Re: Barge Cement

Pierre Oliver

There should be a specific thinner/cleaner for that product. No doubt it is known to cause cancer in California

Pierre Oliver
On 3/27/16 11:27 AM, north@... [STMFC] wrote:


I've been using Weldwood contact cement for various modeling & household projects for years.

I there a solvent it can thined with?  I tried acetone, the Weldwood just balled up.

Thanks, Robert Simpson

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On Mar 22, 2016, at 9:03 AM, Charles Peck lnnrr152@... [STMFC] wrote:

> How different is barge cement from Weldwood? Are we talking apples and oranges
> or is there some similarity?

Weldwood is (or at least was) a urea-formaldehide resin which, when set, formed a plastic. Barge cement, on the other hand, is a rubber-based contact cement similar to Goo.
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