

Re: Adhesive to suit wood to wood

Post by bachus » Mar 24th, '18, 13:09

Off topic . .

Where I take note of places I put things then no issue on finding again but the danger is when I put something down without taking any particular attention and or put something in a really “sensible” location. - well it was sensible at the time - then I am in trouble. Yes the double side tape I can find it :-)

Now as for the emergency food stores in the boat . . . . hmmm . . .
Jim
Castle 650 #96. Mystic.
Tow hack: Ford Territory TX SZ MkII Auto AWD

SimonP
Inshore Skipper
Posts: 209
Joined: Dec 18th, '09, 08:46
Location: Melbourne

Re: Adhesive to suit wood to wood

Post by SimonP » Mar 29th, '18, 22:04

Butyl mastic. Waterproof, lasts forever and has a consistency like Blu Tack, so you can always take it apart in years to come
Hours spent sailing are not counted in man's allotted time on earth.
The gods understand that time on the water is time spent in heaven.
Anon

Hartley TS16 #828 Grimalkin
Hartley TS16 #291 YOT
RL24 Mark I #41 Ariel
Melbourne, Victoria

User avatar
Tinggu
Able Skipper
Posts: 769
Joined: Jun 25th, '13, 08:59
Location: Toolondo, Vic

Re: Adhesive to suit wood to wood

Post by Tinggu » Mar 29th, '18, 22:23

Selleys do a butyl mastic in a caulking tube. I've used fro years on all sortsa stuff, most recently on our caravan. Skins over but always softish. Same or different?
SC23/Northwind 7 "Isabella Jane"
and a canoe

Post Reply

Return to “General”