Ensolite re-attachement ideas - Fiberglass RV

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Old 03-11-2007, 12:39 PM   #1
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One of the reasons I like my Surfside - the relatively square corners (at least as compared with a Boler) is causing a problem. The ensolite - smooth, not popcorn - is pulling away from the corner, but in the middle of a sheet. I'm looking for good ideas on how to glue it back and hold it in place until the glue sets without surgery on the sheet. Any input welcome.

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Old 03-11-2007, 12:57 PM   #2
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Not on a seam and not in a corner? Maybe take a hint for repairing veneer on wood...use a syringe filled with glue. I've only done that on a table top, but worked well when a weight was placed over the glued spot, until it dried. Maybe build a brace of some sort that pushes against the spot?

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Old 03-11-2007, 01:32 PM   #3
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I was thinking syringe, too. I know my original ensolite was attached with rubber cement. You may need to take the needle out of the syringe. Bigger hole, but still not noticeable.

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Old 03-14-2007, 08:29 PM   #4
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Hi: I just rec'd. my Apr. '07 catalogue from Lee Valley Tools in the Snail Mail and they have a set of 5 Glue Syringes for $10.50 Alf S. North shore of Lake Erie
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