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A timber glue for sticking difficult items

Selleys Liquid Nails

2/8/11 Gluing difficult items: whenever I make items in timber I always use glue. Selleys Liquid nails Fast Grab glue is easy to use and is water based for easy clean up. Apply using a calking gun; you can put on quite thick or a fine bead if needed. Then nail or screw, when the glue is dry the joint will never come apart. Selleys Liquid nails Fast Grab is perfect for sticking

  • Timber panelling to walls
  • Skirting boards
  • Styrene foam panels and blocks
  • Architraves
  • Particle board to masonry surfaces
  • Tasks where nailing is not desirable
  • Fsat grab liquid nails is also low odour making it ideal for indoor jobs, creates a strong bond – which will cope with shrinkage and thermal movement, so you know the job will last. It is paintable when dry, to give you a neat, quality finished job, cures and works best on porous surfaces, which makes it ideal for sticking wall panels to masonry. Selleys Liquid nails fast grab doesn’t drip, sag or string, so there is less mess when you are using the product.

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    Nail gun types:

    There are many different types of nail guns, the same if you are buying nail to use with a hammer there are different types of nails for different jobs. The important thing to choose the right gun is to know what types of jobs you want to do which then makes the choice of nails, the gun is now chosen. Gun types are called- COIL (Nails are in a coil & suitable for decking, nail plates), T NAIL (heavy duty nails with a T head), ANGLE BRADDER, (DA nails which are angled in the gun to help get into difficult areas) FRAMING (mainly used for house framing 75mm nails), BRADDER (16 & 18 G fine nails)