Brent Greer asked:
"Is there a brand name for canopy glue that you prefer? I've never used it before and my local hobby store owner gave me a puzzled blank stare when I attempted to enquire about it with him."
Tony's blog post on canopy glue, including several brands:
Your local hobby shop must not do any scale aircraft modeling business, as this product is geared specifically for that application (hence the name "canopy glue".