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Frank Ford's Adhesive Use Chart

I'm a hide glue novice and wanted to ask why (according to the Frank's glue chart)  PVA glue would be preferred for back braces but hide gl…

Started by Craig Walsh

5 Nov 1, 2015
Reply by eliya

White glue for top cracks and cleats?

So, I am a hide glue adherent. (See what I did there?) My buddy who has roughly 50 years of experience repairing instruments strongly sugg…

Started by Mark Pollock

3 May 7, 2014
Reply by Ned Knepp

Hot Hide Glue vs. cold glues

I'm almost ready with my shop to have to do the first glue applications. I was wondering what you guys favor, hot hide glue or cold glues?…

Started by Micha Schellhaas

11 Feb 7, 2014
Reply by Micha Schellhaas

SG jr. hide glue or yellow for neck set?

I'm building an SG jr. kit,mahogany, and I'm planning on setting the neck with hide glue. What are your thoughts?

Started by Ken Desiata

5 Apr 10, 2013
Reply by Eric Steven Johansen

Bridge with Hide Glue dry time

Hi, I have a situation where someone needs a guitar bridge repaired fairly quickly. I should be ready to adhere the bridge tomorrow (Wednes…

Started by John Cartwright

4 Sep 11, 2011
Reply by John Cartwright

Hide glue: gram strength how to measure?

Hi all,   Finaly I found a supplier for Hide Glue! But: there is no info at all on it's gram strength and my asking for that info was answe…

Started by Bart van Weperen

10 Oct 29, 2010
Reply by Bart van Weperen

Using Hide glue for neck dovetail joint and headstock v-joint

Hello, on my current build (martin double o) I am going to use hide glue for the first time on the neck assembly to the body (dovetail) an…

Started by Yair Fine

3 Apr 7, 2009
Reply by Bob Webster

Should old hide glue be removed first?

Hello everyone! I need some advice here from the glue specialists. I have received a Michael Kelly acoustic bass guitar with a cracked peg…

Started by Alexander López

8 Mar 6, 2009
Reply by Bob Webster


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